Tuition & Fees: What to Know
Learn how fees and tuition at Penn State Altoona measure up to other universities and colleges and find out how you can successfully get prepared for probable price growth.
Penn State Altoona Tuition & Fees Compared to Other Schools
For nationwide, regional and statewide comparisons, check out the table below to find out how Penn State Altoona compares to other colleges.
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Tuition Discounts Offered to In-State Students
The cost of tuition and fees at Penn State Altoona is reduced significantly for students living in Pennsylvania. Tuition and fees for in-state students is set at $15,190 for the 2017 - 2018 year, a 35.9% discount off the full price. Tuition is $14,214 and fees $976.
Out-of-state undergrads at Penn State Altoona spent $23,692 in fees and tuition in 2017 - 2018. Of this total, $22,716 was the expense of tuition and $976 the price of fees.
Check out the table below to find 2017 - 2018 school year costs.
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Future Full-Time Tuition and Fees
Tuition and Fees for out-of-state students attending Pennsylvania State University - Altoona increased with a typical yearly rate of 2.4% over the past five years. Over that same period, tuition increased by 2.4% and fees increased by 2.3%. Due to this, we predict the price of tuition and fees this year will be $24,268.
At this rate, we estimate the total cost of tuition and fees for a two year degree to be $49,125 and $100,667 for a four-year degree. Remember, this doesn't cover other charges for example room and board, transportation, and books.
View predicted potential tuition and fees for Penn State Altoona students which includes residence based reductions in the following chart.
At most colleges you will wind up paying more in your final year of school than you will in your first. This is due to annual cost growth. It's good to keep yourself informed!
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