Tuition & Fees: What to Know
Understanding the tuition related to going to Penn State Lehigh Valley lets you plan a budget for your college years. Check out the numbers following to understand how Penn State Lehigh Valley's price compares to other colleges and universities and if you need to arrange for a rise in tuition.
How do Fees & Tuition at Penn State Lehigh Valley Measure Up To Other Colleges?
For nationwide, regional and statewide comparisons, look at the following table to find out how Penn State Lehigh Valley compares to other colleges.
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In-State Tuition Discount Offered
The cost of tuition and fees at Penn State Lehigh Valley is lowered significantly for students from Pennsylvania. Tuition and fees for in-state students is set at $14,460 for the 2017 - 2018 year, a 35.4% discount off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $13,484 and fees $976.
Penn State Lehigh Valley fees and tuition for out-of-state undergrads is $22,378 for the 2017 - 2018 school year. Of this total, $21,402 was the cost of tuition and $976 the cost of fees.
Look at the following table to find 2017 - 2018 academic year costs.
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Tuition and Fees Projection
Tuition and Fees for out-of-state students attending Pennsylvania State University - Lehigh Valley increased at an average annual rate of 1.9% in the last five years. Over that same period, tuition increased by 2.0% and fees increased by 2.3%. Due to this, we predict the price of tuition and fees for this year will be $22,812.
At this rate, we estimate the total cost of tuition and fees for a two year degree to be $46,067 and $93,938 for a four-year degree. Remember, this doesn't include other costs such as room and board, transportation, and books.
The following chart shows estimated future fees and tuition including residence based reductions for undergraduate students at Penn State Lehigh Valley.
Take note of just how much the tuition and fees are increasing yearly. At many colleges undergrads will wind up paying a higher price for their last year of school than they did for their first.
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