What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Prepare yourself financially for your college degree. Compare Pennsylvania State University - World Campus' tuition charges to U.S. colleges and universities. Check for price tendencies and potential increases to find out if you have to allocate more money for the next 4-6 years of tuition.
How do Tuition & Fees at Penn State World Campus Measure Up To Other Schools?
For nationwide, regional and statewide comparisons, look at the table below to see how Penn State World Campus measures up to other schools.
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How Much Will Tuition & Fees Be for Penn State World Campus?
In the 2017 - 2018 academic year, full time students at Penn State World Campus paid $13,988, before adjustments for financial need. Of this amount, the cost of tuition totaled $13,484. The other $504 represents additional fees. Find out more about the net price.
Unlike public colleges, Penn State World Campus does not provide marked down tuition and fees to students who live in state.
Tuition and fees cover the cost of attendance for one academic year, but don't cover room and board, which will be an extra charge you will incur if you live on campus. Then again, many students will end up paying under full tuition after receiving financial aid and other discounts.
The following table outlines the costs explained above for the 2017 - 2018 school year.
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Are Tuition and Fees Going Up or Down?
There has been a rise of 1.7% in Pennsylvania State University - World Campus tuition and fees for out-of-state students in the past 5 years. Tuition expanded by 1.8% and fees expanded by 0.0%. This year, students should anticipate paying $14,230 if the growth keeps up.
Because of price increases, the full cost of a four-year Penn State World Campus degree will be $58,414, and the full price of a two-year degree would be $28,706, not including other costs such as books, transportation, and room and board.
The following chart shows estimated upcoming tuition and fees for undergraduate students at Penn State World Campus.
Be aware of how much college fees and tuition is increasing every year. At most schools students will end up paying a greater price for their final year of college than they did for their first.
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