What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Prepare yourself economically for your degree. Compare Sam Houston State University's fees and tuition to U.S. colleges. Check for price trends and potential increases to see if you have to allocate more money for the next 4-6 years of paying for college.
How do Tuition & Fees at SHSU Compare to Other Schools?
The subsequent table outlines how SHSU measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
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In-State Students Can Receive a Discounted Tuition
SHSU tuition and fees is dramatically lowered for residents of Texas. For in-state students, tuition and fees is set at $8,062 for the 2017 - 2018 year, 55.3% off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $5,472 and fees $2,590.
SHSU out-of-state students paid $18,022 in fees and tuition in 2017 - 2018. $2,590 was charged for fees, and $15,432 was tuition.
The subsequent table outlines the costs defined above for the 2017 - 2018 academic year.
For more info, visit SHSU Cost Per Credit Hour.
Future Full-Time Tuition and Fees
Sam Houston State University tuition and fees for out-of-state students grew with a typical yearly rate of 3.2% in the last 5 years. In the same time period, tuition grew by 3.1% and fees grew by 2.4%. Based on this, we estimate the cost of tuition and fees this year will total $18,604.
For a two-year degree, we estimate tuition and fees will be $37,809 and for a four year degree to be $78,100. This does not cover additional charges for example room and board, books, and transportation.
View what future tuition and fees will be for SHSU students including residency based discounts in the next chart.
Because of inflation along with other factors, the price of college is likely to grow every year. For this reason your final year of college might be much more than your initial year.
Uncover answers to your financial problems in the tuition & fees FAQ.