What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Get a better idea of the tuition and fees charged by Shepherd University in order to plan successfully for your college years. Examine the figures following to know how Shepherd University's cost measures up to other colleges and if you should arrange for tuition increases.
How Does Shepherd University Compare to Other Schools?
The next table outlines how Shepherd University measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
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In-State Students Can Receive a Discounted Tuition
Shepherd University tuition and fees is dramatically lowered for students from West Virginia. For in-state students, tuition and fees is set at $7,328 for the 2017 - 2018 year, 59.0% off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $5,364 and fees $1,964.
Shepherd University out-of-state undergrads paid $17,869 in fees and tuition in 2017 - 2018. $2,914 was for fees, and $14,955 was for tuition.
View the following table to see 2017 - 2018 academic year costs.
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Are Tuition & Fees Increasing or Decreasing?
Shepherd University tuition and fees for out-of-state students grew at a standard yearly rate of 4.6% within the last 5 years. In the same time period, tuition grew by 6.0% and fees grew by 0.4%. Based on this, we estimate the cost of tuition and fees this year will total $18,700.
For a two-year degree, we estimate tuition and fees will be $38,269 and for a four year degree to be $80,181. Remember, this does not cover additional charges including room and board, books, and transportation.
See what future tuition and fees will be for Shepherd University students including residence based discounts in the next chart.
Mainly due to inflation as well as other variables, the price of college has a tendency to grow every year. For this reason your final year of college could be much more than your initial year.
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