Understanding Tuition & Fees
Learn how the tuition and fees at UT Chattanooga match up to other U.S. colleges and universities and see what you can do to properly get prepared for potential price growth.
Tuition & Fees Evaluation
For nationwide, regional and statewide comparisons, view the following table to find out how UT Chattanooga compares to other colleges.
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In-State Students Will Get a Tuition Discount
Tuition and fees at UT Chattanooga is reduced dramatically for residents of Tennessee. Tuition and fees for in-state students is set at $8,664 for the 2017 - 2018 year, a 65.0% discount off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $6,888 and fees $1,776.
UT Chattanooga tuition and fees for out-of-state undergrads is $24,782 for the 2017 - 2018 school year. $1,776 was charged for fees, and $23,006 was tuition.
View the following table to find 2017 - 2018 school year costs.
For more info, click UT Chattanooga Cost Per Credit Hour.
Are Tuition & Fees Increasing or Decreasing?
The University of Tennessee - Chattanooga tuition and fees for out-of-state students increased at a standard yearly rate of 0.9% over the past five years. Over that same period, tuition increased by 0.9% and fees increased by 1.4%. Based on this, we predict the price of tuition and fees this year will be $25,005.
At this rate, we estimate the total cost of tuition and fees for a two year degree to be $50,235 and for a four year degree to be $101,379. Remember, this doesn't cover other charges for example room and board, transportation, and books.
See the following chart to see how UT Chattanooga tuition and fees might increase including residence based reductions in the years to come.
Mainly due to the cost of living as well as other factors, the cost of college is likely to grow each year. For this reason your last year of school may very well be much more expensive than your initial year.
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