Understanding Tuition & Fees
Knowing the tuition related to going to UNK means that you can plan financially for 4-6 years. Check out the data below to understand how UNK's price compares to other schools and if you need to prepare for tuition increases.
How do Fees & Tuition at UNK Measure Up To Other Colleges?
The following table shows how UNK compares to other colleges nationally, regionally and by state.
|Nationwide||The Plains States||Nebraska|
|Tuition and Fees||Below Average||Below Average||Below Average|
|In-State Tuition and Fees||Inexpensive||Inexpensive||Inexpensive|
In-State Students Will Get a Tuition Discount
The cost of tuition and fees at UNK is significantly lowered for students living in Nebraska. Tuition and fees for in-state students is set at $7,326 for the 2017 - 2018 year, a 48.1% discount off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $5,753 and fees $1,573.
Out-of-state students at UNK spent $14,106 in tuition and fees in 2017 - 2018. $1,573 was charged for fees, and $12,533 was for tuition.
Look at the table below to find 2017 - 2018 academic year costs.
Check out the Cost Per Credit Hour page for details.
Tuition and Fees Projection
Tuition and Fees for out-of-state students attending University of Nebraska at Kearney increased with an average yearly rate of 3.0% within the last five years. Over that same period, tuition increased by 3.0% and fees increased by 4.9%. Based on this, we predict the price of tuition and fees this year will be $14,526.
At this rate, we estimate the total cost of tuition and fees for a two year degree to be $29,486 and for a four year degree to be $60,755. This doesn't cover other charges for example room and board, books, and transportation.
Look at this next chart to see how UNK tuition and fees might increase including residency based reductions in the years to come.
At most colleges you'll wind up spending more in your final year of school than you will in your first. This is because of annual cost growth. It pays to be in the know!
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