2021 Expensive Community Colleges Rankings
The tuition & fees are the costs for attending class at a college and it varies by academic programs. The tuition & fees may be charged per semester, per course, or per credit hour.
In general, tuition & fees at community colleges is cheaper than 4 years colleges and they offer in-state tuition rate for state residents. The out-of-state tuition is charted by colleges to students who do not meet the school or state's residency requirement. Some community colleges also offer in-district rate of tuition and it is relatively cheaper than in-state rate as well as out-of-state rate.
For all community colleges, Western Suffolk BOCES has the most expensive tuition & fees ($43,050) and Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute has the second highest tuition & fees ($30,279) based on academic year 2019-2020 college costs data.
Below table ranks and compares the Expensive Community Colleges having expensive tuition & fees (based on out-of-state rate). For the ranking, we only include 4-year colleges that more than 0 students have enrolled in.
Expensive Community Colleges Comparison Table
|Rank||College Name||In-State Tuition & Fees||Out-of-State Tuition & Fees||Student Population||Online Student Population||Graduation Rate||Number of Programs Offered||Financial Aid Amount||Students to Faculty Ratio|
|1||Western Suffolk BOCES|
|$43,050||$43,050||313||-||77%||7||$4,426||12 to 1|
|2||Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute|
|$8,295||$30,279||687||2||53%||27||$5,118||15 to 1|
|3||Kankakee Community College|
|$13,200||$25,560||2,822||150||33%||79||$4,274||13 to 1|
|4||University of Pittsburgh-Titusville|
|$11,626||$21,566||225||-||25%||12||$8,014||7 to 1|
|5||Charles A Jones Career and Education Center|
|$7,500||$21,000||281||-||82%||9||$4,711||20 to 1|
|6||Community College of Beaver County|
|$12,630||$18,390||2,254||165||28%||68||$4,612||17 to 1|
|7||University of South Carolina-Lancaster|
|$7,558||$18,238||1,523||423||20%||5||$3,345||14 to 1|
|8||University of South Carolina-Salkehatchie|
|$7,558||$18,238||927||49||25%||2||$4,118||16 to 1|
|9||University of South Carolina-Sumter|
|$7,558||$18,238||1,110||57||31%||2||$4,456||15 to 1|
|10||University of South Carolina-Union|
|$7,558||$18,238||1,093||-||26%||2||$3,064||18 to 1|
|Average||$4,628||$8,325||5,614,242||775,216||34%||-||$4,240||18 to 1|