2022 Tuition and Comparison Chart

2022 Tuition & fees

The 2022 undergraduate tuition & fees at California Institute of Technology are $58,680 on average over undergraduate programs. The undergraduate tuition & fees have increased by 3.20% from last year.
The 2022 graduate tuition & fees are $58,443 on average. The graduate tuition & fees have increased by 3.17% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2022 tuition & fees and the tuition trends over the last 5 years.
2022 California Institute of Technology Tuition & fees
YearUndergraduateGraduate
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2018$48,111 $1,797$48,111 $1,797
2019$50,487 $1,875$50,487 $1,875
2020$52,506 $2,094$52,506 $2,094
2021$54,570 $2,292$54,570 $2,292
2022$56,364 $2,316$56,364 $2,316

2022 Living Costs

The 2022 average on-campus living costs is $19,839 including room & board and other living expenses (a student lives in on-campus housing such as dormitory and school-owned apartment). For students living in off-campus housing, the average living cost is $22,014.
The living cost at the school has increased by 2.12% from last year.
The following table and chart show the living costs changes over the last 5 years.
2022 Living Costs
YearOn-CampusOff-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpensesRoom & BoardOther Expenses
2018$14,796$2,874$13,293$4,248
2019$15,525$2,874$13,779$4,248
2020$16,644$2,091$14,631$4,311
2021$17,337$2,091$16,578$4,641
2022$17,748$2,091$17,253$4,761

2022 Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

The 2022 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,428 at California Institute of Technology. The books & supplies cost stays same as last year.
The following table and chart show the 2022 books & supplies costs and the trends over the last 5 years.
California Institute of Technology 2022 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2018$1,323
2019$1,323
2020$1,428
2021$1,428
2022$1,428

2022 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2022 graduate tuition per credit hour is $522 on average. The graduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 7.41% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2022 tuition per credit hour and its trends over the last 5 years.
2022 Tuition per Credit Hour
YearTuition per Credit Hour
2018$446
2019$467
2020$486
2021$486
2022$522