Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
$10,026 ($1,404)
Off-campus Living Costs
$20,358
Undergraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$311 ($46)

2020 Cost of Attendance

The 2020 tuition & fees of Cerritos College are $1,404 for California residents and $10,026 for out-of-state students. Compare to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California, its tuition & fees are relatively expensive.
Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Bakersfield College and Butte College, tuition & fees of Cerritos College is average where the average tuition & fees of the schools are $8,517.
The average living cost of the school is $20,358 when a student lives off-campus.

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2020 Tuition & fees

The 2020 undergraduate tuition & fees at Cerritos College are $1,404 for California residents and $10,026 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition & fees have increased by 0.64% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition & fees and the tuition trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Trends Table

2020 Tuition & fees
YearTuitionFees
2016$7,506 $58
2017$8,540 $58
2018$8,652 $58
2019$8,652 $58
2020$8,708 $58
2021$9,968 $58

Tuition Trends Chart

2020 Living Costs

The 2020 average living cost is $20,358 including room & board and other living expenses.
The living cost at the school has increased by 16.13% from last year.
The following table and chart show the living costs changes over the last 5 years.

Living Costs Trends

2020 Living Costs(Off-Campus Living)
YearRoom & BoardOther Expenses
2016$11,492$4,150
2017$12,492$4,158
2018$13,292$4,238
2019$13,292$4,238
2020$15,084$5,274
2021$16,580$4,642

Living Costs Trends Chart

2020 Books & Supplies Costs

The 2020 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,972 at Cerritos College. The books & supplies cost has increased by 6.36% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 books & supplies costs and the trends over the last 5 years.

Books & Supplies Costs Trends

Cerritos College 2020 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2016$1,746
2017$1,790
2018$1,854
2019$1,854
2020$1,972
2021$1,080

Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

2020 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2020 undergraduate tuition per credit hour at Cerritos College is $46 for California residents and $311 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 0.65% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2020 tuition per credit hour and its trends over the last 5 years.

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Table

2020 Tuition per Credit Hour
YearCalifornia ResidentsOut-of-State
2016$46$252
2017$46$305
2018$46$309
2019$46$309
2020$46$311
2021$46$356

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Chart