Paying for CET-El Centro
Tuition & Fees
number of programs offered
The largest programs at CET-El Centro is Welding Technology/Welder and its 2023 tuition is $15,500. The length of the program is 900 contact hours ( or credit hours) and, it requires 8 months to complete the program in average.
The tuition & fees at CET-El Centrois expensive compared to the national average of Welding Technology/Welder program (the average is $10,370).
Largest Programs Information
The following table shows the 2023 tuition & fees of the largest programs at CET-El Centro with program length and completion time.
|Program||Tuition & Fees||Books & Supplies Costs||Program Length||Average Completion Time||National Average (in Vocational schools)|
|1||Welding Technology/Welder||$15,500||-||900 Contact Hours||8 Months||$10,370|
|2||Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor||$11,476||-||630 Contact Hours||6 Months||$6,710|
|3||Building Construction Technology||$15,249||-||900 Contact Hours||8 Months||$13,522|
|4||Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor||$5,875||-||300 Contact Hours||4 Months||$6,710|
|5||Accounting||$15,249||-||900 Contact Hours||8 Months||$14,132|
|6||Retailing and Retail Operations||$10,754||-||630 Contact Hours||6 Months||$10,754|
Tuition & Fees Trends Chart
The following chart shows the changes of tuition and books & supplies costs over the past 5 years. The cost is for the Welding Technology/Welder program which is the largest program at CET-El Centro.
2023 Living Costs
The 2023 average living costs is $18,870 including room & board and other living expenses. The living cost at CET-El Centrohas increased by 2.86% from last year.
The following table and chart show the 2023 living costs and the cost trends over last 5 years at CET-El Centro.
Living Costs Trends
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