Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
$5,942 ($1,142)
Off-campus Living Costs
$20,358
Undergraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$246 ($46)

2020 Cost of Attendance

The 2020 tuition & fees of Compton College are $1,142 for California residents and $5,942 for out-of-state students. Compare to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California, its tuition & fees are relatively inexpensive.
Compared to similar schools in rankings such as College of Alameda and Barstow Community College, tuition & fees of Compton College is relatively inexpensive where the average tuition & fees of the schools are $8,180.
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 Compton College are $1,142 for California residents and $5,942 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition & fees have decreased by 0.94% 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$5,184 $38
2017$5,640 $38
2018$5,808 $38
2019$6,288 $38
2020$5,904 $38
2021$5,904 $38

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 12.93% 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$11,494$4,150
2017$12,492$4,158
2018$13,293$4,279
2019$13,779$4,248
2020$15,084$5,274
2021$11,164$10,058

Living Costs Trends Chart

2020 Books & Supplies Costs

The 2020 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,971 at Compton College. The books & supplies cost has increased by 2.66% 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

Compton College 2020 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2016$1,746
2017$1,792
2018$1,848
2019$1,920
2020$1,971
2021$1,080

Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

2020 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2020 undergraduate tuition per credit hour at Compton College is $46 for California residents and $246 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has decreased by 0.94% 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$48$216
2017$46$235
2018$46$242
2019$46$262
2020$46$246
2021$46$336

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Chart