Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
$11,144 ($1,556)
Off-campus Living Costs
$20,358
Undergraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
$331 ($46)

2020 Cost of Attendance

The 2020 tuition & fees of Long Beach City College are $1,556 for California residents and $11,144 for out-of-state students. Compare to Public, 2-4 Years Colleges in California, its tuition & fees are expensive.
Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Empire College and San Jose City College, tuition & fees of Long Beach City College is inexpensive where the average tuition & fees of the schools are $19,581.
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 Long Beach City College are $1,556 for California residents and $11,144 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition & fees have increased by 37.75% 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$6,624 $78
2017$7,320 $78
2018$7,416 $84
2019$7,680 $70
2020$9,952 $724
2021$10,374 $770

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 11.08% 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$11,175$4,335
2017$12,492$4,399
2018$13,293$4,509
2019$13,779$4,548
2020$15,084$5,274
2021$15,084$5,274

Living Costs Trends Chart

2020 Books & Supplies Costs

The 2020 average cost for purchasing books & supplies is $1,972 at Long Beach City College. The books & supplies cost has increased by 2.87% 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

Long Beach City College 2020 Books & Supplies Costs
YearBooks & Supplies Costs
2016$1,825
2017$1,791
2018$1,854
2019$1,917
2020$1,972
2021$1,972

Books & Supplies Costs Trends Chart

2020 Tuition Per Credit Hour

The 2020 undergraduate tuition per credit hour at Long Beach City College is $46 for California residents and $331 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition per credit hour has increased by 3.44% 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$276
2017$46$276
2018$46$309
2019$46$320
2020$46$331
2021$46$343

Tuition Per Credit Hour Trends Chart