Average Community College Tuition Cost

For public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,747 per year for in-state students and $8,525 for out-of-state students (2023).
For private colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,673 per year.
Tuition Range: $3,337 $14,406 Avg. Tuition: $7,464

Average Community College Tuition Cost (2023)

State
Average Tuition
Public Colleges
In-State
Out-State
Private Colleges
Most Affordable Colleges

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Did You Know?

The least inexpensive state for community college tuition is New Mexico, with an average tuition of $3,337. The most expensive state for community college tuition is Pennsylvania, with an average tuition of $14,406.