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Tuition & Fees


Tuition is charged per academic credit hour, according to a student's residency classification. Fees may vary, and will be assessed at the time of registration.

Tuition chart, Maricopa College versus Arizona Universities 

Students pay tuition according to their residency status. Questions regarding residency can be answered in the Admissions and Records office at 480-517-8540.


Maricopa County Resident $84/Credit until June 30, 2016
$86/Credit after July 1, 2016
$359 per credit hour
$325 per credit hour
Out-of-State (WUE)
Students participating in Western Undergraduate Exchange Program District-wide.
$126 per credit hour
Out-of-State Online Learning / Distance Learning
Distant learning courses offered to out-of-state students, whether living inside or outside of Arizona
$215 per credit hour



Audit Fees $25
Registration Processing Fee
Per semester, per college..
Course Fees
Some courses may have additional costs. The College reserves the right to add and adjust course fees, as deemed appropriate.
Returned Check Fee $15 per check
Transcripts - Official $5
Transcripts - Unofficial Free


*PLEASE NOTE: Tuition and fees are subject to change, and are due ten days prior to the start of your class.