Cost of Attendance

2017-2018 Estimated
NCTA Student Budgets

RESIDENT & NON-RESIDENT
  Tuition and FeesRoom and BoardBooks and SuppliesPersonalLoan Fees Total
On-Campus $5,148 $7,098 $1,010 $3,600 $56   $16,912
Off-campus $5,148 $6,680 $1,010 $3,600 $56   $16,494
Living at home $5,148 $2,200 $1,010 $1,800 $56   $10,214

*Costs based on a two-semester academic year and full-time enrollment. 
Please contact the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid for tuition and fee amounts for half-time or 3/4 time enrollment.

Additional Cost of Attendance Information

  • Students enrolled less than full-time as of the census date of each term will have their budgets reduced accordingly.
  • All costs are subject to actual fee structures as approved by the Board of Regents and will be revised accordingly for each academic year.
  • Budgets are based on 17 credit hours per semester and cover a nine-month period.
  • Day care costs are not included but could be if the student provides documentation.
  • Commuter costs will be used for students living with parent(s), relatives, or their legal guardians.
  • For those students living off-campus, room and board figures include utilities .
  • All budgets are single student budgets. Students with dependents will be given an allowance for family size as a part of the need analysis on their FAFSA.
  • Figures represent the best estimates of expenses a full-time student in a given budget category might be expected to incur.

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