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Tuition and Fee Comparison

Starting a four-year education? The tuition you save during your first two years at SCC could actually pay for a year or more of your tuition at a four-year institution after you transfer.

Please note: For the most up-to-date information about tuition and fees, please refer to the CCS website.

Washington Resident Out-of-state Resident

College
Tuition and Fees,
Full-time Student
Two-year
Savings
Tuition and Fees,
Full-time Student
Two-year
Savings
Spokane Community College $2,550 - $3,216 -
Eastern Washington University $4,905 $4,710 $13,740 $21,048
Washington State University $6,866 $8,632 $17,180 $27,928
Whitworth University $25,682 $46,264 $25,682 $44,932
Gonzaga University $26,120 $47,140 $26,120 $45,808
Please note: This comparison is based on 2007-2008 tuition for a full-time student attending one full academic year. This excludes lab and course fees, room and board, etc.

Seeking a technical degree or professional certificate?

Check out SCC first. While it may be possible to earn certain technical degrees or professional certificates more quickly at a proprietary institution, your total tuition costs will be many times higher than at SCC.


College
Tuition and Fees,
Full-time Student
Annual
Savings
Spokane Community College $2,550 -
Proprietary Schools(1) $7,000-$10,000 $4,450-$7,450
(1): Includes schools such as Phoenix University, Apollo College, and ITT Tech