Tuition Costs

70% of Our Students Graduate Debt Free.

With our tuition costing about half of that of a state university and many financial aid options, you can save money while earning a degree to help you land your dream job or transfer into your program of choice for advanced education.

Resident Student Fees Per Credit Hour

Program Resident Tuition Student Financial Aid Fee Student Activity Fee Capital Improvement Fee Technology Fee Parking Fee Total Fees for Academic Year (30 Hours)
Credit Programs (A&P, PSV, College Prep) $81.21 $4.07 $8.13 $13.88 $4.07 $2.00 $113.36 $3,400.80
Credit Programs (BS, BAS) $91.79 $4.59 $9.18 $13.56 $4.59 $2.00 $125.71 $3,771.30
Postsecondary Adult Vocational (PSAV) $72.03 $7.21 $0.00 $0.00 $3.61 $2.00 $84.85 $2,545.50
Continuing Workforce Education $106.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.00 $108.00 $3,240.00

Non-Resident Student Fees Per Credit Hour

Program Resident Tuition Non-Resident Tuition Student Financial Aid Fee Student Activity Fee Capital Improvement Fee Technology Fee Parking Fee Total Fees for Academic Year (30 Hours)
Credit Programs (A&P, PSV, College Prep) $81.21 $243.79 $16.25 $8.13 $65.00 $16.25 $2.00 $432.63 $12,978.90
Credit Programs (BS, BAS) $91.79 $511.41 $30.16 $9.18 $120.64 $30.16 $2.00 $795.34 $23,860.20
Postsecondary Adult Vocational (PSAV) $72.03 $216.08 $28.82 $0.00 $0.00 $14.41 $2.00 $333.34 $10,000.20
Continuing Workforce Education $106.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $2.00 $108.00 $3,240.00

Note: A Parking Fee of $2.00 Per Credit Hour is assessed to each program. The parking fee is not applicable to Florida SouthWestern State College Online courses

Please visit the Financial Aid web page for information on paying for school.

Definitions:

  • A&P

    • Advanced & Professional education for college credit (A.A. degree)
  • PSV

    • Postsecondary Vocational education for college credit (A.S. degree)
  • College Prep

    • Courses to attain college entrance skills
  • BS

    • Bachelor Science
  • BAS

    • Bachelor of Applied Science
  • PSAV

    • Postsecondary Adult Vocational education leading to a vocational certificate or degree
  • Continuing Workforce Education

    • Courses which enhance/upgrade job-related skills

2020-2021 Tuition Costs

2020-2021 Estimated Cost of Attendance

Full-Time Student Florida Residents

Estimated Expenses
(separated by living arrangement)
*Expenses may vary depending on the student
Parents/Relatives On Campus Off Campus
Tuition and Fees
View Detailed Tuition Costs
$3,400 $3,400 $3,400
Books and Supplies $1,950 $1,950 $1,950
Room and Board $2,581 $10,500 $9,927
Transportation $2,815 $500 $2,815
Personal Expenses $1,820 $1,820 $1,820
Total $12,566 $18,170 $19,912

* Tuition and fees figures are based on an undergraduate student taking 15 undergraduate credit hours per term for two terms (Fall and Spring) for a two year degree program. Tuition and fees are estimated and subject to final approval by the FSW Board of Trustees. Cost of Attendance are estimates used for the purpose of Financial Aid.

Full-Time Student Out of State Residents

Estimated Expenses
(separated by living arrangement)
*Expenses may vary depending on the student
Parents/Relatives On Campus Off Campus
Tuition and Fees
View Detailed Tuition Costs
$12,978 $12,978 $12,978
Books and Supplies $1,950 $1,950 $1,950
Room and Board $2,581 $10,500 $9,927
Transportation $2,815 $500 $2,815
Personal Expenses $1,820 $1,820 $1,820
Total $22,144 $27,748 $29,490

2019-2020 Tuition Costs

2019-2020 Estimated Cost of Attendance

Full-Time Student Florida Residents

Estimated Expenses
(separated by living arrangement)
*Expenses may vary depending on the student
Parents/Relatives On Campus Off Campus
Tuition and Fees
View Detailed Tuition Costs
$3,400 $3,400 $3,400
Books and Supplies $1,950 $1,950 $1,950
Room and Board $2,581 $10,500 $9,927
Transportation $2,815 $500 $2,815
Personal Expenses $1,820 $1,820 $1,820
Total $12,566 $18,170 $19,912

* Tuition and fees figures are based on an undergraduate student taking 15 undergraduate credit hours per term for two terms (Fall and Spring) for a two year degree program. Tuition and fees are estimated and subject to final approval by the FSW Board of Trustees. Cost of Attendance are estimates used for the purpose of Financial Aid.

Full-Time Student Out of State Residents

Estimated Expenses
(separated by living arrangement)
*Expenses may vary depending on the student
Parents/Relatives On Campus Off Campus
Tuition and Fees
View Detailed Tuition Costs
$12,978 $12,978 $12,978
Books and Supplies $1,950 $1,950 $1,950
Room and Board $2,581 $10,500 $9,927
Transportation $2,815 $500 $2,815
Personal Expenses $1,820 $1,820 $1,820
Total $22,144 $27,748 $29,490