Cost and Payment Information

Cost is $160* per credit hour, plus books.  For example, the tuition for a three credit hour lecture-based course will cost $480, plus the addition cost of books.  Books are available for purchase from the JWCC bookstore.  Some courses may have an additional lab fee as well.

The online course is $190* per credit hour, plus books. A three credit-hour online course is $570.

Bills will be sent in July for fall courses and November for spring courses.  Payment is expected ten days prior to the start of class.  A payment plan is available by contacting the JWCC Business Office at 217.641.4207.

Please view the Scholarship Forms section for additional scholarship opportunities through the JWCC Foundation Office.

*Tuition rate and fees are based on 2017-2018 rates and subject to change without notice based on board approval.