Cost Per Credit Hour

Number of
Credit Hours Enrolled
In-district
Tuition & Fees
Out-of-district
Tuition & Fees
On-line Tuition & Fees
1 Credit Hour $142.00 $252.00 $172.00
1/2 time attendance    6 Credit Hours $852.00 $1512.00 $1032.00
Minimum Full time    12 Credit Hours $1704.00 $3024.00 $2064.00
Average Full time      16 Credit Hours $2272.00 $4032.00 $2752.00
 
Other Costs . . .
Lab Fees:  Range from $0 to $450 per course, many of JWCC's courses have no lab fee.
Program Fees:  Range from $0 to $2400 per course, many of JWCC's courses have no lab fee.
Textbooks:  Cost per book ranges from $7 to $228.  Average cost per class is $120 - $150.
Note:  This rate is effective for all 2014-2015 classes.
 
Typical Costs (per semester) . . . Avg. Full Time Min. Full Time   3/4 Time 1/2 Time  
Tuition & Fees

$2272.00

$1704.00   $1278.00 $852.00  
Lab Fees $48.00 $0.00   $0.00 $0.00  
Textbooks $549.00 $415.00   $269.00 $198.00  
Total $2869.00 $2119.00   $1547.00 $1050.00  
(Classes Included in Sample Costs:  ENG 101, CMN 101, MAT 113, BIO 101, PSY 101.) Revised 02/17/2015
You are a district resident if you reside in any of the following Illinois school districts: Barry, Bluffs, Brown County, Central, Griggsville-Perry, Liberty, Meredosia-Chambersburg, Payson, Pikeland, Pleasant Hill, Quincy, Southeastern, Unity, West Pike.
JWCC classes taken via the internet are billed at $172 per credit hour regardless of where you live.