The value of a college education is priceless in today’s world. At Northwest State, you can earn that college degree at a significantly lower cost than you would pay at a four-year college or university.

CREDIT HOURS IN-STATE TUITION OUT-OF-STATE TUITION CAREER SERVICE FEE
1 177.33 348.66 8.50
2 354.66 697.32 17.00
3 531.99 1,045.98 25.50
4 709.32 1,394.64 34.00
5 886.65 1,743.30 42.50
6 1,063.98 2,091.96 51.00
7 1,241.31 2,440.62 59.50
8 1,418.64 2,789.28 68.00
9 1,595.97 3,137.94 76.50
10 1,773.30 3,486.60 85.00
11 1,950.63 3,835.26 93.50
12 2,127.96 4,183.92 102.00
13 2,305.29 4,532.58 110.50
14 2,482.62 4,881.24 119.00
15 2,659.95 5,229.90 127.50
16 2,837.28 5,578.56 136.00
17 3,014.61 5,927.22 144.50
18 3,191.94 6,275.88 153.00
19 3,369.27 6,624.54 161.50
20 3,546.60 6,973.20 170.00
STUDENT FEES    
Academic Fresh Start/application per course $10
Academic Fresh Start/transcript placement fee per course $20
Career Advantage Fee (one-time fee for new students) $75
Credit by Documentation (includes portfolio evaluation) $45-$262
Distance Learning   $25
Facility fee (off-campus)   $21-$196
Dean’s Leadership Cluster Domestic Travel Fees $0-$1500
Dean’s Leadership Cluster International Cluster Fees $0-$3000
Fingerprinting – BCI   $29
Fingerprinting – FBI   $33
Tuition & Fee Installment Plan   $20
Late Payment Fee   $50
Medical Fresh Start Petition Fee   $20
NSF Check Fee     $20
Nrs. Acceptance Deposit Fee   $100
Proficiency Examination Fee   $45-$262
Retesting Placement Test Fee   $20
Student Fee     $41
Student ID Replacement Fee   $10

Above rates are effective as of summer 2020. The average full-time student will take 12-15 credit hours per semester. See a complete list of 2019-2020 lab fees.