Tuition Costs

Striving to make college affordable

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Rates and Fees

Bay College strives to keep tuition rates low making college more affordable for you. Tuition rates are determined by contact hours, the number of hours a student must attend class per week (including lecture), discussion and or laboratory sessions. Please review the current tuition rates and fees below.

Delta County Residents
 Item Rate
Tuition Rate $124.00
Student Success Fee $7.00
Technology Fee $30.00
Facility Fee N/A
Tuition and Fees/Sem. $2,415.00
Tuition and Fees/Year $4,830.00
Dickinson County Residents
 Item Rate
Tuition Rate $183.00
Student Success Fee $7.00
Technology Fee $30.00
Facility Fee N/A
Tuition and Fees/Sem. $3,300.00
Tuition and Fees/Year $6,600.00
Michigan In-State Residents and Wisconsin Reciprocal Counties
 Item Rate
Tuition Rate $213.00
Student Success Fee $7.00
Technology Fee $30.00
Facility Fee $13.00
Tuition and Fees/Sem. $3,945.00
Tuition and Fees/Year $7,890.00
Out of State Residents
Item Rate
Tuition Rate $260.00
Student Success Fee $7.00
Technology Fee $30.00
Facility Fee $13.00
Tuition and Fees/Sem. $4,650.00
Tuition and Fees/Year $9,300.00

Fees Explained

Student Development and Success Fee

The Student Development and Success Fee is paid by all students fall and winter semesters up to 16 hours per semester to fund a variety of student events, groups, and activities. Payment of this fee also entitles the student to reduced price tickets to all events provided by the Campus Activities Board (CAB) and athletics.

Technology Fee

The Technology Fee is paid by all students up to 16 hours per semester for technology services including the use of free WIFI, support, online modules, tutoring, testing and computing centers.

Facility Fee

The Faciltiy Fee is charged to all students up to 16 hours per semester who are not residents of Delta or Dickinson counties and who are attending classes at the Escanaba or West Campus (excludes online courses, clinics, co-ops, and internships). Please note, tuition rates and fees are subject to change by the action of the Bay College Board of Trustees.

Course Specific Fees

Course specific fees are assessed to students taking classes that require special equipment, consumable supplies or extraordinary overhead. Please review Bay College's current course specific fees below.

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Net Price Calculator

The cost of attendance is an estimate of the educational expenses for the period of enrollment including tuition, fees, transportation, housing and personal expenses which vary by student. Typically, it is based on full-time enrollment for the Fall and Winter semester. The calculator estimates your college costs to help you plan ahead.

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