Affordable Tuition Rates
NHCC's tuition and fee rates:
- $181.98 per credit for campus-based courses
- $194.73 per credit for online courses
- $206.43 per credit for nursing courses
The cost to attend NHCC full-time is approximately $5,459 per year (based on 30 credits) - one of the lowest in the state. Tuition is based on the number of credits students take per semester, which makes us very affordable for both full-time and part-time students.
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| College or University
||Costs Per Year (Tuition/Fees)
| North Hennepin Community College
| Average public 4-yr university (MnSCU)
| Average University of Minnesota
| Rasmussen College
| Minnesota School of Business / Globe
| Average private 4-yr university
*Source: 2015-16 tuition and fees information from 2016-2016 MnSCU Viewbook publication and www.mnscu.edu.
Financial Aid & Scholarships
Financial aid and scholarships are available to help qualifying students afford college. Our NHCC Foundation has awarded more than $2 million in student scholarships - about $150,000 each year. NHCC staff are available to help students with the financial aid process, contact us with questions!
People often think college is more expensive that it really is. Use our Net Price Calculator to estimate what it may cost to attend NHCC.
For more information about financial aid visit our financial aid website or www.fafsa.gov.
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