Tuition and Fees Chart

Don't forget to include books in your total costs. A supply fee is charged for some credit courses due to students’ use of a higher than average number of supplies. Consult the 2018-19 Student Course and Miscellaneous Fees document for a comprehensive list of student fees, identified by course.

2018-19 In-State Tuition
Credit Hours In-State Tuition Fall/Spring Adm. Fee Summer Adm. Fee Fall/Spring Total Summer Total 75% Refund
(First day of class)
16 or more $1,216 $81 $64 $1,297 $1,280 $912
15 $1,140 $81 $64 $1,221 $1,204 $855
14 $1,064 $81 $64 $1,145 $1,128 $798
13 $988 $81 $64 $1,069 $1,052 $741
12 $912 $81 $64 $993 $976 $684
11 $836 $72 $56 $908 $892 $627
10 $760 $72 $56 $832 $816 $570
9 $684 $72 $56 $756 $740 $513
8 $608 $63 $48 $671 $656 $456
7 $532 $63 $48 $595 $580 $399
6 $456 $63 $48 $519 $504 $342
5 $380 $54 $40.50 $434 $420.50 $285
4 $304 $54 $40.50 $358 $344.50 $228
3 $228 $54 $40.50 $282 $268.50 $171
2 $152 $54 $40.50 $206 $192.50 $114
1 $76 $54 $40.50 $130 $116.50 $57

2018-19 Out-of-State Tuition
Credit Hours Out-of-State Tuition Fall/Spring Adm. Fee Summer Adm. Fee Fall/Spring Total Summer Total 75% Refund
(First day of class)
16 or more $4,288 $81 $64 $4,369 $4,352 $3,216
15 $4,020 $81 $64 $4,101 $4,084 $3,015
14 $3,752 $81 $64 $3,833 $3,816 $2,814
13 $3,484 $81 $64 $3,565 $3,548 $2,613
12 $3,216 $81 $64 $3,297 $3,280 $2,412
11 $2,948 $72 $56 $3,020 $3,004 $2,211
10 $2,680 $72 $56 $2,752 $2,736 $2,010
9 $2,412 $72 $56 $2,484 $2,468 $1,809
8 $2,144 $63 $48 $2,207 $2,192 $1,608
7 $1,876 $63 $48 $1,939 $1,924 $1,407
6 $1,608 $63 $48 $1,671 $1,656 $1,206
5 $1,340 $54 $40.50 $1,394 $1,380.50 $1,005
4 $1,072 $54 $40.50 $1,126 $1,112.50 $804
3 $804 $54 $40.50 $858 $844.50 $603
2 $536 $54 $40.50 $590 $576.50 $402
1 $268 $54 $40.50 $322 $308.50 $201

Tuition and fees are subject to change by legislative of institutional action.

Tuition for Legal Residents of North Carolina: For the 2018-19 academic year, tuition for legal residents of North Carolina is $76 per credit hour or a maximum of $1,216 for students enrolling fall, spring, or summer semesters for 16 or more credit hours. Tuition is subject to change by the NC General Assembly.

Tuition for Out-of-State Students: For the 2018-19 academic year, tuition for out-of-state residents (persons who have NOT maintained domicile in the state for at least the 12 previous months) is $268 per credit hour or a maximum of $4,288 for students enrolled fall, spring, or summer semester for 16 or more credit hours. Tuition is subject to change by the N.C. General Assembly.

High school students enrolling in Durham Tech classes are exempt from tuition charges.