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Tuition and Fees

Credit costs, academic year 2024–25

Tuition and fees vary, depending on the number of credit hours you take and whether you reside in Baltimore County, in another Maryland county or out of state. The course format can also affect cost, depending on your residency. The rates listed on this page are for credit courses only.

Typically, one course is three credit hours. You are considered a full-time student with a course load of 12 credits. To finish an associate degree in two years, you'll need to take 15 credits per semester.


Fees for the current academic year.
Fee Rate
General services fee (per billable hour) $22
Selective Admissions Application* $50
Registration fee (non-refundable) $55
Late registration fee (initial registration)** $30
Capital fee $20
Technology fee (per billable hour) $17
Senior course fee (per course: 60+) $30
Lab fees See class schedule for course fees
Activity fee $4 (max $48/semester)

* Submitted with Selective Admissions form to programs in the School of Health Professions.
** Fee assessed on initial registration occurring on or after the first day of the semester.

Continuing Education Costs

The costs of workforce development and life enrichment courses, offered through CCBC's School of Continuing Education, vary by course.


Financial notices and disclaimers

The information above is presented to help you estimate the cost of a CCBC education. Tuition, fees, course formats, services and activities are subject to change. Additional fees may also apply to you, depending on the classes you take and other expenses you may incur. CCBC may change the method of course delivery before or during an academic term in the event of a health or safety emergency or other circumstance when it deems such a change as necessary or in the best interests of the CCBC community. View the CCBC Catalog for more detail.