Tuition and Fees
North Central Michigan College 2018–2019
Tuition and Fee Calculator
North Central Uses Contact Hours to Calculate Tuition and Fees.
- Contact hours are the total hours per week of scheduled classroom, lab and clinical instruction time.
- Contact hours for billing purposes will vary and are listed in the class schedule.
There are various components to calculating your college costs for each semester. Definitions for each component follow the Tuition and Fee Calculator. The calculator produces an estimated cost. Actual costs will be calculated at the time of registration.
For cost information on dual and concurrent enrolled high school students, contact Student Services at 231-348-6605.
These rates reflect the 2018-19 academic school year.
For students that will be living in the campus residence hall, the following fees are applicable per semester. You will need to add them to your estimated tuition for the semester.
Double Room: $1,850.00 each semester
Single Room: $2,450.00 each semester
Silver Meal Plan: $675.00 each semester
Gold Meal Plan: $975.00 each semester
Platinum Meal Plan: $1,300.00 each semester
* The meal card value at the end of the fall semester can be carried over to the winter semester. Residence Hall students must still purchase a meal plan each semester; silver, gold or platinum.
|Registration||$3.50 per contact hr. or partial contact hr.||All Students||Every semester|
|Technology||$4 per contact hr.||All Students||Every semester|
|Student Success||$1 per contact hr.||All Students||Every semester||Supports college initiatives to promote retention and completion and to enhance our students' experience in the classroom.|
|Activity||$1.50 per contact hr. Maximum of 15 contact hrs.||Students registering for Petoskey campus courses||Every semester (excluding summer)||Supports events and activities on campus, e.g. Lecture Series, all student organizations and Photo ID Card.|
|Building & Energy Conservation||$15 per contact hr.||Students registering for Petoskey, online or hybrid courses||Every semester||Funds energy conservation measures, and maintenance and renewal of classrooms and buildings. Which include on-line course infrastructure support costs for servers and routers.|
|Off-Campus Operations||$2.50 per contact hr.||Students registering for off-campus courses||Every semester||Recovers a portion of the cost of classroom rental, equipment and staff for Gaylord, Cheboygan and off-campus sites.|
|All new students, other than dual enrolled, non-degree seeking and university guest students.||One-time||Supports orientation costs and enrollment services to new students|
|Course||Varies by Course||All students by course||Every semester||Supports purchase of instructional materials.|
|$25 per course||All online courses||Every semester||Supports maintenance of Online courses|