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Schenectady County Community College Tuition & Costs

Your Estimated Price

$14,258 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$3,720 tuition
$8,690 off campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$648 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)

$17,978 Annual Cost to Attend

Cost Breakdown
$7,440 tuition
$8,690 off campus room & board
$1,200 books and supplies
$648 fees
(Based on stats from 2016/2017)
Estimated Net Price
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Colleges like Schenectady County Community College are working hard to make tuition affordable to deserving students.

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Average Aid

$607 Annual Institutional Aid

Average Aid
90% of students receive aid
69% get federal aid ($4,923 avg)
78% get state aid ($2,193 avg)
5% get institn'l aid ($607 avg)
42% get loans ($4,928 avg)

Tuition Trends

Historical Tuition and Fees, with Projected Future Amounts

Future projections are based on past four years' data averaging 5.28% annual change in in-state tuition and fees and 4.31% change in out-of-state tuition and fees. Amounts shown are estimates only and not guaranteed. For a better estimate, contact the college directly.

Financial Aid

Annual Aid Awarded
Average Amount Percent Awarded
Grant or Scholarship Aid $6,350 80%
Federal Grant Aid $4,923 69%
Pell Grants $4,846 69%
Other Federal Grants $668 8%
Institution Grant Aid $607 5%
State Grant Aid $2,193 78%
Student Loans $4,928 42%
Federal Loans $4,557 42%
Other Loans $9,871 1%

Merit Aid Available

No known Merit Aid available.

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Financial Aid Timeline
Financial aid priority deadline: May 1
Financial aid deadline: -
College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about: -
Student must reply to financial aid decision by: August 31
Does Schenectady County Community College offer...
Tuition Payment Plan? Yes
Financial Aid Contact Info
78 Washington Avenue
Schenectady, NY 12305
(518) 381-1200
Costs Per Credit Hour
In State $155
Out of State $310


Student Responses to Review Topic: Bang for the buck
  • 5
  • Donna from Schenectady, NY
  • I am a current student here

    I am 53 years old, I have an AAS in Accounting. I have decided to return to school because I need to learn and update technology skills. At this school, I can get an AAS in Business Administration and continue going for my Bachelors Degree in Business & Technology through SUNY Delhi. It is incredible that they offer this at a Community College. The cost is much less than attending a 4 year college.

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  • 5
  • Ben from Schenectady, NY
  • I am a current student here

    I'm paying under 2 grand a year to enroll in a Bachelor's program in criminal justice that SUNY Delhi hosts, as a county resident. I have almost zero student debt, and the average cost for non-county NY residents is just under 3.5k. Bachelor's Programs also come in Hospitality Management, Business & Technology Management, and an Online BSN Program in Nursing

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