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Tuition and Fees

Tuition Rates (per credit hour)

In-State Students $156
KCTCS Out-Of-State On-Line Students $156
Out-of-State Reciprocity Students $156
Out-of-State Students: From Contiguous Counties* $312
Out-of-State Students: Other Out-of-State Students $546
Mandatory Fee** (all students): $8 per credit hour

*Contiguous counties are those which border Kentucky. Tuition is charged for each credit hour enrolled.
** KCTCS BuildSmart Investment for Kentucky Competitiveness fee.

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Tuition and charges are determined by the Kentucky Community and Technical College System Board of Regents. For payment deadlines, refer to the college academic calendar.

Owensboro Community and Technical College is a member of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS), and makes every effort to include relevant, timely and accurate information in its publications. However, at times, due to system mandated changes, information may differ from what is published. Every attempt will be made to inform students in a timely manner. Please check the KCTCS catalog for out-of-state-contiguous county tuition rates.

Tuition and fees are subject to change.

Fee Payment Deadlines

Summer 2016 (Intersession)
May 13 - Last day to pay tuition & fees to avoid cancellation of registration and late fees
(students registering after this date must pay tuition the same day they register)
May 16 - Classes begin
May 17 - Last day to drop classes and receive 100% tuition refund

Summer 2016 (Eight Week Session)
June 7 -

Last day to pay tuition & fees to avoid cancellation of registration and late fees
(students registering after this date must pay tuition the same day they register) 

June 7 - Last day to arrange a student tuition and fee payment plan
June 8 - Classes begin
June 10 - Last day to drop classes and receive 100% tuition refund
June 22 - Last day to withdraw from classes and receive 50% tuition refund

Fall 2016
Aug 10 - Last day to pay tuition & fees to avoid cancellation of registration and late fees
(students registering after this date must pay tuition the same day they register) 
Aug 10 - 
Last day to arrange a student tuition and fee payment plan
Aug 15 - Classes begin
Aug 19 - Last day to drop classes and receive 100% tuition refund
Sept 13 - Last day to withdraw from classes and receive 50% tuition refund

Additional Fee Information

  • An $11 charge per term will be collected from those students enrolled in programs that require Professional Liability insurance.
  • A $50 charge will be assessed for each check returned due to insufficient funds. Delinquent accounts are subject to referral to the Kentucky Department of Revenue, which will charge additional fees.
  • A $75 charge will be assessed for reinstatement of classes for students who do not pay by the payment deadline.