Tuition & Fees

The following information shows tuition and fees charged at Southern State for the 2014–2015 school year. Southern State reserves the right to change fees.

Hours Resident Non-Resident
1 162 306
2 322 607
3 483 915
4 645 1218
5 806 1522
6 965 1825
7 1128 2131
8 1287 2437
9 1449 2742
10 1608 3042
11 1772 3350
12 2093 3945
13 2100 3953
14 2107 3959
15 2116 3969
16 2275 4273
17 2438 4577
18 2596 4881
19 2761 5188
20 2921 5488
21 3081 5794
22 3241 6096
23 3403 6400
24 3562 6707
25 3724 7012

Charge includes a $8.25 per credit hour technology fee and a $7.50 per credit hour activity fee.

College Cost

Direct Cost

Estimated per academic year based on full-time enrollment:

  • Tuition — $4132
  • Books and supplies — $2050

Indirect Cost

Estimated per academic year based on full-time enrollment:

  • Living allowance
    • Independent student — $3200
    • Dependent student — $1600
  • Transportation (average cost for commuter student) — $2310
  • Lab and miscellaneous fees — $500

When planning your college budget, remember to include both direct and indirect costs. Direct costs are the estimated tuition, books, supplies and fees paid directly to the college. Indirect costs are incurred during the academic year, but are not necessarily charged to the student, such as transportation and living expenses.

Estimate Your Cost

This tool allows prospective students to calculate an estimated net price at Southern State using the basic formula of price of attendance minus grant aid. Based on the information entered by the student, an average net price of attendance is generated based on what similar students paid the previous year.