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Paying for College

When it comes to paying for college, you have lots of options.

Four Ways to Pay

  1. Select a Payment Option
  2. Set up a Payment Plan
  3. Pay with Financial Aid
  4. Get Additional Assistance

Student Estimated Expenses living away from parent

(student living with parent would incur less miscellaneous costs)

Expense Cost*
In-district Tuition and Fees
(12 credit hours per semester x 2 semesters )
Books and Supplies $900
Potential Miscellaneous Expenses
(including transportation, rent**, utilities, personal, and food)
Total Estimated Expenses $15,112

*All expenses are estimates, based on full-time in-district enrollment (12 credit hours per semester) for both Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 semesters. For tuition rates for out-of-district and out-of-state/country students, please go to

**Heartland Community College is a commuter campus and does not offer on-campus dormitories or residence halls. Local housing or living arrangements are available in the area for students attending HCC and other educational institutions. The College does not provide assistance in acquiring housing for students.

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