Tuition & Costs

SCC's tuition is among the most competitive in the state, making it easy for you to invest in a quality education.

Check out our scholarships, grants and student loans for how to control your costs even more.

Get help with the application for financial aid (FAFSA), scholarships, student loans, or any questions about paying for your education, view our Financial Aid FAQs or contact our Financial Aid staff for help.

2023-24 Tuition Rates

Iowa Resident



Additional Costs

In addition to tuition, you may incur other costs as part of your education. Here is a listing of the types of fees and related costs, along with some resources to help you explore options and plan for paying for your education.

Technology Fee

To help support your education with quality technology and resources, students are charged a technology fee of $7 per credit hour. This covers use of computer labs, printing, library resources and online resources.

Course & Program Fees

Certain courses and programs have specific fees, such as a lab fee, materials fee, or usage fee.
View our complete list of Spring 2024 fees.

Books & Supplies

Total expenses will vary with each student depending upon quantity and types of courses enrolled and whether students are able or willing to purchased used textbooks. All textbooks, tools, required classroom merchandise and related educational supplies are made available through the bookstores.

Housing & Food

SCC provides housing and food service opportunities for all students, both on and off campus. Room rates are based on the number of occupants and amenities in each room, with additional costs for a private/single room. Check out the price of housing and fill out an application.

Budgeting Resources

Student Budgets

The Financial Aid Office establishes student budgets each year, which includes Southeastern Community College tuition and additional costs. The budget is anestimate of the cost to attend SCC for a typical academic year (fall and spring terms).

Net Price Calculator

The Net Price Calculator is a helpful tool for your financial planning. As required by law, it figures the estimated total cost of Southeastern Community College tuition, room and board, books and other expenses — minus any grants or scholarships you may be eligible for.

Refund & Withdrawal Dates

If your plans or circumstances change, you may wish to withdraw or drop a class. Each semester, every course has specific deadlines for dropping the class in order to receive a refund on the cost of the class.

Contact Us

West Burlington Campus Financial Aid
(319) 208-5014
(319) 208-5013

Keokuk Campus Financial Aid
(319) 313-1931
(319) 313-1922