Tuition, Fees and Expenses

Tuition, Fees and Expenses

Students who register for 12 or more credits or their equivalent during the fall and spring semesters are considered full-time students and pay full-time tuition and fees. During the summer semester the full-time rate does not apply; charges are based on credits or their equivalent. The tuition and fee schedule, effective with the fall 2023 semester, is subject to change at the discretion of the College. Registration is complete only upon full payment of tuition and fees.

New York State Resident
(12 or more credits)
(Per Credit)
(Per Lecture Hour)
Nassau County Resident 2900.00 242.00 242.00
1Out of Nassau County Resident with Certificate (Each academic year,
a valid Certificate of Residence must be submitted not earlier than sixty (60)
days prior to the beginning of the semester)
2900.00 242.00 242.00
Out of Nassau County Resident Without Certificate 5800.00 484.00 484.00
Out of New York State Resident 5800.00 484.00 484.00
Half (½) Credit/Lecture Hour Courses - one half of the above rates.      
2Off-Site High School Courses   80.00  
Activity/Laboratory/Material Fees:depending upon course, not to exceed 100.00    
Applied Music Fee 400.00    
Technology Fee (Full time/Part time) 125.00 50.00  
Special Course Fee, costs to be determined by vendor contract Costs to be determined    
Consolidated: $2 per credit, not to exceed 30.00    
International Student Health Insurance Fee, determined by underwriter, not to exceed. 2000.00    
Extracurricular Fee
Full-Time, including Student Accident Insurance 110.00     
Part-Time, including Student Accident Insurance (per credit)   12.00  
Admissions Application Processing 55.00    
3Late Period Change of Program/Late Registration 30.00    
4Late Period Tuition Payment 25.00    
Tuition Payment Plan Enrollment 40.00    
Tuition Payment Plan Late Fee (paid to Transact) 25.00    
Certificate of Immunization Document 5.00    
Diploma Replacement 15.00    
Replacement ID Card 10.00    
Returned Check Processing 20.00    
Liability Insurance required for clinical laboratory courses (Payable Once)
each academic year, not to exceed
Advanced Standing Nursing Program Evaluation 75.00    
Voluntary Alumni Association Membership 50.00    
5Vehicle Registration Fee, full academic year rate 55.00    
International Internship Program Fee (per semester) 300.00    
International Student Dormitory Fee (per semester) 100.00    



  1. Education Law, Section 6305, provides, "The chief fiscal officer of each county, as defined in Section 2.00 of the local finance law, shall, upon application and submission to him of satisfactory evidence, issue to any person desiring to enroll in a community college as a non-resident student a certificate of residence showing that said person is a resident of said county...Such person shall upon registration for each college year, file with the college such a certificate of residence issued not earlier than two months prior hereto, and such certificate of residence shall be valid for a period of one year from the date of issuance." Education law, section 6301, paragraph 4, defines: "Resident" A person who has resided in the state for a period of at least one year and in the county, city, town, intermediate school district, school district or community college region, as the case may be, for a period of at least six months, both immediately preceding the date of such person's registration in a community college or, for the purpose of section sixty-three hundred five of this article, his/her application for a certificate of residence. In the event that a person qualifies as above for the state residence but has been a resident of two or more counties in the state during the six months immediately preceding his/her application for a certificate of residence pursuant to section sixty-three hundred five of this chapter, the charges to the counties of residence shall be allocated among the several counties proportional to the number of months, or major fraction thereof, of residence in each county.
  2. Subject to New York State residency requirements; high school students not meeting residency requirements will be charged $160 per credit.
  3. The Late Period is designated to be within ten (10) College Business Days before the start of each session.
  4. The Late Period Tuition Payment Fee will be charged for any form of payment which is made on or after the first day of classes.
  5. Academic Year charge of $55. If purchased separately: $30 per fall or spring semester; $10 per winter semester; $20 per summer semester.

* The full-time rate does not apply during the summer semester; charges are based on credits or their equivalent.

Tuition and Fee Schedule 2023-2024 SFA 05/09/2023

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