Tuition and Fees

General Fund courses are any 15-week credit courses offered during the fall and spring semesters. Tuition and fees for General Fund courses are payable in advance in accordance with deadline dates announced each semester.

Credit Extension tuition and fees are for accelerated 3-, 6-, 8- and 12-week classes.

The following is a complete schedule of tuition and fees, prepared by the Board of Regents for Higher Education and effective Fall 2016.


  • Connecticut Residents Tuition & Fees Per Semester

    General Fund Classes (In-State Tuition and Fees)

    Semester Hours College Tuition College Services Fee ‡ Student Activity Fee ‡ Total
    1 $155.00 $77.00 $10.00 $242.00
    2 $310.00 $84.00 $10.00 $404.00
    3 $465.00 $90.00 $10.00 $565.00
    4 $620.00 $95.00 $10.00 $725.00
    5 $775.00 $112.00 $10.00 $897.00
    6 $930.00 $128.00 $10.00 $1,068.00
    7 $1,085.00 $144.00 $10.00 $1,239.00
    8 $1,240.00 $159.00 $10.00 $1,409.00
    9 $1,395.00 $176.00 $10.00 $1,581.00
    10 $1,550.00 $190.00 $10.00 $1,750.00
    11 $1,705.00 $208.00 $10.00 $1,923.00
    12 or more** $1,860.00 $224.00 $20.00 $2,104.00

    Credit Extension Classes (In-State Tuition and Fees)

    Please note: Tuition and fees for Summer 2016 Credit Extension classes can be found in the Summer Catalog.

    Semester Hours College Tuition College Services Fee ‡ Student Activity Fee ‡‡ Total
    1 $168.00 $77.00 $10.00 $255.00
    2 $336.00 $84.00 $10.00 $430.00
    3 $504.00 $90.00 $10.00 $604.00
    4 $672.00 $95.00 $10.00 $777.00
    5 $840.00 $112.00 $10.00 $962.00
    6 $1,008.00 $128.00 $10.00 $1,146.00
    7 $1,176.00 $144.00 $10.00 $1,330.00
    8 $1,344.00 $159.00 $10.00 $1,513.00
    9 $1,512.00 $176.00 $10.00 $1,698.00
    10 $1,680.00 $190.00 $10.00 $1,880.00
    11 $1,848.00 $208.00 $10.00 $2,066.00
    12 $2,016.00 $224.00 $20.00 $2,260.00
    13 $2,184.00 $224.00 $20.00 $2,428.00
    14 $2,352.00 $224.00 $20.00 $2,596.00
    15 $2,520.00 $224.00 $20.00 $2,764.00
  • Non-Resident Rates Tuition & Fees Per Semester

    As of July 1, 1991, residency for in-state tuition purposes: an emancipated person must have resided in this state for a period of not less than one year.

    General Fund Classes (Out-of-State Tuition and Fees)

    Semester Hours College Tuition College Services Fee ‡ Student Activity Fee ‡ Total
    1 $465.00 $231.00 $10.00 $706.00
    2 $930.00 $252.00 $10.00 $1,192.00
    3 $1,395.00 $270.00 $10.00 $1,675.00
    4 $1,860.00 $285.00 $10.00 $2,155.00
    5 $2,325.00 $336.00 $10.00 $2,671.00
    6 $2,790.00 $384.00 $10.00 $3,184.00
    7 $3,255.00 $432.00 $10.00 $3,697.00
    8 $3,720.00 $477.00 $10.00 $4,207.00
    9 $4,185.00 $528.00 $10.00 $4,723.00
    10 $4,650.00 $570.00 $10.00 $5,230.00
    11 $5,115.00 $624.00 $10.00 $5,749.00
    12 or more** $5,580.00 $672.00 $20.00 $6,272.00

    Credit Extension Classes (Out-of-State Tuition and Fees)

    Please note: Tuition and fees for Summer 2016 Credit Extension classes can be found in the Summer Catalog.

    Semester Hours College Tuition College Services Fee ‡ Student Activity Fee ‡‡ Total
    1 $168.00 $231.00 10.00 $409.00
    2 $336.00 $252.00 $10.00 $598.00
    3 $504.00 $270.00 $10.00 $784.00
    4 $672.00 $285.00 $10.00 $967.00
    5 $840.00 $336.00 $10.00 $1,186.00
    6 $1,008.00 $384.00 $10.00 $1,402.00
    7 $1,176.00 $432.00 $10.00 $1,618.00
    8 $1,344.00 $477.00 $10.00 $1,831.00
    9 $1,512.00 $528.00 $10.00 $2,050.00
    10 $1,680.00 $570.00 $10.00 $2,260.00
    11 $1,848.00 $624.00 $10.00 $2,482.00
    12 $2,016.00 $672.00 $20.00 $2,708.00
    13 $2,184.00 $672.00 $20.00 $2,876.00
    14 $2,352.00 $672.00 $20.00 $3,044.00
    15 $2,520.00 $672.00 $20.00 $3,212.00
  • New England Board of Higher Education (NEBHE) Tuition & Fees Per Semester

    MCC is a member of the New England Regional Student Program. This program provides an opportunity for students to earn an undergraduate degree in certain programs not offered at a college near their home or in their home state. Under this program, an out-of-state student who is accepted into this program will be charged the regular resident tuition plus a 50% surcharge. Below is a listing of tuition and fees per semester for this program. Go to the Admissions office for more information about this program or visit the NEBHE website.

    General Fund Classes (NEBHE Tuition and Fees)

    Semester Hours College Tuition College Services Fee ‡ Student Activity Fee ‡ Total
    1 $232.50 $115.50 $10.00 $358.00
    12 or more** $2,790.00 $336.00 $20.00 $3,146.00

    Credit Extension Classes (NEBHE Tuition and Fees)

    Please note: Tuition and fees for Summer 2016 Credit Extension classes can be found in the Summer Catalog.

    Semester Hours College Tuition College Services Fee ‡ Student Activity Fee ‡ Total
    1 $168.00 $115.50 $10.00 $293.50
    12 $2,016.00 $336.00 $20.00 $2,372.00
    15 $2,520.00 $336.00 $20.00 $2,876.00

Please note: Additional semester hours are charged accordingly.
‡ Non-refundable fees.
‡‡ Non-refundable fees. The $10 student activity fee is charged for fall and spring 12- and 8-week classes. There is no student activity fee for summer session and winter intersession classes.
** Excess Credits Tuition Charge: An additional flat tuition charge of $100 per semester when total registered credits exceed 17 for the semester.

The Excess Credits Tuition Charge is 100% refundable prior to the first day of classes and 50% in the add/drop period (similar to tuition).


Additional Mandatory Usage Fees Per Semester

Laboratory Course Fee
$91.00 per registration in a designated laboratory course

Studio Course Fee
$97.00 per registration in a designated studio course

Clinical Program Fee – Level 1
$312.00 per semester (Fall & Spring only) for Level 1 allied health programs

Clinical Program Fee – Level 2
$223.00 per semester (Fall & Spring only) for Level 2 allied health programs

Lab and studio course fees are 100% refundable prior to the first day of classes and 50% in the add/drop period (similar to tuition). Clinical program fees are not refundable.


Special Fees

  • Application Fee:
    • Full-time student: $20.00
    • Part-time student: $20.00
  • Program Enrollment Fee: $20.00 1
  • Graduation Application: No Charge
  • Transcripts: No Charge
  • Installment Payment Plan: $25.00
  • Late Tuition/Fee Payment: $15.00
  • Returned Check Fee: $25.00
  • Replacement of lost ID card: $5.00
  • College Level Exam Program (CLEP) Examination Fee 2 for general or subject exams
    One exam: $15.00
    Each additional exam, same month: $15.00
  • Academic Evaluation Fee: $15.00
  • Portfolio Assessment Fee: $100.00

Fee Deposit – Non-Refundable

Full-time and part-time students must pay a non-refundable deposit of all fees applicable to the courses for which registered at the time of registration, including courses for audit, exclusive of tuition.

The total tuition applicable to the courses for which registered, including courses for audit, is payable in one installment and is due six weeks before the first day of classes unless a deferred payment schedule, in accordance with approved Board of Trustees policy, has been approved.


Installment Payment Plan

An Installment Payment Plan is available to students who are registered for a minimum of six semester hours. Students may apply for an installment payment plan at the time of registration. There is a $25 non-refundable fee for participation in the plan.

Who can enroll? Any credit student enrolled in a regular academic semester with charges of $1,029 or more can enroll in a payment plan unless there is an unpaid balance from a previous semester.


Other Refund Links


Footnotes:

** MCC uses your current registration schedule to calculate your charges in accordance with CSCU Board of Regents (BOR) approved Tuition and Fees rate tables. All tuition and fee charges are subject to change by the BOR.

  1. Not applicable if student paid the $20 application fee.
  2. CLEP exam fees are payable to College Level Examination Board and are not deposited or held in state accounts.

College Presidents, with the approval of the BOR, are authorized to waive general and special fees of students enrolled in special programs when the circumstances justify such action.