Tuition & Fees

 

*Tuition and fees can no longer be paid using a debit or credit card in the Business Office.

 

WEB-BASED PAYMENT

Avoid the lines and pay your fees anytime! You may now pay your fees via the Internet using Financial Aid or credit card. Direct your web browser to my.sc.edu, login to SSC and choose the appropriate financial option. For more detailed information, please consult the Class Schedule or call the Business Office at (803) 938-3765.

 

PLEASE NOTE:

All University fees, fines, and regulations are approved by the Board of Trustees and are subject to change without prior notice. 

 


Compare South Carolina College and University Tuition Rates
 

 

Academic Year 2016-2017
(Updated Rates for Fall)

 

FULL-TIME

Per Semester Undergraduate
(12 or more hours; Not Applicable to Summer Session)

 

 

RESIDENT

NON-RESIDENT

1. Sumter Courses
2. Technology Fee
(Under 75 hours)

$3,342
$ 200

$8,346
$ 200

1. Sumter Courses
2. Technology Fee
(75 hours or more)

$4,929
$ 200

$9,870
$ 200

1. Aiken Courses
2. Technology Fee

$4,929
$ 132

$9,870
$ 132

1. Columbia Courses
2. Technology Fee

$5,712
$ 200

$15,705
$ 200

1. Upstate Courses
2. Technology Fee

$5,343
$ 140

$10,827
$ 140

1. Palmetto Program
2. Technology Fee

$4,929
$200

$9,870
$200

 

PART-TIME

Per Semester Undergraduate
(less than 12 hours) by the credit hour

 

 

RESIDENT

NON-RESIDENT

1. Sumter Courses
2. Technology Fee
(Under 75 hours)

$278.25 per hour
$17 per hour

$695.50 per hour

$17 per hour



1. Sumter Courses
2. Technology Fee
(75 hours or more)

$410.75 per hour

$17 per hour



$822.50 per hour

$17 per hour



1. Aiken Courses
2. Technology Fee

$410.75 per hour

$11 per hour

$822.50 per hour

$11 per hour

1. Columbia Courses
2. Technology Fee

$476 per hour

$17 per hour

$1,308.75 per hour

$17 per hour

1. Upstate Courses
2. Technology Fee

$445 per hour

$9 per hour

$902.25 per hour

$9 per hour

1. Palmetto Program
2. Technology Fee

$410.75 per hour

$17 per hour

$822.50 per hour

$17 per hour

 

 

OTHER FEES (SUMTER CAMPUS)

 

Application Fee

$40.00

Matriculation Fee *

$50.00

Returned Check Fee

$30.00

Re-admit Fee

$10.00

Non-Credit Application Fee

$10.00

Late Enrollment Fee (per day)

$5.00

Foreign Language Lab Fee **

$20.00

Laboratory Science Fee ***

$40.00

Laboratory Math Fee ****

$60.00

Parking Decals Fall and Spring

$25.00

Parking Decals Summer terms

$10.00

Student ID Late/Lost

$10.00

 

MATRICULATION FEE *

A non-refundable matriculation fee of $50 is assessed to all degree-seeking students on a one-time basis.

 

FOREIGN LANGUAGE LAB FEE **

Applies to FREN V121, V122; and SPAN V109, V110, V121, V122

 

TECHNOLOGY FEE

A technology fee is charged to all students for the purpose of providing information technology. These funds cannot be used for the general operating purposes of the campus.

 

LABORATORY SCIENCE FEE ***

A laboratory fee is charged to all students enrolled in an laboratory course for the purpose of providing lab supplies.

 

LABORATORY MATH FEE ****

A laboratory fee is charged to all students enrolled in Math 141 and Math 142 for the purpose of providing lab supplies.

 

FEE PAYMENTS WITH CREDIT CARDS

 

Students wishing to pay by credit card may access the SSC system for payment.

 

Only Mastercard, Discover and American Express credit cards are accepted. VISA is not accepted for tuition and fees. A convenience fee of 2.5% is charged on each credit card transaction. If you wish to pay you fees by credit card:

 

  • Log into SSC and click on the "Account Information" link.

  • Go to "Print Bill for Term."

  • View charges for accuracy, then click "Print, or Pay."

  • Select "Pay by Credit Card." Enter the credit card information and follow the steps to allow payment of fees. Only one credit card can be used to complete the payment.

  • Record your Payment Confirmation Number.