State Support and Student Costs

Amounts in the table below represent an average for a full-time equivalent, lower division resident student attending community and technical colleges for the academic year 2015-16.


Resident Undergraduate

Total Instructional Support Per Student FTE


Operating Fee (tuition)*


Net State Support per Student FTE**


*Operating Fee amount is based on the full-time equivalent operating fee for lower division classes.

** The Net Support per Student FTE is the amount paid by the state from taxes and other funds.