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 2017-18.

 

Resident Undergraduate

Percent

Total Instructional Support Per Student FTE

$8,063

 

Operating Fee (tuition)*

$3,123

39%

Net State Support per Student FTE**

$4,940

61%

*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.