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College Costs

How much will you need to pay for college?

If you're paying for college, you will save literally thousands of dollars by coming to Parkland. At $131.50 per credit hour for in-district tuition, Parkland is less than half the cost of a public university, and a fraction of the cost of private schools. Compare the average annual tuition for Illinois schools…

  • Community Colleges . . . . . . . . . . $3,690
  • Public Universities . . . . . . . . . . . . $13,382
  • Private Institutions . . . . . . . . . . . . $23,386

Other potential expenses
Room and Board $5,000
Books and Supplies $1,500
Transportation $1,500
Misc. Expenses $1,500
Total potential expenses $9,500
 
Use the Net Price Calculator as a tool to  calculate your educational expenses. Remember, they are average costs. Yours may vary, according to number of credit hours you take, types and number of books you have to purchase, and your living arrangements.

Check at the CollgeZone for more online information on planning and paying for college.

Call 217/351-2482 if you’d rather just talk to someone.

 

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