tuition & fees



Enrollment Options
Enrollment is based on Parkland College's academic semester.

  • The Child Development Center has a minimum enrollment requirement of 2 days/week.
    - Full day:  Between 7:30am - 5:15pm 
    - Part day: 5 hours or less
  • To schedule a tour, please call 217/373-3777 or stop by the Child Development Center. No tours will be given during nap time hours: 12:30-2:30.


  • $50 Initial reservation/registration fee
  • $30 Subsequent (fall, spring, summer) semester reservation/registration fee



  • Subsidy/agency tuition payments are accepted.
  • Tuition is due on the first business day of the month for the entire month.
  • Tuition is based on family/household income. Rates listed below are a daily rate.
Family Income               6 weeks-24 months 2 year old rate 3-5 year olds rate
$0–34,999                                      $59 $46 $43
$35,000–59,999                           $62 $51 $46
$60,000                                           $65 $54 $49

Part day options are $10 less/day than the price displayed above

Tuition rates are subject to change each fall.  These rates are effective 12/1/2019.


For Siblings:

A family with more than one child enrolled at the CDC will receive a discount on tuition charges.Tuition will be charged at 100% for the first child.Additional children in the same family will receive a 10% discount on tuition charges.

For Parkland Students and Staff:

Parkland students and staff will receive an 8% discount for any child enrolled.

Please call 217/373-3777 for more information.