Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Cost of college went up for all students at Fletcher Technical Community College

In-state tuition and fees rose 0.4 percent for 2017-18 at Fletcher Technical Community College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.


In-state tuition and fees rose 0.4 percent for 2017-18 at Fletcher Technical Community College, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Louisiana residents paid $3,966 to attend the two-year public institution this year $15 more than the $3,951 charged for 2016-17.

Non-resident students would have paid 88.8 percent more than residents this year, or $7,489. Non-resident tuition and fees grew 0.2 percent from $7,474 in 2016-17.

100 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Louisiana residents.

Data shows 81 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 282 students received grants or scholarships totaling $1.32 million and 56 students took out student loans totaling more than $197,664.

Including all undergraduates, 1,118 students used grants or scholarships totaling $4.12 million. Another 161 took out $682,427 in federal student loans.

The cost of attending
Enrollment
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
Change in tuition and fees 2014-15 to 2017-18
In-state
2,063
$3,596
$3,951
$3,951
$3,966
10.3%
Out-of-state
0
$6,806
$7,474
$7,474
$7,489
10%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Fletcher Technical Community College in 2015-16.
Type of Aid
Number of students receiving aid
Percent receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
Federal grants
203
55%
$897,061
$4,419
State / local grant or scholarship
161
44%
$405,668
$2,520
Institutional grants or scholarships
9
2%
$15,797
$1,755
Grant or scholarship aid total
282
77%
$1,318,526
$4,676
Federal student loans
56
15%
$197,664
$3,530
Other student loans
0
0%
$0
Student loan aid
56
15%
$197,664
$3,530
Total student aid
299
81%

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