Gaston College is supported by the taxpayers of North Carolina and Gaston and Lincoln counties and maintains modest instructional and general fees that are subject to change by action of the state of North Carolina and the Board of Trustees of Gaston College.

Tuition

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$76.00 per credit hour in-state, 16 hours maximum
$268.00 per credit hour out-of-state, 16 hours maximum

Credit Hours
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16+

In-State Tuition
$76.00
$152.00
$228.00
$304.00
$380.00
$456.00
$532.00
$608.00
$684.00
$760.00
$836.00
$912.00
$988.00
$1064.00
$1140.00
$1216.00

Out-of-State Tuition
$268.00
$536.00
$804.00
$1072.00
$1340.00
$1608.00
$1876.00
$2144.00
$2412.00
$2680.00
$2948.00
$3216.00
$3484.00
$3752.00
$4020.00
$4288.00

Fees

Usage Fee:

$12.00 per semester, Fall & Spring
$10.00 per semester, Summer

Lab Fee:

Level 1: $6.00 per lab hour
Level 2: $12.00 per lab hour
Level 3: $18.00 per lab hour

Technology Fee: $16.00

Student Activity Fee: $15.00

Other Fees

Malpractice Insurance: $13.00 annually (Health Services & Nursing Programs)

Graduation Fee 1st Degree: $45.00

Graduation Fee concurrent degree: $15.00

Official Student Transcript: $7.00 each

Parking Violation Fine: $5.00 each

Returned Check Service Charge: $25.00

Test Fees: 2016 Fees are subject to change without notice
TEAS:  $55.00

Accident Insurance Fee: We do not have insurance to cover students if they are injured on the Gaston College campus or in a college-related activity. It is advisable, therefore, that students, especially those in areas that could be considered to be potentially hazardous, make certain they have appropriate coverage under a personal accident policy or that of a parent.

Tuition Exceptions: Career and College Promise
Students enrolled in High School who are taking college courses pay no tuition,
except for continuing education classes. All other fees apply.

Continuing Education Courses

Hours
1-24
25-50
50+

Tuition
$70.00
$125.00
$180.00

Self-supporting course fees vary. There are no fee exemptions for self-supporting classes. Continuing Education students pay no activity fee; however, usage fees do apply. For more information on Continuing Education courses, visit the Continuing Education web page.

GC Print Management

Print Management is a service instituted by Gaston College to significantly lower the cost and environmental impact of printing. The implementation of this system will improve student printing experience in our curriculum labs and libraries. Students will have the capability of performing duplex, color, and wireless printing.
Curriculum students will be credited $10.00 each semester for printing. Remaining balances at the end of each semester will not roll over. The price for printing is as follows:

Black and White
Single sided – $0.10/per page
Duplex – $0.15/per page
Color
Single sided – $0.25/per page
Duplex – $0.38/per page

For more detailed information please visit GC Print Management.

Right to Change Fees
All College fees are subject to change without notice.