High-Achieving Students - 175% of Resident Rate
Students who meet the following qualifications may be eligible to receive the High-Achieving Non-Resident rate:
- New freshman who earn a 1200 SAT or BETTER (critical reading + critical math) OR graduate in the top 10 percent of their class.
- New transfer students who have earned less than 30 college-level credits and have a minimum GPA of 2.5.
- New transfer students who have earned 30 or more college-level credits and have a minimum GPA of 2.8.
- Continuing students who meet the minimum requirements each semester
PLEASE NOTE: Continuing students must meet the qualifications EACH SEMESTER in order to continue to receive the High-Achieving rate. Both the SEMESTER and the OVERALL GPA must meet the minimum requirements.
High-Achieving Non-Resident Tuition and Fees
Tuition and Fees
Part-Time (Per Credit)
|Total Per Semester|
|Total Per Academic Year|
Total Per Credit: $685
If your GPA falls below the minimum requirements at the end of term, tuition will be adjusted for the upcoming semester and the standard out-of-state rate will be charged. We will contact you about these changes, and you will be responsible for paying the additional tuition. However, if you are not currently receiving the high achieving rate, and meet the cumulative GPA requirements for high achieving status at the end of term, your tuition will be reduced for the upcoming semester.