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FGC Tuition & Cost

Lake City, Florida

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How much does it cost to attend?

In State Florida Resident Sticker Price
In State Costs for Florida Gateway College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,271
Other Fees$731
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $5,400
Other Expenses Budget$1,996
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
Out of State Costs for Florida Gateway College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,271
Other Fees$731
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $5,400
Other Expenses Budget$1,996

Residents of Florida pay an annual total price of $11,767 to attend Florida Gateway College on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $2,369 for tuition, $1,271 for books and supplies and $731 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $18,871 which is 60.4% higher than Florida residents. The tuition charge is $9,473 while books and supplies are $1,271 and other fees come in at $731.

All price data is sourced from the 2020/2021 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend Florida Gateway College when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2019/2020
Net Price by Income Florida Gateway College
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$1,747
$30,001 to $48,000$2,853
$48,001 to $75,000$4,538
$75,001 to $110,000$8,157

The average reported annual net price for Florida Gateway College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $2,930 in 2019/2020. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

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Financial Aid

83% of full-time undergrad Florida Gateway College received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $6,383 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 18% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $3,955 and 5% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $6,197.

Finanical Aid Florida Gateway College
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $6,383 83%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $1,923 18%
Pell Grants $5,532 67%
Other Federal Grants $582 5%
State and Local Grants $2,209 53%
Federal Student Loans $3,955 18%
Other Student Loans $6,197 5%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Florida Gateway College, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $11,246. The loan balance of $11,246 is a two year multiple of the $5,623 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $107 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 2.75%.

Example Loan $11,246
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $107.30
Total Interest Paid $1,629.91
Sum of All Loan Payments $12,875.91

Projected 2 Year Degree Price

2 Year Sticker Price
Year Florida Residents Non Residents
1 $11,767 $18,871
2 $12,591 $20,192

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 2 year associate degree and living expenses at Florida Gateway College to be $23,534 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 7% annual increase over the next 2 years which is the national trend.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at Florida Gateway College
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Florida Residents $103 $309 $412
Out of State Residents $392 $1,176 $1,568

Estimated cost for a class at Florida Gateway College based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at Florida Gateway College versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Florida Gateway College Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan No
Prepaid Tuition Plan Yes
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=135160 IPEDS survey data for Florida Gateway College.