How much does it cost to attend RCBC?

Tuition and Fees Starting Fall 2020

Burlington County Residents

Per Credit
Tuition: $138.00
General Fee: $7.25
Student Activity Fee: $1.50
Supplemental Fee: $1.00
Technology Fee: $10.50
Infrastructure Fee: $40.25
*ACCESS Fee: $21.00
Course Fees: Fees varies by course (PDF)
Total: $219.50

15 credits = $3,292.50

Out of County Residents (within NJ)

Per Credit
Tuition: $155.00
General Fee: $7.25
Student Activity Fee: $1.50
Supplemental Fee: $1.00
Technology Fee: $10.50
Infrastructure Fee: $40.25
*ACCESS Fee: $21.00
Course Fees: Fees varies by course (PDF)
Total: $236.50

15 credits = $3,547.50

Out of State or County Residents

Per Credit
Tuition: $220.00
General Fee: $7.25
Student Activity Fee: $1.50
Supplemental Fee: $1.00
Technology Fee: $10.50
Infrastructure Fee: $40.25
*ACCESS Fee: $21.00
Course Fees: Fees varies by course (PDF)
Total: $301.50

15 credits = $4,522.50

Health Sciences Tuition and Fees

Per Credit - Burlington County Residents
Tuition: $158.00
General Fee: $7.25
Student Activity Fee: $1.50
Supplemental Fee: $1.00
Technology Fee: $10.50
Infrastructure Fee: $40.25
*ACCESS Fee: The price of this fee varies by course, please see the Health Sciences ACCESS chart on the bookstore website for the full list of fees.
Course Fees: Fees varies by course (PDF)
Total: $218.50

15 credits (Burlington County Residents) = $3,277.50

Per Credit - Out of County Residents (within NJ)
Tuition: $175
General Fee: $7.25
Student Activity Fee: $1.50
Supplemental Fee: $1.00
Technology Fee: $10.50
Infrastructure Fee: $40.25
*ACCESS Fee: The price of this fee varies by course, please see the Health Sciences ACCESS chart on the bookstore website for the full list of fees.
Course Fees: Fees varies by course (PDF)
Total: $235.50

15 credits (Out of County residents) = $3,532.50

Per Credit - Out of State Residents
Tuition: $240.00
General Fee: $7.25
Student Activity Fee: $1.50
Supplemental Fee: $1.00
Technology Fee: $10.50
Infrastructure Fee: $40.25
*ACCESS Fee: The price of this fee varies by course, please see the Health Sciences ACCESS chart on the bookstore website for the full list of fees.
Course Fees: Fees varies by course (PDF)
Total: $300.50

15 credits (Out of State residents) = $4,507.50

Culinary Tuition and Fees

Per Credit - Burlington County Residents
Tuition: $275.00
General Fee: $7.25
Student Activity Fee: $1.50
Supplemental Fee: $1.00
Technology Fee: $10.50
Infrastructure Fee: $40.25
*ACCESS Fee:  $21.00
Course Fees: Fees varies by course (PDF)
Total: $548.50

15 credits (Burlington County Residents) = $8,227.50

Per Credit - Out of County Residents (within NJ)
Tuition: $299.50
General Fee: $7.25
Student Activity Fee: $1.50
Supplemental Fee: $1.00
Technology Fee: $10.50
Infrastructure Fee: $40.25
*ACCESS Fee: $21.00
Course Fees: Fees varies by course (PDF)
Total: $572.50

15 credits (Out of County residents) = $8,587.50

Per Credit - Out of State Residents
Tuition: $324.50
General Fee: $7.25
Student Activity Fee: $1.50
Supplemental Fee: $1.00
Technology Fee: $10.50
Infrastructure Fee: $40.25
*ACCESS Fee: $21.00
Course Fees: Fees varies by course (PDF)
Total: $597.50

15 credits (Out of State residents) = $8,962.50

Special Rates for Senior Citizens

Students aged 65 or older and who are residents of Burlington County, New Jersey are eligible for a Senior Citizen tuition waiver. The student is required to pay all fees. Proof of age and residency must be provided prior to registration to utilize the Senior Citizen rate. Special rates and discounts are not retroactively applied.

Fee Summaries

Fees varies by course, click here to see the complete list (PDF)

General/Activity Fee 
A $7.25 fee per credit hour is charged to provide funds for student cultural and social programs.

Technology Fee 
An $10.50 fee per credit hour enables the college to add and replace computers, software, library equipment and other items for student use.

Student Activity Fee 
A $1.50 per credit fee for student events etc...

Supplemental Fee
A $1 fee per credit to provide for the costs associated with the graduation process and transcript requests.

Infrastructure Fee
A $40.25 per credit fee to support capital and facility needs at the college.

Course/Materials Fees 
Several college courses require additional fees to pay for laboratory hours and/or additional materials required for the course. All lab/materials fees are listed with courses in the course schedule.

Returned Check Fee 
Any check returned to the college by the bank on which it is drawn, for any reason, will incur a $35 processing fee in addition, in the future, the student's privilege of writing personal checks to the college may be revoked. Post-dated checks will not knowingly be accepted by the college, and if returned by the bank, are subject to the bad check fee.

Schedule Change Fee 
This $20 NON-REFUNDABLE fee is charged each time a student adds a class or changes a section when the change is for the student's personal convenience or for a change in instructor.

Identification Card 
Each student is issued a free ID card at the time of registration. There is a $20 fee for replacing a lost or damaged card.

Parking Sticker
Each student is issued a free Parking Sticker. There is a $10 fee for replacing a lost or damaged sticker.

Health Sciences
Certain Health Sciences courses have specific fees that are indicated in course listings.

Online Course Fee
The $25 Online Course Fee is applicable for courses offered online and covers maintenance and operating costs for Blackboard and other online services.

ACCESS Fee
Starting in fall 2020, students will pay the same $21 per credit rate for all required course materials. This applies to all courses, except for Health Sciences courses, which have a course-specific charge. This program, ACCESS, aims to reduce costs and make them predictable for students while helping students succeed by ensuring they have the proper course materials on the first day of class.

To learn more about ACCESS, click here.

*In an effort to better support students in the classroom, and to provide more predictability over the costs of books, RCBC students pay a flat rate for all of their books and course materials. Students are automatically enrolled in this program. Health Sciences courses have unique course materials that require a distinct cost schedule. To learn more or how to opt-out, please visit the bookstore website

Tuition and Fees Starting Summer II 2020

Burlington County Residents

Per credit:

Tuition

General Fee

Student Act. Fee

Supp. Fee

Tech. Fee

Facilities Fee

Total

$138.00

$7.25

$1.50

$1.00

$10.50

$40.25

$198.50

15 credits = $2,977.50

Out of County Residents (within NJ)

Per credit:

Tuition

General Fee

Student Act. Fee

Supp. Fee

Tech. Fee

Facilities Fee

Total

$155.00

$7.25

$1.50

$1.00

$10.50

$40.25

$215.50

15 credits = $3,232.50

Out of State or County Residents

Per credit:

Tuition

General Fee

Student Act. Fee

Supp. Fee

Tech. Fee

Facilities Fee

Total

$220.00

$7.25

$1.50

$1.00

$10.50

$40.25

$280.50

15 credits = $4,207.50

Health Sciences Tuition and Fees

Per Credit:

 

Tuition

General Fee

Student Acct. Fee

Supp. Fee

Tech. Fee

Facilities Fee

Total

Burlington County Residents

$158.00

$7.25

$1.50

$1.00

$10.50

$40.25

$218.50

Out of County Residents (within NJ)

$175.00

$7.25

$1.50

$1.00

$10.50

$40.25

$235.50

Out of State Residents

$240.00

$7.25

$1.50

$1.00

$10.50

$40.25

$300.50

*15 credits (Burlington County residents) = $3,277.50

*15 credits (Out of County residents) = $3,532.50

*15 credits (Out of State residents) = $4,507.50

Culinary Tuition and Fees

Per Credit:

 

Tuition

General Fee

Student Acct. Fee

Supp. Fee

Tech. Fee

Facilities Fee

Program Fee

Total

Burlington County Residents

$275.50

$7.25

$1.50

$1.00

$10.50

$40.25

$191.50

$527.50

Out of County Residents (within NJ)

$299.50

$7.25

$1.50

$1.00

$10.50

$40.25

$191.50

$551.50

Out of State Residents

$324.50

$7.25

$1.50

$1.00

$10.50

$40.25

$191.50

$576.50

*15 credits (Burlington County residents) = $7,912.50

*15 credits (Out of County residents) = $8,272.50

*15 credits (Out of State residents) = $8,647.50

Special Rates for Senior Citizens

Students aged 65 or older and who are residents of Burlington County, New Jersey are eligible for a Senior Citizen tuition waiver. The student is required to pay all fees. Proof of age and residency must be provided prior to registration to utilize the Senior Citizen rate. Special rates and discounts are not retroactively applied.

Fee Summaries

General/Activity Fee 
A $7.25 fee per credit hour is charged to provide funds for student cultural and social programs.

Technology Fee 
An $10.50 fee per credit hour enables the college to add and replace computers, software, library equipment and other items for student use.

Student Activity Fee 
A $1.50 per credit fee for student events etc...

Supplemental Fee
A $1 fee per credit to provide for the costs associated with the graduation process and transcript requests.

Facilities Fee
A $40.25 per credit fee to support capital and facility needs at the college.

Course/Materials Fees 
Several college courses require additional fees to pay for laboratory hours and/or additional materials required for the course. All lab/materials fees are listed with courses in the course schedule.

Returned Check Fee 
Any check returned to the college by the bank on which it is drawn, for any reason, will incur a $35 processing fee in addition, in the future, the student's privilege of writing personal checks to the college may be revoked. Post-dated checks will not knowingly be accepted by the college, and if returned by the bank, are subject to the bad check fee.

Schedule Change Fee 
This $20 NON-REFUNDABLE fee is charged each time a student adds a class or changes a section when the change is for the student's personal convenience or for a change in instructor.

Identification Card 
Each student is issued a free ID card at the time of registration. There is a $20 fee for replacing a lost or damaged card.

Parking Sticker
Each student is issued a free Parking Sticker. There is a $10 fee for replacing a lost or damaged sticker.

Health Sciences
Certain Health Sciences courses have specific fees that are indicated in course listings.

Online Course Fee
The $25 Online Course Fee is applicable for courses offered online and covers maintenance and operating costs for Blackboard and other online services.

Tuition and Fees for 2020 Summer I and Previous Terms

Burlington County Residents

Per credit:

Tuition General Fee Student Act. Fee Supp. Fee Tech. Fee Facilities Fee Total
$126 $13.50 $4 $2 $11 $20 $176.50

15 credits = $2,647.50

Out of County Residents (within NJ)

Per credit:

Tuition General Fee Student Act. Fee Supp. Fee Tech. Fee Facilities Fee Total
$142 $13.50 $4 $2 $11 $20 $192.50

15 credits = $2,887.50

Out of State or Country Residents

Per credit:

Tuition

General Fee Student Act. Fee Supp. Fee Tech. Fee Facilities Fee Total
$207 $13.50 $4 $2 $11 $20 $257.50

15 credits = $3,862.50

Health Sciences Tuition and Fees

Per Credit:

  Tuition General Fee Student Acct. Fee Supp. Fee Tech. Fee Facilities Fee Total
Burlington County Residents $146 $13.50 $4 $2 $11 $20 $196.50
Out of County Residents (within NJ) $162 $13.50 $4 $2 $11 $20 $212.50
Out of State Residents $227 $13.50 $4 $2 $11 $20 $277.50

*15 credits (Burlington County residents) = $2,947.50

*15 credits (Out of County residents) = $3,187.50

*15 credits (Out of State residents) = $4,162.50

Culinary Tuition and Fees

Per Credit:

  Tuition General Fee Student Acct. Fee Supp. Fee Tech. Fee Facilities Fee Program Fee Total
Burlington County Residents $263.50 $13.50 $4 $2 $11 $20 $191.50 $505.50
Out of County Residents (within NJ) $286.50 $13.50 $4 $2 $11 $20 $191.50 $528.50
Out of State Residents $311.50 $13.50 $4 $2 $11 $20 $191.50 $553.50

*15 credits (Burlington County residents) = $7,582.50

*15 credits (Out of County residents) = $7,927.50

*15 credits (Out of State residents) = $8,302.50

Special Rates for Senior Citizens

Students aged 60+ pay $32 per credit, plus technology fee and supplemental fee. You will pay all applicable course fees listed in the master schedule, as well as late and change fees, but no application fee, general fee or student activity fee will be charged. A waiver form must be completed and you must provide proof of age and Burlington County residency at the time of registration. Special rates and discounts are not retroactively applied. 

Fee Summaries

Application Fee 
Each applicant must pay a fee of $20 when he/she first applies for admission to the college. This processing fee is not refundable.

General/Activity Fee 
A $13.50 fee per credit hour is charged to provide funds for student cultural and social programs.

Technology Fee 
An $11 fee per credit hour enables the college to add and replace computers, software, library equipment and other items for student use.

Student Activity Fee 
A $4 per credit fee for student events etc...

Supplemental Fee
A $2 fee per credit to provide for the costs associated with the graduation process and transcript requests.

Facilities Fee
A $20 per credit fee to support capital and facility needs at the college.

Course/Materials Fees 
Several college courses require additional fees to pay for laboratory hours and/or additional materials required for the course. All lab/materials fees are listed with courses in the course schedule.

Returned Check Fee 
Any check returned to the college by the bank on which it is drawn, for any reason, will incur a $35 processing fee in addition, in the future, the student's privilege of writing personal checks to the college may be revoked. Post-dated checks will not knowingly be accepted by the college, and if returned by the bank, are subject to the bad check fee.

Schedule Change Fee 
This $20 NON-REFUNDABLE fee is charged each time a student adds a class or changes a section when the change is for the student's personal convenience or for a change in instructor.

Identification Card 
Each student is issued a free ID card at the time of registration. There is a $20 fee for replacing a lost or mutilated card.

Parking Sticker
Each student is issued a free Parking Sticker. There is a $10 fee for replacing a lost or mutilated sticker.

Online Course Fee
The Online Course Fee is applicable for courses offered online and covers maintenance and operating costs for Blackboard and other online services.

Possible Course Fees

As part of tuition, Rowan College at Burlington County students may also be required to cover specific course fees that go towards expenses not covered in the general college fees. Click here for a detailed summary of all courses with specific fees.

Laboratory Fee (Lab) - A laboratory fee helps to cover expenses and equipment utilized in the course, including but not limited to specialized software.

Clinical Site Fee (DCF, RCF) - A clinical site fee is a fee that RCBC pays to our partner, such as hospitals, to cover the costs associated with having students on-site.

Professional Liability Insurance Fee (PLI) - The Professional Liability Insurance fee covers students in Health Sciences disciplines when working in clinical settings and with patients.