Cost of Attendance

2018-19 Academic Year

Costs are for in-district residents taking 14 credit hours (the average enrollment for a full-time student at Black Hawk College). Costs are based on a nine-month academic year budget.

Direct cost In-district (Home) In-district (Away)
Tuition and fees $4,172 $4,172
Books and supplies $1,092 $1,092
Subtotal  $5,264 $5,264
Living costs In-district (Home) In-district (Away)
Housing $0 $4,032
Food $2,822 $2,822
Transportation $2,246 $2,246
Personal expenses $2,246 $2,246
Total $7,314 $11,346


 Total nine-month academic year budget $12,578 $16,610

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Net Price Calculator

Students can use the Net Price Calculator to look up the median grant and scholarship aid amount for the corresponding Estimated Family Contribution (EFC) range to determine the estimated amount of total grant aid. Estimated Net Price is calculated by subtracting the estimated total grant aid from the estimated total price of attendance.

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