Tuition for 2017 - 18

NPC has the lowest tuition rates in Arizona!

You'll save thousands of dollars on your education! Complete the first two years of a bachelor's degree at NPC and then transfer to a state university!

  • All rates are per credit hour.
  • Rates listed below effective starting with the Fall 2017 semester through Summer 2018.
  • **See our tuition refund policy at the bottom of this page.**

Media Fee = $45 when enrolled in 3 or more credits

Arizona In-State Base Tuition

Credits Charge Rate (Per Semester)
1 All credits are charged
at $72 per credit.
$72
2   $144
3   $216
4   $288
5   $360
6   $432
7   $504
8   $576
9   $648
10   $720
11   $792
12   $864
13   $936
14   $1,008
15   $1,080
Additional
Credits
  $72 per credit

Out-of-State Base Tuition

Credits Charge Rate (Per Semester)
1 All credits are charged
at $345 per credit.
$345
2   $690
3   $1,035
4   $1,380
5   $1,725
6   $2,070
7   $2,415
8   $2,760
9   $3,105
10   $3,450
11   $3,795
12   $4,140
13   $4,485
14   $4,830
15   $5,175
Additional
Credits
  $345 per credit

Western Undergraduate Exchange 150% of in-state base tuition rate
College & Career Preparation (CCP) courses 50% of base tuition rate
Summer Session 50% of base tuition rate
(Does not apply to noncredit classes)
Only one 50% reduction applies to TLC courses
Senior Citizens

Students 60 years of age or older who are residents of Arizona may qualify for a reduced tuition rate at 50% of the base fall and spring semester tuition rate. All other fees will be assessed at the full rate for students. The tuition reduction is NOT applicable for enrollment in noncredit seminars, classes, or programs. The reduced tuition rate may not be combined with any other tuition reductions available in a given semester.

To qualify, a student must meet the appropriate age qualification prior to enrolling:

  • May 1 of the year in which enrollment is planned for Summer session
  • January 1 of the year in which enrollment is planned for Spring semester
  • August 1 of the year in which enrollment is planned for Fall semester

NPC Tuition Refund Policy

Fall or Spring Semester
  • 100% BEFORE the first day of semester
    (see academic calendar for dates)
  • 100% if NPC cancels the class
  • 50% through the second week of the semester
  • No refund AFTER the end of the second week of the semester
Summer Session
  • 100% before the first day of the session
    (see academic calendar for dates)
  • 100% if NPC cancels the class
  • 50% by the end of the second day of the session
Short-Term Courses & Workshops
  • 100% before the first day
  • 100% if NPC cancels the class
  • 50% through the first two days
  • No refunds on a two-day workshop AFTER it has started