Criminal Justice Technology Program Costs

The following information is based on current tuition rates; tuition and student fees are set by the NC Legislature and are subject to change.
Note: All Fees & Books amounts are estimates.

 Tuition and Fees In-State Costs Out-of-State Costs

Financial Aid & Scholarships






Financial aid is available to students who qualify.

Please note that federal Pell Grants are not available for some certificate options however, MCC Foundation scholarships may be available.

To find out if you qualify, start by completing a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
For step-by-step help with completing your financial aid application, go to MCC's Financial Aid page.


The Montgomery Community College Foundation has these program-specific scholarships available for students in the Criminal Justice program:


Becky W. Wallace and Eben R. Wallace, Jr. Criminal Justice Endowed Scholarship

Hunters Helping Kids

William "Billy" H. Johnson, Jr. Endowed Scholarship



Many other non-program-specific scholarships are also available.

The Montgomery Community College Foundation has scholarships available to students who may not qualify for other types of financial aid. To see all the scholarships available through the MCC Foundation, follow this link. The first step is to complete a FAFSA.





1st Semester FALL    
     Tuition 1064.00 3752.00
     Fees & Books 687.60 687.60
     Total 1751.60 4439.60
1st Semester SPRING    
     Tuition 1064.00 3752.00
     Fees & Books 687.60 687.60
     Total 1751.60 4439.60
1st Semester SUMMER    
     Tuition 684.00 2412.00
     Fees & Books 330.60 330.60
     Total 1014.60 2742.60
2nd Semester FALL    


1140.00 4020.00
     Fees & Books 687.60 687.60
     Total 1827.60 4707.60
2nd Semester SPRING    
     Tuition 1216.00 4288.00
     Fees & Books 687.60 687.60
     Total 1903.60 4975.60
 Graduation Fee  40.00  40.00
Total tuition, fees & books $8,294.00 $21,350.00

 Tuition costs listed are based on credit hours required for the Associate in Applied Science degree. Diploma and certificate options require fewer credit hours and a lower tuition cost.

Textbooks may be purchased through MCC’s virtual bookstore. To access the bookstore, go to and click on the bookstore link on our homepage. General school supplies and some specialty items may be purchased in our General Store located in the library in Capel Hall.