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 FeesIn-State CostsOut-of-State Costs
1st Semester FALL
Fees & Books1856.941856.94
1st Semester SPRING
Fees & Books775.44775.44
Graduation Fee40.0040.00
Total Tuition, Fees, & Books$5104.38$11,248.38


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 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.

The Montgomery Community College Foundation has these program-specific scholarships available for students in nursing or other allied health programs:
Anne Civello Saunders Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Charles Highsmith Nurse’s Scholarship (An NCCF Endowment)
Dr. Charles Highsmith Scholarship
Drs. Joseph Reese Blair and Claudia B. Blair Endowed Scholarship
First Health of the Carolinas Endowed Scholarships
Gilbert “Sonny” A. Holt Memorial Nursing Endowed Scholarship
Highsmith Allied Health Scholarship (an NCCF Endowment)
Hilda Lee Endowed Scholarship
M.W. “Bill” Mullinix, Sr. and Nancy Hulin Mullinix Endowed Scholarship
Samantha B. Hussey memorial Endowed Scholarship
Stanly Regional Medical Center Endowed Scholarship
Wanda and Michael Hamilton Memorial Nursing Endowed Scholarship

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.