Tuition And Fees
STATEMENT ON TUITION:
The Community College System of New Hampshire has set tuition for the 2018-19 academic year as follows:
New England Regional Student Program: $323/credit
Great Bay Community College students who have already registered should log into SIS to check their accounts and review any applicable financial aid. If you have questions, contact the Business Office at 603-427-7600 x7526 GBCCBusinessOffice@ccsnh.edu for more information.
For in-state students, the 2018-19 rate is a $5/credit increase over the previous year, or 2.4 percent. Great Bay Community College makes every effort to maintain an affordable tuition rate; in fact, the current rate is also just 2.4 percent higher than tuition in 2011. We will continue to prioritize affordability and appreciate your understanding of this adjustment.
This rate is effective beginning with fall 2018 classes.
In-State Students (New Hampshire Residents)
* $215.00 per credit
A member of the Armed Forces of the United States stationed in this state under military orders, or stationed in a contiguous state but temporarily living in NH, shall be entitled to classification for himself/herself, spouse and dependent children as in-state for tuition purposes so long as said orders remain in effect and residence in New Hampshire is continued. Furthermore, military personnel who are residents of another state but choose NH as their residence within 90 days of being discharged from the military will be considered NH residents and charged in-state tuition.
VA students enrolled under the Veterans Educational Assistant Improvement Acts of 2010 will be charged in-state tuition.
- A veteran, as defined under RSA 21:50, I, or a covered individual, as defined under Chapter 30 or 33 of Title 38 of the United States Code using educational assistance benefits provided under federal law, shall be charged in-state tuition while living in New Hampshire and enrolled.
- A spouse or child using educational assistance benefits provided pursuant to Chapter 30 or 33 of Title 38 of the United States Code shall be charged in-state tuition while living in New Hampshire and enrolled.
Students matriculated in the Aviation Technology Helicopter A.S. Degree will be charged New Hampshire In-State tuition for courses required for the program.
Out-of-State students newly matriculated in the Surgical Technology Degree, who live within a 50 mile radius of the Portsmouth and Rochester campuses, will be charged New Hampshire In-State tuition for courses required for the program beginning in the fall of 2016.
Out-of-State students newly matriculated in the Advanced Composite Manufacturing Certificate program, who live within a 50 mile radius of the Portsmouth and Rochester campuses, will be charged New Hampshire In-State tuition for courses required for the program beginning in the February 2016.
Out-of-State students newly matriculated in the Massage Therapy Certificate program, who live within a 50 mile radius of the Portsmouth and Rochester campuses, will be charged New Hampshire In-State tuition for courses required for the program beginning in the fall of 2016.
New England Regional Students (CT, MA, ME, RI, VT)
Student must be matriculated in a program, and must indicate eligibility on the application for admission to the College.
* $323.00 per credit
Out of State Students
* $490.00 per credit
*The tuition rate is subject to the approval of the Board of Trustees and is subject to change without notice.
CHANGE OF STATUS
Any student who has, on his/her first admission to the system, been classified as Out-of-State or New England Regional for tuition purposes, may apply to the college Admissions Office for a change of residency status on or before September 1 for the subsequent Fall semester, on or before January 1 for the subsequent Spring semester, and on or before June 1 for the subsequent summer term provided that the student satisfies NH residency requirements.