International students need at least US $24,900 per academic year to cover school and living expenses. Excluding all travel expenses, approximately US $12,425 per semester is required. Additional funds must be available for those who plan to remain in the United States during the summer. College fees are due and payable at the time of registration.

Costs are estimates based on the 2019/2020 academic year and are subject to change.

 Expense Cost per Semester
(5 months)
Cost per Year
(10 months)
(12 Units @ $319 per unit)
*Including Foreign Student Tuition, Capital Outlay Fee and Enrollment Fee.
$3,828 USD $7,656 USD
Health Insurance**
**Int’l students are required to purchase the pre-approved health insurance plan.
$720 USD $1,440 USD
Living Expenses (based on 10-month home stay, shared room with meals) $5,375 USD $10,750 USD
Application Fee (non-refundable, one-time fee) NA $50 USD
Books and Supplies $500 USD $1,000 USD
Local Public Transportation $500 USD $1,000 USD
Miscellaneous $1,527 USD $3,004 USD
Total $12,425 USD $24,900 USD

NOTE: If you are bringing a dependent, add the following costs:

  • $5,000 first dependent
  • $2,500 each additional dependent