State Fair Community College

Tuition & Fees

State Fair Community College has students at all levels of family income, and 75 percent of our students who apply receive some form of financial aid. The average financial aid package last year was approximately $5,524. Many students also receive grants and scholarships to help pay for their education.

The tuition at SFCC is very affordable and is among the lowest of community colleges in Missouri. Visit our admissions and enrollment page to see how to get started with our application process. If you have questions or if you'd like to set up a campus visit, please email admissions at

2015-2016 Tuition and Fees


Per credit hour and effective fall semester 2015 through summer semester 2016
In-district residents*
Missouri residents
Out-of-state residents
Dual credit
Dual credit online
Nursing (NURS), excluding NURS 102, NURS 103
Nursing online
Dental Hygiene (DH)
Dental Hygiene online
Diagnostic Medical Sonography (DMS), excluding DMS 100
Diagnostic Medical Sonography online


*In-district tuition applies to residents of the following school districts:
Cole Camp R-1
Green Ridge R-VIII
LaMonte R-IV
Lincoln R-II
Otterville R-VI
Pettis County R-12 at Dresden
Pettis County R-V at Hughesville/Houstonia
Sedalia 200
Smithton R-VI
Warsaw R-IX

Note: R in district name indicates reorganized.

Active-duty military personnel, Reserve, National Guard members, and veterans and their dependents qualify for in-district tuition upon completing the military/dependent certification form and providing applicable documentation.

General Fee

Technology Fee (per credit hour)


Estimated Costs

Estimated tuition and books per year at SFCC based on 15 credit hours per semester on-ground:

In-district residents
Missouri residents


These estimates are based on attending fall and spring semesters and do not include room and board, living or travel expenses or any additional special or course fees. Costs will vary depending on class schedule.

Special and Course Fees

Some programs and courses require special and course fees. Click 2015-2016 Special and Course Fees for more details.

Subject to change by the SFCC Board of Trustees; last approved 3/31/15

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