Office of Student Financial Services

Part-time Rates

If you are considering being a part-time student or simply planning to take one class, below are the estimated per credit hour rates based on the spring 2022 semester. These rates are for undergraduate students.

Please note that part-time time rates for the upcoming fall 2022 semester are not yet available. Visit our Summer Course page for summer 2022 costs for undergraduate and graduate students.

For a detailed explanation of the mandatory fees, click here. Please contact Student Accounts at 413-662-5230 or studentaccounts@mcla.edu if you have any questions. Full-time estimates for 2021-2022 tuition and fees are available here.



In State Per Credit Hour Rate
Tuition $ 42.92
Campus Support $ 355.35
Student Activity Fee $ 12.50
Capital Improvement Fee $ 8.33
Technology Fee $ 8.33
Wellness Fee $ 4.17
MassPIRG Fee* (Waivable) $ 9.00
Subtotal per credit hour $ 440.60


The estimated cost of a three credit course for an in-state student is $1,303.81.



Out-of-State Per Credit Hour Rate
Out-of-State Tuition $ 415.63
Campus Support Fee $ 355.35
Student Activity Fee $ 12.50
Capital Improvement Fee $ 8.33
Technology Fee $ 8.33
Wellness Fee $ 4.17
MassPIRG Fee* (Waivable) $ 9.00
Subtotal per credit hour $ 813.31


The estimated cost of a three credit course for an out-of-state student is $2,421.93.



NEBHE/NY Advantage Per Credit Hour Rate

Granted to qualifying matriculated students from New York or New England only.

NEBHE/NY Tuition $ 64.38
Campus Support Fee $ 355.35
Student Activity Fee $ 12.50
Capital Improvement Fee $ 8.33
Technology Fee $ 8.33
Wellness Fee $ 4.17
MassPIRG Fee* (Waivable) $ 9.00
Subtotal per credit hour $ 462.06


 
The estimated cost of a three credit course for an NEBHE/NY Advantage student is $1,368.18.


*Please Note: the waivable MassPIRG fee is charged once per semester and is not billed per credit hour. Waiver forms can be completed electronically after you have been billed for your credit hours.