Tuition and Fees

  In-State Students  $156 per student credit hour
  Out-of-State Students: From Contiguous Counties*  $312 per student credit hour 
  Out-of-State Students: Other Out-of-State Students
 $546 per student credit hour
  Mandatory Fee: All Students**  $8 per student credit hour

*Contiguous counties are those which border Kentucky. Tuition is charged for each credit hour enrolled.
** KCTCS BuildSmart Investment for Kentucky Competitiveness fee.

These WV Counties are considered resident: Cabell, Mingo, Wayne
These OH Counties are considered resident: Adams, Gallia, Jackson, Lawrence, Pike and Scioto

Paying Tuition

Tuition may be paid in person at the College Drive Campus or the Technology Drive Campus. Alternatively, tuition may be paid online via Student Self Service. (Self Service Tutorials


  • $22.00 fee for KET classes.