Net Price Calculator

A Net Price Calculator can be used to help calculate the average amount of scholarships and grants that were awarded to students with similar family and financial circumstances. Please remember that this is an average award, and the estimate does not represent a final determination, or actual award, of financial assistance or a final net price.

Estimated Cost of Attendance

Budget

Direct Costs

  • Tuition
  • Mandatory Fees
  • Lab Fees
  • Online Fees

Indirect Costs

  • Books & Supplies. Students can purchase their books anywhere they would like, but DSC’s bookstore does price match
  • Room & Board. The amount estimated for living expenses, such as rent, utilities and groceries
  • Personal Expenses. Expenses for various items like a personal computer
  • Transportation. Costs associated with coming to school, including gas, regular car maintenance like oil changes, or the cost of bus passes
  • Loan fees. Student who take out their Direct Loans will have a nominal portion of their loan taken for origination fees

2021-2022 Estimated Cost of Attendance

The chart below reflects the estimated cost of attendances for a student enrolled in 15 credits per semester for Fall and Spring,  in each our three primary programs: Baccalaureate Degree, Associate of Arts and Associate of Science Degree, and Vocational Certificate programs, which are typically based in clock-hours. In addition, the “with family” and “off campus” amounts are based on whether the student is living with a family member or paying for off campus housing, as determined by the FAFSA.

Baccalaureate Degree Full-Time Cost of Attendance

Direct Costs

In-State 

 

Out-State 

 

 

Tuition & Mandatory Fees

$ 3,610 ($120.34 per cr)   $18,700

 ($623.34 per cr)     

 

         

 

Indirect Costs

       

 

Room & Board $3,000 With Family $3,000 With Family  
  $7,600 Off Campus $7,600 Off Campus  
Books & Supplies $1,800   $1,800    
Personal Expenses $1,624   $1,624    

Transportation

$1,500   $1,500    
           
Total Cost of Attendance $11,534 With Family  $26,624 With Family   
  $16,134 Off Campus $31,224 Off Campus

Associate of Arts or Associate of Science Full-Time Cost of Attendance

Direct Costs

In-State 

 

Out-State 

 

 

Tuition & Mandatory Fees

$ 3,072 ($102.40 per cr)   $11,960

 ($398.67 per cr)     

 

         

 

Indirect Costs

       

 

Room & Board $3,000 With Family $3,000 With Family  
  $7,600 Off Campus $7,600 Off Campus  
Books & Supplies $1,800   $1,800    
Personal Expenses $1,624   $1,624    

Transportation

$1,500   $1,500    
           
Total Cost of Attendance $10,996 With Family  $19,884 With Family   
  $15,596 Off Campus $24,484 Off Campus

Vocational Certificate Program Full-Time Cost of Attendance

Direct Costs

In-State 

 

Out-State 

 

 

Tuition & Mandatory Fees

$ 2,468 ($82.27 per cr)   $9,870

 ($329 per cr)

 

         

 

Indirect Costs

       

 

Room & Board $3,000 With Family $3,000 With Family  
  $7,600 Off Campus $7,600 Off Campus  
Books & Supplies $1,800   $1,800    
Personal Expenses $1,624   $1,624    

Transportation

$1,500   $1,500    
           
Total Cost of Attendance $10,392 With Family  $17,794 With Family   
  $14,992 Off Campus $22,394 Off Campus