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Financial Aid and Tuition

Academic Students

Tuition

For full-time academic students who are residents of Richland County, tuition is $157 effective Fall 2015. You may have additional expenses like books and transportation to campus. Click here for Tuition and Fee payment information.

(Hint) Click here for tuition refund dates.

Financial Aid

Over 90% of all Midlands Tech students receive financial aid. The first step to getting financial aid, including scholarships, loans, grants, and work study, is to fill out a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Our school code for the FAFSA is 003993.

July 15 is the deadline to apply for financial aid 

In order to receive the award before fee payment is due for the fall semester, you are encouraged to complete the FAFSA by July 15. Click here to learn more about financial aid and scholarships at MTC

Get help applying for the FAFSA

The Educational Opportunity Center (EOC) assists students and parents with completing the FAFSA. Click here to see upcoming financial aid workshops.

1098-T Tax Information

Through the 1098-T, Midlands Technical College reports amounts of qualified tuition and related expenses billed to students during the tax year and scholarships/grants posted to the student’s MTC account during the tax year. Here are some FAQs about the 1098-T.

Net Price Calculator

In accordance with the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008, MTC is providing the Net Price Calculator to provide you an estimate of costs of full time attendance for first-time degree or certificate seeking undergraduate students.

Satisfactory Academic Progress

All students who receive federal or state financial aid must meet certain standards to keep receiving financial aid.

  • Student must maintain a cumulative 2.0 GPA
  • Student must maintain a 70% pace rate of all attempted courses
  • Student must complete their program of study within 150% of the total hours required to complete their program

Read Full Satisfactory Academic Progress Policy
Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal Form

Verification

Were you selected for verification? Get more information about what verification is and what to do next.

Veterans

ALL MTC academic programs and some career training programs are eligible for VA benefits. Learn more about using your educational benefits.

Training Students

Payment plans, loans, and some scholarships are available for Training courses and programs. Learn more about Financial Aid for Training.