Tuition and Fees

This page contains information for Academic students.

If you are a Training student, the price of the individual course is listed on the course page itself, and you can find information about training course refunds.

Tuition by Credit Hour

If an applicant or student wishes to petition to change his/her South Carolina Residency status, he may complete and submit an Application for Reclassification of Residency. Remember: Lottery Tuition Assistance is available to all in-state students, regardless of need.

Download a printable PDF of Midlands Technical College's tuition rates by credit hour, effective Fall Term 2019.

In Richland, Lexington & Fairfield Counties $188 per credit hour
Out of County $235 per credit hour
Out of State $564 per credit hour
International $564 per credit hour

Fees

Download a printable PDF of Midlands Technical College's fee rates. Health sciences students may have additional fees for equipment and supplies.

Application Fee $35
Enrollment Fee $50
Student Fee $138
General Course Fee per credit hour $52
Tech Course Fee per credit hour $30
Late Registration Fee $150

Ready to Pay?

Learn more about how to pay, methods of payment, and to get answers about Tuition and Fee-related FAQs. Please note that books and/or supplies are not included in the above rates. Visit midlandstech.bncollege.com for online book purchasing.

Online   Pay online through your MyMTC account. A student ID and password are required.
In Person  

Airport Campus - Reed Hall Room 114
Beltline Campus - Student Center Room 126
Northeast Campus - Room 160

By Phone   Call (803) 732-5200 and select option 1

Payment Plans

Nelnet allows you to make automatic monthly payments toward the cost of a course instead of paying it as a lump sum. 

Refund Periods

Tuition refunds are initiated when a student officially withdraws from a class by submitting the Drop/Add/Withdrawal Form to the Student Records OfficeFees are non-refundable.

Refunds may take 3-4 weeks to process. The amount of your refund depends on when you submit your form. 

Refunds for terms that vary in length from the semester term will be in proportion to the semester-term refund schedule.  This includes Spring, Session II, Fort Jackson, Fast Track, 10-Week and Weekend.

REFUND CALENDAR FALL 2019

*NOTE* THESE DATES ARE END DATES OF THE REFUND PERIOD.

  Full Term - FA Session 1 - FA1 & FJ1 Session 2 - FA2 & FJ 2
100% 08/30/19 08/27/19 10/22/19
50% 09/09/19 08/30/19 10/25/19
25% 09/16/19 09/04/19 10/29/19
  Weekend - FAW 10-Week - FA5 Fast Track - FA6
100% 09/03/19 09/26/19 08/27/19
50% 09/10/19 10/02/19 08/28/19
25% 09/11/19 10/07/19 08/30/19

Note: Day 1 is the first INSTRUCTIONAL day of class

If you submit your form on: You'll receive a:
Day 1-5 (Instructional Days) 100% refund
Day 6-10 (Instructional Days) 50% refund
Day 11-15 (Instructional Days) 25% refund
After Day 15 (Instructional Days) 0% refund

Contact Us

Cashier Department

Phone:  803.732.5200
Toll-free:  800.922.8038
bccashier@midlandstech.edu

FAQ

Am I a Training or an Academic student?

Academic students are taking courses for credit toward a degree, certificate, or diploma. Academic students must apply to and enroll at the college.

Training students—sometimes called Continuing Education students—can take individual courses or earn certificates and certifications. They can register directly for courses online. Training courses don't earn college credit or transfer to other institutions.

Important Dates

August 16 at 1 p.m.
Fall Registration/Fee Payment Ends

August 23
Last Day of Online Late Registration for Fall

August 26
Fall Classes Begin

September 19
Last Day to Add 10-week Classes

October 23
Spring Registration Opens

Net Price Calculator

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.

Net Price Calculator

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