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Tuition and Financial Aid

Palmetto College online degrees offer a USC education at an affordable price. Tuition is less expensive than attending school in-person, especially when you factor in housing and relocation expenses associated with a traditional program.

Tuition

Tuition rates for undergraduate degree programs are effective as of June 2016 and are subject to change.

  Full-time (per semester) Part-time (per credit hour)
Resident $4,941 $411.75
Nonresident $9,894 $824.50
Nursing Course Fee Per Hour   $40
Active Duty Military $3,351 $279.25
Technology Fees $200 $17
Matriculation Fee (First Semester Only) $75  


Financial Aid

Most students are eligible for some type of financial aid. The first step to applying for financial aid is to complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Federal, state, USC and privately funded scholarship programs all require this form.

School Codes for FAFSA

While the Bachelor of  Arts in Organizational Leadership is an online program, the degree itself is granted by our main USC campus in Columbia. The USC Union Campus provides ancillary support for processing student financial aid requests. Therefore, please use the USC Union school code when you apply for the FAFSA.

The school code for USC Union is 004927.

If you are a current Palmetto College campus student at Lancaster, Salkehatchie, or Sumter, you can use the school code for that campus instead.