Cost Per Credit Hour Policy 212.02

Johnson County Community College
Series: 200 Administrative Services
Section: Income and Investments

The Board of Trustees (“Board”) will annually, or at such others times as may be necessary, approve the following:

Cost per Credit Hour

The Board will approve tuition rates applicable to designated categories of students which may include Johnson County residents, Kansas residents, non-residents, international students, eligible residents age 60 and over and residents in an eligible metropolitan geographic area. The Board will also approve student fee rates.

The total cost per credit hour for a student will be made up of the applicable tuition rate plus student fees. Current tuition rates, fee rates and payment deadlines are maintained on the JCCC website.

Use of Income from Tuition and Fees

The Board will approve a portion of the total cost per credit hour to be used to finance approved student activities programs and events at the College.

The Board will approve a portion of the total cost per credit hour to be used to finance the costs of constructing, improving, furnishing, equipping and retiring related issues of indebtedness for buildings and facilities used for auxiliary services and parking at the College.

The Board may, in its discretion, approve a portion of the total cost per credit hour to fund other initiatives at the College, such as sustainability and parking/road maintenance. 


Date of Adoption: 07/06/1982
Revised: 05/02/1996, 03/13/2014, 12/15/2016 (consolidated with previous versions: College Commons/Parking/Debt Retirement Income Policy 212.04 last revised 05/02/1996 and Fee for Student Activities Policy 212.03 last revised 05/02/1996)