JCCC I-20 Budget for International and Immigrant Students


The JCCC Financial Aid office’s cost of attendance is used to calculate the budget to determine how much money an I-20 student is required to document they and/or their financial sponsor(s) have in one or more of their personal financial accounts, to pay for the student’s education.  The budget below lists the expense categories for one academic year.

Description of Fees for One Academic Year

One academic year consists of the fall semester (August to December)  and the spring semester (January to May) 

Fees
You are required to enroll in 12 credit hours each semester. To calculate the tuition and fees cost multiply 24 by the cost per credit hour at the out of state rate.  Select the semester that you intend to begin study at JCCC Tuition and Payment Deadlines then select the link to the extended table. Tuition and Payment Deadline
Books/Supplies

     $1,320

Housing/Meals

     $9,780

Personal Expenses

     $4,120

Accident/Illness Insurance

     $2,000

Total

    $22,500


The budget below lists the expense categories for the one academic year for the students who commence studies in the summer term.
 

Description of Fees for Summer Term + One Academic Year

Summer term consists of the months of June and July

Fees
If you begin study at JCCC in the summer, you are required to enroll in 6 credit hours for the summer, then 12 credit hours each semester thereafter. To calculate the cost for tuition and fees multiply 30 by the cost per credit hour at the out of state rate.  Select the semester that you intend to begin study at JCCC Tuition and Payment Deadlines then select the link to the extended table.

Tuition and Payment Deadline

Books/Supplies

 $1,650

Housing/Meals

     $9,780

Personal Expenses

     $5,470

Accident/Illness Insurance - Students are required to purchase insurance through JCCC.

     $2,000

Total for one academic year, including summer

    $25,500

The JCCC board of trustees reserves the right to change the tuition and fees without notice. Some courses may require fees in addition to tuition. All tuition and fees are due by the payment deadline published by semester on the academic calendar.

F-2 Dependents

If you will bring your spouse and or children with you to the US as F-2 visa holders, you are required to document an additional $5,000 for each dependent you will bring, in addition to the funds required use to pay for your study in the United States.

Scholarships

JCCC has very limited scholarship opportunities for students who are not already in the U.S. For information, visit the Financial Aid office’s website.