International Tuition and Fees
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Completing an Academic Program, or beginning your university studies at SJCC is the most cost-effective way to obtain a high-quality education in the United States.
SJCC has some of the lowest tuition and fees in in the Bay Area!
Annual Tuition for 2023-2024
No Application Fee!
Amount Required for Application and Visa Purposes
International students are responsible for paying the all tuition & health insurance and other fees directly to the college at the start of each semester.
International students are required to take a minimum of 12 units in the Fall and Spring semesters to maintain their F-1 visa status.
expenses for one academic year
The estimates below reflect expenses for the 2023-2024 academic year from approximately mid-August through May for a student taking 12-units per semester.
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Estimated Annual Expenses
|Tuition & Fees||$9794|
|Books & Supplies||$300|
Total Estimated Cost
*2023-2024 Insurance rates. Health Insurance is mandatory.
Expenses are revised annually and subject to change without notice.
Guidance 97A - Orientation
- All new international students are required to take Guidance-97A their first semester enrolled under F-1 visa status at SJCC.
- Mandatory 0.5 unit Orientation to College Course.
- All new international students are automatically enrolled.
- First fee most students will pay.
The estimates reflect expenses for the 2023-2024 academic year (9 months) for a student taking 12-units per semester, unless noted.