Tuition & Fees Estimating the Cost of Your Education FOR CREDIT STUDENTS ONLY The following costs are estimates for planning purposes only. All tuition and fees are subject to change at the sole discretion of the college. Noncredit students pay on a per-class basis plus a fixed registration fee. Please see the Schedule of Noncredit Classes for the specifics. Semester (or per class) costs for credit students are comprised of two components: Tuition • County Residents $98 per credit hour • Maryland Residents $172 per credit hour • Out-of-state residents $265 per credit hour Click here to view residency policy. (PDF) Fees • Application Fee $25 • Registration Fee $25 per semester • Instructional Services Fee $42 per credit hour Click here to view a cost calculator. (PDF) Payment Deadlines are Rigidly Enforced. Tuition for classes is due the day of registration. Payment may be made on campus during regular business hours or online until 11:59 p.m. the day of registration. Students who do not pay for their classes or have approved financial arrangements made by the date their bill is due may be dropped from classes and must register for classes again. To use the Deferred Tuition Payment plan (F.A.C.T.S.), select "Paying for College" from the Quicklinks drop down menu. Click on "Deferred Tuition Payment Plan (F.A.C.T.S)" and follow the directions or click here for Deferred Tuition Payment plan (NBS eCashier; formerly known as FACTS). Other Useful Links: Cost of Attendance SallieMae can help you estimate how much college is really going to cost. Learn how the total cost of attendance is calculated.