El Camino College offers a great education value. California residents pay just $46 per unit in enrollment fees (our equivalent of tuition) and our graduates’ record of success shows the true worth of an El Camino degree or certificate.
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You can complete a two-year El Camino degree for about $3,000 in tuition and fees. See this fee breakdown below for details:
|Enrollment Fee||Per-unit fee for all students (except those concurrently enrolled in high school)||$46 per unit|
|Non-Resident Tuition||Per-unit fee for students who aren’t California residents (enrollment fees also apply)||$285 per unit|
|Health Fee||Per-term fee for all students||$21 per fall or spring semester, $18 per summer session
Starting Winter 2022:
$22 per fall and spring semesters
|Student Representation Fee||Per-term fee for all students||$2 per term|
|Instructional Materials Fee||Per-course fee for students enrolled in specific courses (see schedule of classes)||Varies|
|Student Activities Fee||Optional fee providing access to discounts and events||$15|
|Parking Fee||Optional per-term fee for students parking vehicles or motorcycles on campus||(No Fee for Fall 2021 Semester)
$35 per fall or spring semester for automobiles
$20 per summer or winter session for automobiles
$20 per semester or session for motorcycles
|Transcript/Verification Fee||Per-copy fee for transcripts or verification (first two copies free)||$6 per copy for regular requests
$9 per copy for emergency requests (in-person request only)
|Returned check fee||Processing fee for returned checks||$20 per returned check|
|Nonresident Application Fee||Fee for out-of-state and international applicants||$50|
|F1 Visa Student Health Insurance||Insurance fee for international students on F1 visas||$697.50 per semester|