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Affordable + Options = Your Success

Cost of Attending

The cost of attending Texas State Technical College (TSTC) varies depending on a variety of factors, such as residency status, whether or you live on campus, the program of study and any other services that you may need. You may be eligible for financial assistance which can help provide the financial support for tuition, housing, books and other educational items.

2020-2021 Cost Of Attendance Table

2021-2022 Cost Of Attendance Table

Tuition Rates Effective Fall 2020 Per Credit Hour  (Texas Residents)

Tier 1 $301
  • Culinary Arts
Tier 2 $270
  • Aircraft Airframe Technology
  • Aircraft Powerplant Technology
  • Cyber Security
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Instrumentation Technology
  • Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN)
  • Surgical Technology
  • Vocational Nursing (VN)
  • Welding Technology
Tier 3 $241
  • Biomedical Equipment Technology
  • Building Construction Technology
  • Computer Networking & Systems Administration
  • Diesel Equipment Technology
  • Electrical Construction
  • Electrical Lineworker Technology
  • Electrical Power & Controls
  • Energy Efficiency Specialist
  • Plumbing & Pipefitting Technology
  • Solar Energy Technology
Tier 4 $210
  • All technical classes not in Tier 1, 2 or 3
  • All General Academic Courses


Out-of-State Tuition:

Tier 1 - $421 per semester credit hours
Tier 2 - $390 per semester credit hours
Tier 3 - $361 per semester credit hours
Tier 4 - $330 per semester credit hours

TSTC's value-priced courses provide the perfect opportunity to continue your education or retrain in a new field without drowning in debt.



Financial Aid Disbursements

Texas State Technical  College disburses all financial aid credit balances, including Direct Loans and scholarships through Bank Mobile. First time students will receive the Refund Selection Kit in the mail after registration. Students may choose to have funds directly deposited to a personal bank account via ACH or can open an account with Bank Mobile. For more information about BankMobile, visit this link:
To view our institution's contract with BankMobile, a Division of Customer Bank, click here. 


Student Accounting  

TSTC’s Student Accounting Department supports the mission of Texas State Technical College (TSTC). The mission of Student Accounting is to accurately and promptly record and collect receivables due to TSTC. The department also provides necessary financial services, and maintains the appropriate fiscal records as we provide excellent customer service to TSTC students, staff and visitors.​

For 2020-2021 Tuition Tables, please click here. (PDF)

Payment Information 2020-2021 (PDF)


Contact Information

Questions about payment?  Call the cashiers and/or Student Accounting:











Fort Bend County



956-364-4409 or 



903-923-3237 or


North Texas



325-235-7347 or 



254-867-4842 or 


East Williamson County


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