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The tuition at Trident Technical College is less than half of most other colleges and universities, which makes Trident Technical College a wise and affordable choice. Below are tuition and fees for the current academic year. For payment deadlines, click here and choose appropriate semester.

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Tuition

Academic Year 2015-2016 per Semester Tuition and Fees
Charleston/Berkeley/Dorchester County Residency

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Hours

Tuition

Registration Fee* (Nonrefundable)

Estimated Lottery**

Total Tuition and Fees with Lottery Assistance

1

$168.30

$15.45

$0.00

$183.75

2

$336.60

$15.45

$0.00

$352.05

3

$504.90

$15.45

$0.00

$520.35

4

$673.20

$15.45

$0.00

$688.65

5

$841.50

$15.45

$0.00

$856.95

6

$1,009.80

$15.45

($600.00)

$425.25

7

$1,178.10

$15.45

($700.00)

$493.55

8

$1,346.40

$15.45

($800.00)

$561.85

9

$1,514.70

$15.45

($900.00)

$630.15

10

$1,683.00

$15.45

($1,000.00)

$698.45

11

$1,851.30

$15.45

($1,100.00)

$766.75

12

$2,019.60

$15.45

($1,200.00)

$835.05

 13

$2,187.90

$15.45

 ($1,200.00)

 $1,003.35

14

$2,356.20

$15.45

($1,200.00)

 $1,171.65

15

$2,524.50

$15.45

($1,200.00)

 $1,339.95

16

 $2,692.80

$15.45

($1,200.00)

 $1,508.25

 17

  $2,861.10

 $15.45

 ($1,200.00)

 $1,676.55

 18

 $3,029.40

 $15.45

 ($1,200.00)

 $1,844.85

 19

 $3,197.70

 $15.45

 ($1,200.00)

 $2,013.15

20

 $3,366.00

 $15.45

 ($1,200.00)

 $2,181.45

21

 $3,534.30

 $15.45

 ($1,200.00)

$2,349.75 

Other South Carolina Residency

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Hours

Tuition

Registration Fee*
(Nonrefundable)

Estimated Lottery**

Total Tuition and Fees with Lottery Assistance

1

$186.72

$15.45

$0.00

$202.17

2

$373.44

$15.45

$0.00

$388.89

3

$560.16

$15.45

$0.00

$575.61

4

$746.88

$15.45

$0.00

$762.33

5

$933.60

$15.45

$0.00

$949.05

6

$1,120.32

$15.45

($600.00)

$535.77

7

$1,307.04

$15.45

($700.00)

$622.49

8

$1,493.76

$15.45

($800.00)

$709.21

9

$1,680.48

$15.45

($900.00)

$795.93

10

$1,867.20

$15.45

($1,000.00)

$882.65

11

$2,053.92

$15.45

($1,100.00)

$969.37

 12

 $2,240.64

$15.45

($1,200.00)

 $1,056.09

 13

 $2,427.36

$15.45

($1,200.00)

 $1,242.81

 14

 $2,614.08

$15.45

($1,200.00)

 $1,429.53

 15

 $2,800.80

$15.45

($1,200.00)

 $1,616.25

 16

 $2,987.52

$15.45

($1,200.00)

 $1,802.97

 17

 $3,174.24

$15.45

($1,200.00)

 $1,989.69

 18

 $3,360.96

$15.45

($1,200.00)

 $2,176.41

 19

 $3,547.68

$15.45

($1,200.00)

 $2,363.13

 20

 $3,734.40

$15.45

($1,200.00)

 $2,549.85

 21

 $3,921.12

$15.45

($1,200.00)

 $2,736.57

Out of State Residency

Hours

Tuition Registration Fee*
(Nonrefundable)

Estimated Lottery
Not Applicable

Total Tuition and Fees with Lottery Assistance

1

$318.55

$15.45

$0.00

$334.00

2

$637.10

$15.45

$0.00

$652.55

3

$955.65

$15.45

$0.00

$971.10

4

$1,274.20

$15.45

$0.00

$1,289.65

5

$1,592.75

$15.45

$0.00

$1,608.20

6

$1,911.30

$15.45

$0.00

$1,926.75

7

$2,229.85

$15.45

$0.00

$2,245.30

8

$2,548.40

$15.45

$0.00

$2,563.85

9

$2,866.95

$15.45

$0.00

$2,882.40

10

$3,185.50

$15.45

$0.00

$3,200.95

11

$3,504.05

$15.45

$0.00

$3,519.50

12

$3,822.60

$15.45

$0.00

$3,838.05

13

$4,141.15

$15.45

$0.00

$4,156.60

14

$4,459.70

$15.45

$0.00

$4,475.15

15

$4,778.25

$15.45

$0.00

$4,793.70

16

$5,096.80

$15.45

$0.00

$5,112.25

17

$5,415.35

$15.45

$0.00

$5,430.80

18

$5,733.90

$15.45

$0.00

$5,749.35

19

$6,052.45

$15.45

$0.00

$6,067.90

20

$6,371.00

$15.45

$0.00

$6,386.45

21

$6,689.55

$15.45

$0.00

$6,705.00

*Registration fee is charged per semester and is non-refundable.

**Tuition and Lottery Assistance subject to change. See TTC website (www.tridentech.edu) for more information.

Some classes have additional course fees.

Course Fees

Course Fees for the 2015-16 Academic Year

ACM-105 Basic Aircraft Electricity $10
ACM-110 Aircraft Drawings $5
ACM-114 Fluid Lines and Fittings $15
ACM-115 Ground Handling and Servicing $5
ACM-120 Materials & Corrosion Control $15
ACM-125 Wood Structure $20
ACM-135 Sheet Metal & Non-metallic Structures $20
ACM-145 Aircraft Welding $20
ACM-150 Assembly and Rigging $10
ACM-155 Aircraft Environmental Systems $10
ACM-160 Utility and Warning Systems $10
ACM-165 Hydraulic and Pneumatic System $10
ACM-167 Landing Gear Systems $15
ACM-170 Aircraft Electrical Systems $15
ACM-172 Aircraft Fuel Systems $15
ACM-174 Airframe Inspection $10
ACM-201 Lubricating Systems $15
ACM-205 Ignition & Starting Systems $20
ACM-210 Reciprocating Engine Overhaul $25
ACM-212 Engine Installation $10
ACM-220 Turbine Engines $15
ACM-226 Engine Inspection $10
ACM-234 Propellers and Components $20
ACM-240 Engine Electrical Instrumentation & Fire Protection $20
ACM-245 Powerplant Fuel Systems $15
ACM-250 Induction Cooling and Exhaust $15
ACR-106 Basic Electricity for HVAC/R $25
ACR-210 Heat Pumps $25
ACR-250 Duct Fabrication $15
ACR-252 Special Topics in AC & Heating $10
AMF-109 Aircraft Materials & Hand Tools $25
AMF-110 Corrosion Control & Sealing $15
AMF-116 Aircraft Fluid Lines $20
AMF-132 Aircraft Sheet Metal Assembly $15
AMF-137 Aircraft Composite Structures $35
AMF-147 Aviation Electrical Systems $15
ARV-110 Computer Graphics I $25
ARV-114 Photography I $25
ARV-121 Design $25
ARV-123 Composition and Color $25
ARV-136 Motion Graphics I $25
ARV-214 Photography II $25
ARV-217 Computer Imagery $25
ARV-219 Multimedia Techniques $25
ARV-222 Computer Animation $25
ARV-227 Web Site Design I $25
ARV-248 3D Animation IV $25
ARV-279 Portfolio Preparation $25
ARV-280 Visual Arts Exit Portfolio $25
AST-101 Solar System Astronomy $25
AST-102 Stellar Astronomy $25
AUT-103 Engine Reconditioning $25
AUT-116 Manual Transmission and Axle $25
AVT-101 Basic Electricity for Avionics $5
AVT-110 Aircraft Electronic Circuits $5
AVT-115 Aircraft Digital Circuits $5
AVT-120 Aviation Electronic Communications $30
AVT-140 Avionics Standard Practices $20
AVT-145 Avionics Circuit Repair $30
BIO-101 Biological Science I $25
BIO-102 Biological Science II $25
BIO-112 Basic Anatomy and Physiology $25
BIO-115 Basic Microbiology $25
BIO-210 Anatomy and Physiology I $25
BIO-211 Anatomy and Physiology II $25
BIO-238 Musculoskeletal System Anatomy $25
BKP-101 Introduction to Baking $50
BKP-102 Introduction to Pastries $50
BKP-109 Intro to Cakes & Decorating $50
BKP-181 Candies and Confectionaries $50
BKP-182 Artisan Breads $50
BKP-183 Plated Desserts $50
BKP-210 Advanced Cakes $50
BKP-216 International Desserts $50
BKP-223 Wedding Cakes & Decorating Techniques $50
BKP-236 Baking and Pastry Capstone $50
CHM-100 Introductory Chemistry $25
CHM-105 General Organic & Biochemistry $25
CHM-110 College Chemistry I $25
CHM-111 College Chemistry II $25
CHM-211 Organic Chemistry I $25
CHM-212 Organic Chemistry II $25
COS-106 Facials and Makeup $30
COS-108 Nail Care $25
COS-110 Scalp and Hair Care $10
COS-112 Shampoo and Rinses $20
COS-114 Hair Shaping $20
COS-116 Hair Shaping I $20
COS-120 Manikin Practice $10
COS-133 Basic Procedures $30
COS-136 Fundamentals of Artificial Nail Application $30
COS-137 Fundamentals of Nail Art $10
COS-156 Fundamentals of Massage $40
COS-158 Facial Treatments $50
COS-160 Electric Current Facial Treatment $15
COS-162 Hair Removal $25
COS-206 Chemical Hair Waving $20
COS-210 Hair Coloring $30
COS-220 Cosmetology Clinical Practice I $20
COS-221 Facial Practice I $50
COS-222 Cosmetology Clinical Practice II $20
COS-223 Facial Practice II $35
COS-224 Nail Practice I $15
CUL-105 Kitchen Fundamentals $50
CUL-112 Classical Cooking Foundations $50
CUL-118 Nutritional Cooking $50
CUL-123 American Bistro $50
CUL-178 Farm to Plate $50
CUL-180 French Regional Cuisines $50
CUL-186 Mediterranean Cuisine $50
CUL-215 Cuisine of the Americas $50
CUL-216 International Cuisine $50
CUL-236 Restaurant Capstone $50
CUL-280 Butchery and Charcuterie $50
DAT-124 Expanded Functions/Specialties $25
DAT-154 Clinical Procedures I $25
DAT-185 Dental Specialties $25
DHG-121 Dental Radiography $25
DHG-175 Clinical Dental Hygiene II $25
DHG-244 Dental Materials $25
DHG-255 Clinical Dental Hygiene III $25
EEM-163 Residential Wiring I $25
EEM-167 Commercial/Industrial Wiring I $25
EEM-173 Electrical Installation I $25
FLM-153 Film Lighting $25
FLM-155 Film Production I $50
FLM-156 Film Production II $75
FLM-157 Set Construction/Props/Art $25
FLM-240 Insert Stage Techniques $25
HOS-251 Introduction to Wine $50
HOS-253 Beer Basics $50
HOS-261 Distilled Spirits $50
HOS-264 Food and Beverage Pairing $50
HRT-102 Landscape Design $25
HRT-240 Pesticides $15
MAP-101 Audio Techniques I $25
MAP-110 Editing I $25
MAP-126 Media Arts Photography $25
MAP-130 Lighting Fundamentals $25
MAP-190 Introduction to Animation $25
MAP-280 Media Arts Exit Portfolio $25
MED-122 Medical Assisting Lab Procedures I $50
MED-125 Medical Assisting Advanced Lab $50
MLT-108 Urinalysis and Body Fluids $50
MTH-122 Principles of Massage II $25
MTT-111 Machine Tool Theory & Practice I $25
NUR-159 Nursing Care Management II $25
NUR-209 Nursing Care Management III $25
NUR-219 Nursing Management and Leadership $25
OTA-164 Physical Dysfunction $25
PHY-201 Physics I $25
PHY-202 Physics II $25
PHY-221 University Physics I $25
PHY-222 University Physics II $25
PTH-230 Clinical Electrotherapy $25
RES-121 Respiratory Skills I $50
RTV-103 Field Operations $25
RTV-107 Producing and Directing $25
RTV-144 Basic Videography $25
VET-160 Clinical Techniques II $50
VET-250 Clinical Techniques III $50
WLD-111 Arc Welding I $40
WLD-113 Arc Welding II $40
WLD-118 Gas Metal Arc Welding Ferrous I $40
WLD-120 Flux Cored Arc Welding I $40
WLD-122 Gas Metal Arc Welding Nonferrous I $40
WLD-132 Inert Gas Welding Ferrous $40
WLD-135 Inert Gas Welding of Aluminum $40
WLD-152 Tungsten Arc Welding $40
WLD-170 Qualification Welding $40
WLD-225 Arc Welding Pipe I $40
WLD-228 Inert Gas Welding Pipe I $40

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