Cost of Tuition & Fees

Day State-Supported Courses

Massachusetts Residents

Massachusetts resident students are defined as U.S. citizens or resident aliens who have lived in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for at least six continuous months preceding the beginning date of the academic period for which they seek to enroll.

        Summer 2018 Fall 2018 onward
Tuition per credit hour  $25 $25
College fees per credit hour $187 $192
Total per credit hour $212 $217

New England Regional Student Program

MWCC participates in the New England Regional Student Program (NERSP). This program offers qualified out-of-state residents the benefit of reduced tuition. For more information please contact the Admissions Office at 978-630-9110, or at admissions@mwcc.edu.

  Summer 2018      Fall 2018 onward
Tuition per credit hour    $37.50 $37.50
College fees per credit hour $187 $192
Total per credit hour $224.50   $229.50

Non-Resident and International Students

All International students attending this college with a student visa must pay non-resident tuition.

Summer 2018 Fall 2018 onward
Tuition per credit hour $230 $230
College fees per credit hour $187 $192
Total per credit hour     $417    $422

Program Fees

In addition to the regular tuition and college fees, the programs listed below charge program fees.

 Automotive Technology Certificate and Degree (ATC & ATD)   $2,900 first semester charge (mandatory automotive toolkit)*
Dental Assisting Certificate (DAC) $350 per semester
Dental Hygiene Degree $2,225 per semester
Emergency Medical Technical Training (XEMT) $55 certification exam administration fee upon successful completion of HCC 111, HCC 112.
Medical Assisting Degree (MAS) $125 for exam fee for MAS 240
Nursing Degree — LPN Bridge (NUP) $1,100 per semester (excluding the first spring semester when enrolled in NUR 116)
Nursing Degree — Day (NU) $850 per semester
Nursing Degree — Evening (NUE) $850 per semester
Paramedic Technology Certificate (PAC) $1,100 per semester
Phlebotomy Training (XPLB) $150 for site fee for PLB 203
Physical Therapist Assistant Degree (PTA) $25 for equipment for PTA 105 and $40 exam fee for PTA 117
Practical Nursing Certificate (PN) $1,100 per semester
Veterinary Technology Certificate (VTE) $850 per semester

* The automotive tool kit fee listed above is the 2017-2018 cost. This price is subject to change, based on market prices.