How much is tuition?

You can view more tuition information on our Current Tuition and Fees webpage.


How much does it cost to go to Forsyth Tech?

Forsyth Tech receives funds from local, state and federal sources. North Carolina law (General Statute 115D) establishes the community college system’s tuition and fees, and the charges are subject to change without notice. Tuition charges are for credit hours enrolled, and the tuition rate per credit hour applies to all regularly enrolled students. This link to the tuition page will take you to the most current cost.


How do I know if I qualify for in-state tuition?

Residency is no longer determined by Forsyth Tech.  All students, parents, faculty, staff, and constituents of the North Carolina Community College System should refer to the Residency website at  for more current details regarding the North Carolina Residency Determination Service, processes and required residency guidelines.


Do you have a payment plan?

Forsyth Tech is pleased to offer Payment Plan (Nelnet), a service that allows you to pay your tuition in full or through convenient monthly payments. The Payment Plan is not offered during the Summer Semester, but you can still pay in full online by selecting the button to the left. This payment method is for curriculum students only.  In order to participate in the payment plan method, you must owe a minimum of $250.00.


Where do I go if I need to pay tuition?

Tuition can be paid at the following locations:

(Call for payment options.) 

  • Main Campus Cashier’s Office, Allman Center, second floor, 336.734.7210
  • Northwest Forsyth Center, first floor, 336.734.7052
  • Grady P. Swisher Center, first floor, 336.734.7903
  • Mazie S. Woodruff Center, first floor, 336.734.7950
  • Stokes County Center, 336.593.2482
  • Transportation Technology Center,  336.734.7802


Where do I go if I have questions about my tuition refund?

The Cashier’s Office handles questions about tuition refunds.   The Cashier’s Office is on Main Campus in the Allman Center on the second floor.  The telephone number is 336.734.7210.


Forsyth Tech Refund Policy

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