Tuition & Fees

Tuition at Drake State remains one of the best values in the state. At only $163 per credit hour, Drake State provides the educational foundation and workplace skills to enhance the lives of our students without a lifetime of educational debt.

The staff strives to provide accurate cost estimates in advance so that our students may be financially prepared for their college journey. The Office of Financial Aid provides resources to assist with federal, state, and local grants as well as college and industry sponsored scholarships.

Semester
Hours
In-state
Tuition
Facility
Fee
Technology
Fee
Building
Fee
Reserve
Fee
ACCS Enhancement
Fee
Total
Semester
Hours:
1
In-state
Tuition:
125
Facility
Fee:
9
Technology
Fee:
9
Building
Fee:
9
Reserve
Fee:
1
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
10
Total: 163
Semester
Hours:
2
In-state
Tuition:
250
Facility
Fee:
18
Technology
Fee:
18
Building
Fee:
18
Reserve
Fee:
2
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
20
Total: 326
Semester
Hours:
3
In-state
Tuition:
375
Facility
Fee:
27
Technology
Fee:
27
Building
Fee:
27
Reserve
Fee:
3
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
30
Total: 489
Semester
Hours:
4
In-state
Tuition:
500
Facility
Fee:
36
Technology
Fee:
36
Building
Fee:
36
Reserve
Fee:
4
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
40
Total: 652
Semester
Hours:
5
In-state
Tuition:
625
Facility
Fee:
45
Technology
Fee:
45
Building
Fee:
45
Reserve
Fee:
5
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
50
Total: 815
Semester
Hours:
6
In-state
Tuition:
750
Facility
Fee:
54
Technology
Fee:
54
Building
Fee:
54
Reserve
Fee:
6
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
60
Total: 978
Semester
Hours:
7
In-state
Tuition:
875
Facility
Fee:
63
Technology
Fee:
63
Building
Fee:
63
Reserve
Fee:
7
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
70
Total: 1141
Semester
Hours:
8
In-state
Tuition:
1000
Facility
Fee:
72
Technology
Fee:
72
Building
Fee:
72
Reserve
Fee:
8
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
80
Total: 1304
Semester
Hours:
9
In-state
Tuition:
1125
Facility
Fee:
81
Technology
Fee:
81
Building
Fee:
81
Reserve
Fee:
9
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
90
Total: 1467
Semester
Hours:
10
In-state
Tuition:
1250
Facility
Fee:
90
Technology
Fee:
90
Building
Fee:
90
Reserve
Fee:
10
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
100
Total: 1630
Semester
Hours:
11
In-state
Tuition:
1375
Facility
Fee:
99
Technology
Fee:
99
Building
Fee:
99
Reserve
Fee:
11
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
110
Total: 1793
Semester
Hours:
12
In-state
Tuition:
1500
Facility
Fee:
108
Technology
Fee:
108
Building
Fee:
108
Reserve
Fee:
12
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
120
Total: 1956
Semester
Hours:
13
In-state
Tuition:
1625
Facility
Fee:
117
Technology
Fee:
117
Building
Fee:
117
Reserve
Fee:
13
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
130
Total: 2119
Semester
Hours:
14
In-state
Tuition:
1750
Facility
Fee:
126
Technology
Fee:
126
Building
Fee:
126
Reserve
Fee:
14
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
140
Total: 2119
Semester
Hours:
15
In-state
Tuition:
1875
Facility
Fee:
135
Technology
Fee:
135
Building
Fee:
135
Reserve
Fee:
15
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
150
Total: 2445
Semester
Hours:
16
In-state
Tuition:
2000
Facility
Fee:
144
Technology
Fee:
144
Building
Fee:
144
Reserve
Fee:
16
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
160
Total: 2608
Semester
Hours:
17
In-state
Tuition:
2125
Facility
Fee:
153
Technology
Fee:
153
Building
Fee:
153
Reserve
Fee:
17
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
170
Total: 2771
Semester
Hours:
18
In-state
Tuition:
2250
Facility
Fee:
162
Technology
Fee:
162
Building
Fee:
162
Reserve
Fee:
18
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
180
Total: 2934
Semester
Hours:
19
In-state
Tuition:
2375
Facility
Fee:
171
Technology
Fee:
171
Building
Fee:
171
Reserve
Fee:
19
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
190
Total: 3097
Semester
Hours:
20
In-state
Tuition:
2500
Facility
Fee:
180
Technology
Fee:
180
Building
Fee:
180
Reserve
Fee:
20
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
200
Total: 3260
Semester
Hours:
21
In-state
Tuition:
2625
Facility
Fee:
189
Technology
Fee:
189
Building
Fee:
189
Reserve
Fee:
21
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
210
Total: 3423
Semester
Hours:
22
In-state
Tuition:
2750
Facility
Fee:
198
Technology
Fee:
198
Building
Fee:
198
Reserve
Fee:
22
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
220
Total: 3586
Semester
Hours:
23
In-state
Tuition:
2875
Facility
Fee:
207
Technology
Fee:
207
Building
Fee:
207
Reserve
Fee:
23
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
230
Total: 3749
Semester
Hours:
24
In-state
Tuition:
3000
Facility
Fee:
216
Technology
Fee:
216
Building
Fee:
216
Reserve
Fee:
24
ACCS Enhancement
Fee:
240
Total: 3912

Out-of-State Tuition

Out-of-state tuition is equal to two times the in-state amount for tuition. All other fees remain the same. Students who apply for admission and reside in the Tennessee Counties which border Madison County, Alabama are extended in-state tuition. The state of Alabama requires proof of residency for 12 consecutive months in order to qualify for in-state tuition.

Online Hybrid Courses

Tuition for online and hybrid courses follow the same fee schedule as above.

Additional Fees

Late registration is scheduled immediately following the registration period. Students registering during late registration must pay a late fee of $25, in addition to all other fees noted above.

*Building fee is subject to approval by the Alabama Department of Education. All fees subject to change without notice. Current fee schedules are available from the most recent college class schedule or by contacting the Business Manager at 256-551-3130.

3421 Meridian Street North
Huntsville, AL 35811
256-539-8161

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Friday 8:00am - 12:00pm

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