Cost Comparisons – OTC vs. 4-year Institutions – Ozarks Technical Community College in Springfield, Missouri compares its freshman and sophomore years’ costs to the costs of public and private 4-year institutions for the same period. The information is from the US Department of Education’s Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System and is looking at in-district average tuition AND fees for a full-time undergraduate student from 2012-2013 for degree-granting, Title IV participating, 4-year sector Missouri institutions.

Annual Cost of Tuition & Fees
OTC Average: $5,328

4-Year Public Average: $14,852

4-Year Private Not-for-Profit Average: $38,278

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