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ACM Cost per year
Pennsylvania Estimated Yearly Costs



Tuition Charge Per Credit Hour

Credit Hour(s)
Out-of-State
Resident
1
$290
2
$580
3
$870
4
$1,160
5
$1,450
6
$1,740
7
$2,030
8
$2,320
9
$2,610
10
$2,900
11
$3,190
12
$3,480
13
$3,770
14
$4,060
15
$4,350
16
$4,640
17
$4,930
18
$5,220
19
$5,510
20
$5,800

Early College Students: Pay one-half of the tuition rate per credit hour based on their residency. Early College and/or Dual Enrolled Students are those who are currently in high school, are 16 years of age or older, and are taking college courses at Allegany College of Maryland. 

 Semester Fees

Registration Fee (non-refundable after classes start)
$40.00
Student Fee per Semester Hour
$7.00
Technology Fee per Semester Hour
$5.00
Sustainability Fee per Semester Hour   $5.00
Placement Test (first-time students only) $20.00
Transcripts (Official Copy) $5.00
Departmental Challenge Examination $25.00

  

Other Fees:

  • Course Fees - required for certain courses; check course description.
  • Criminal Background Check - required for certain courses; check course description. 
  • Special Insurance Fees - ranging from $3.00 to $10.00 are required for certain programs.
    (These fees will be added to the student's account at registration. A student deductible may apply for any insurance claims.)
  • Breakage Deposits - required for certain courses; check course description. 
  • Books and Supplies - students may determine exact charges for specific courses by contacting the Bookstore.

Pennsylvania students are eligible for the following tuition discounts:
  • Early College - Receive 50% off regular tuition rates
  • Pennsylvania State Subsidy - Residents of Pennsylvania are assisted by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for credit hours taken at the Bedford County Campus. These amounts are calculated each semester based on funding from the State of Pennsylvania. Historically, this equates to $50 or more per credit hour.
  • Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA) - Pennsylvania resident students are eligible for State Grant consideration if they are enrolled full-time or part-time (at least 6 credit hours) in a two-year transfer program or in an associate degree program with the majority (51%) of their credits taken in-classroom based courses.
  • Regional Student Waiver - Tuition discount available to part-time and full-time students beginning Fall 2018 Semester.

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