Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees

All expenses for a semester must be paid in full at the beginning of the semester as a condition of admission to classes. Receipts should be secured from the Business Office showing that all fees and expenses have been paid. A penalty of $60.00 is charged for late registration. Please remit by DEBIT/CREDIT CARD (Visa, MasterCard, Discover, or American Express), MONEY ORDER, CASHIER, OR CERTIFIED CHECK, payable to Denmark Technical College and send to: Office of Fiscal Affairs, PO Box 327, Denmark, South Carolina, 29042-0327.


1st Semester Costs payable before August 16th
2nd Semester Costs payable before January 21st

Students In-of-State Students Out-of-State Students
Tuition $2,813.00 $5,626.00
Health Services Fee
(On-campus ONLY)
175.00 175.00
Technology Fee 125.00 125.00
Student Activity Fee 150.00 150.00
Athletic Fee 175.00 175.00
Total Fee (Off Campus) $3,228.00 $6,041.00
Total Fee (On-Campus) $3,328.00 $6,216.00


Students In-of-State Students Out-of-State Students
Tuition/Instructional Fee $2,973.75 $5,677.50

Room Rent (Adjustment in charges, when necessary, will be made after rooms are occupied).

Boarding (Required of all students who reside in dormitories).

Residence Hall Semester Annual Description
Edisto Residence Hall $2,300.00 $4,600.00 Double Room
Lorry H. Dawkins Residence Hall $3,200.00 $6,400.00 Single Room
Lorry H. Dawkins Residence Hall $2,300.00 $4,600.00 Double Room
Lorry H. Dawkins Residence Hall $1,800.00 $3,600.00 Triple Room
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr Residence Hall $2,300.00 $4,600.00 Double Room
Students In-of-State Students Out-of-State Students
Fall/Spring Board 2,418.00 2,418.00

All students pay a Cengage textbook fee of $225 per semester for textbook delivery. Necessary fees, such as transportation, etc. must be determined on an individual basis and are not included above.

There is a lab fee of $50 each semester for Welding, Building Construction, Culinary Arts, Plumbing, Cosmetology, Nurse Aide Assistant, Nursing, Cybersecurity, Computer Technology and Engineering Programs.

A course fee of $25 applies to all courses that begin with BIO, PHS, PHY and CHM.

To determine amount of fees due: Please deduct our advance room reservation fee of $100.00. Also deduct from each semester’s payment on-half (1/2) of the total annual award for the Federal Pell Grant, Federal SEOG, or Federal Stafford Loan made to you in accordance with your award statement from the Office of the Director of Financial Aid to Students.

Any payment not made on or before the payable date shown above should not be mailed but should be brought by the student when reporting to register. Tuition and fees may change. See the College’s webpage at: for up-to-date tuition and fees or call the Business Office at 803-793-5121.

Additional Costs for Barbering Students:

Barbering Permit $35.00
Books $400.00
Supplies $671.20

Additional Costs for Cosmetology Students:

Books $595.00
Supplies $585.00

Additional Costs for Cybersecurity Students:

Technology & Remote Instructional Fee $1900.00
RangeForce Cyber Range Fee $250 .00
Cyber Materials & Memberships $110.00

Additional Costs for Early Childhood Development Students:

SC Law Enforcement Fingerprint Check $58.00
T.B. Tine Test and CPR/First Aid $80.00*

Additional Costs for Practical Nursing Students:

Books $700.00*

Health Form – (Physical Exam & updated immunizations, to include Hepatitis B Vaccine) $100.00-200.00*

Supplies -Student Uniform $150.00-350.00*
Lab Skills Kit $215.95*

*NOTE that all costs are subject to change. A $12 fee will be assessed for duplicate diplomas and degrees not picked up at commencement. An Accuplacer fee of $50 will apply to all studnets NOT attending Denmark Tech.