Estimated Semester Cost

Tuition is determined by:

  • the number of course credits
  • the level of the course
  • the student's residency status (note: resident tuition rates apply for students who are physically in Alaska taking classes at the Kachemak Bay Campus)


2023/2024 Estimated Costs:

Upper Division Resident Tuition $282 per credit
Lower Division Resident Tuition $234 per credit
Institutional Fees Fee explanation page
Course Fees Dependent on courses registered for.  Typically between $900 - $1300
Lab Fees Lab fees apply to some classes and cover supplies and travel for fieldwork where appropriate.


Students must check with the financial aid office at their parent institution to determine if they will be eligible to receive federally-based aid while attending KBC. Your financial aid office will want to know that Kachemak Bay Campus of Kenai Peninsula College is fully accredited by the Northwest Commission on colleges and Universities and is Title IV eligible. KPC's federal OPE ID is: 011402, University of Alaska Anchorage. It is the student's responsibility to make sure that attending a different university for a semester will not violate the admission policy at the parent institution.

National Student Exchange - HIDDEN

The University of Alaska Anchorage's Kachemak Bay Campus of Kenai Peninsula College is a participating member of the National Student Exchange, a program for undergraduate exchange within the United States. Interested students must contact their home university for application procedures and timelines. National Exchange programs are first come, first served, so speak to your advisor right away!