Central Texas College ranks among the most affordable colleges in the state of Texas. Even our non-resident tuition falls under the tuition assistance cap for military students.

Varied sources of federal financial aid, loans and scholarships are available to CTC students.  

Browse the Business Office page for more information on HOW to pay. 

Tuition and Fees

CTC is an exceptional value! We charge no general fees, and have a low per credit hour rate. Tuition rates are based on residency and, in some locations, contracts or MOUs. Browse the Business Office page for more information on HOW to pay.

Cost of Attendance

Check out the estimated cost of attendance (COA) at CTC.  These figures provide an estimate of what it costs to attend Central Texas College for a traditional nine-month academic year.

Financial Aid

Explore your financial aid options and get information on how to apply.


Check into scholarships available through the CTC Foundation.

Tuition Assistance

Active duty military personnel may wish to attend Central Texas College under the Military Tuition Assistance Program, which currently pays 100 percent for most branches.


The Department of Defense (DoD) Military Spouse Career Advancement Accounts (MyCAA) Program is a workforce development program that provides up to $4,000 of financial assistance to eligible military spouses of active duty service members

Veteran's Benefits

Explore educational benefits available to veterans, family members and survivors of a veteran.

Navy College PACE Program

The Navy College Program for Afloat College Education (NCPACE) integrates all components of Voluntary Education by providing an opportunity for educational advancement while on sea duty. NCPACE gives sailors the opportunity to take challenging college courses, tuition free. The sailor is responsible for textbooks and other required course materials.

Other Resources

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