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Rates for 2021-22. Rates are subject to change. Listed costs are based on two semesters with a minimum of 12 credits each. 

Tuition rates of Associate Degree and Bachelor Degree for West Virginia Residents, Metro and Non-residents.
Tuition Rates Associate Degree
Per Year
Bachelor Degree
Per Year
WV Residents $4,632 $5,688
WV Invests Eligible Majors $4,280 N/A
Metro $7,464 $8,760
Non-Residents $11,784 $13,176

Program Tuition, books, and supplies are not included in amounts listed above. 


Metro fees available to residents of:

  • Maryland: Allegany and Garrett Counties
  • Pennsylvania: Bedford, Fayette and Somerset Counties
  • Virginia: Frederick County and City of Winchester

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Room & Board

Need to get a quick room and board rate? Our room and board are very affordable.

Rates for room and board cost per year.
Rates Cost Per Year
Room $4,388
Board $4,666

(Rates for 2021-22. Rates are subject to change. Listed costs are based on two semesters with a minimum of 12 credits each. Room and board costs are based on double occupancy in a residence hall and a 15-meal plan. Calculate your cost.)


Room & Board Costs

We’re committed to providing affordable, quality education. And because we know financial aid is vital to making that happen, we work with every student to come up with the grants, scholarships and other resources needed.  

Rates for 2021-22. Rates are subject to change. Listed costs are based on two semesters with a minimum of 12 credits each.

 Tuition Per Semester

  

 Associate Degree Programs 

Resident University 
Tuition   
$2,076
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
-
Total 
$2,316
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$5,652
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition 
-  
Total
$5,892
Metro University 
Tuition
$3,492
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition 
-
Total 
$3,732

  Associate Degree - Applied Sciences Division 

  Two-Year Majors in Applied Sciences Division  
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,076
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition  
$108
Total 
$2,424
WV Invests Eligible Majors (list of majors) University
Tuition

$1,900
University
Fees  1

$240
Program  
Tuition  
$108
Total
$2,248
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition 
$5,652
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition  
$108
Total 
$6,000
Metro University 
Tuition
$3,492
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$108
Total 
$3,840

  Associate Degree - Liberal Arts Division 

  Two-Year Majors in Liberal Arts Division
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,076
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
$96
Total 
$2,412
WV Invests Eligible Majors (list of majors) University
Tuition

$1,900
University  
Fees 1
$240
Program  
Tuition
$96
Total 
$2,236
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$5,652
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition  
$96
Total 
$5,988
Metro University 
Tuition 
$3,492
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition  
$96
Total 
$3,828

  Associate Degree - STEM Division 

  Two-Year Majors in STEM Division
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,076
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition  
$120
Total 
$2,436
WV Invests Eligible Majors (list of majors)  
University  
Tuition
$1,900
University  
Fees 1
$240
Program  
Tuition
$120
Total
$2,260
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$5,652
University 
Fees  1              
$240
Program 
Tuition
$120
Total 
$6,012
Metro University 
Tuition
$3,492
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$120
Total 
$3,852

  Bachelor's Degree 
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,604
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition 
-
Total 
$2,844
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$6,348
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
-
Total 
$6,588
Metro University 
Tuition 
$4,140
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
-
Total
$4,380

  Bachelor's Degree  2 - Applied Sciences Division 

  Four-Year Majors in Applied Sciences Division
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,604
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
$108
Total 
$2,952
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$6,348
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
$108
Total 
$6,696
Metro University 
Tuition
$4,140
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
$108
Total 
$4,488

  Bachelor's Degree  2 - Liberal Arts Division 

  Four-Year Majors in Liberal Arts Division
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,604
University 
Fees  1  
$240
Program 
Tuition
$96
Total 
$2,940
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$6,348
University 
Fees  1               
$240
Program 
Tuition  
$96
Total 
$6,684
Metro University 
Tuition 
$4,140
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$96
Total 
$4,476

  Bachelor's Degree  2 - STEM Division
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,604
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$120
Total 
$2,964
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition 
$6,348
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition
$120
Total 
$6,708
Metro University 
Tuition
$4,140
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$120
Total 
$4,500

  Bachelor's Degree  3 - Nursing (BSN)

  Nursing (BSN) Program Information 
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,604
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$2,688
Total 
$5,532
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$6,348
University 
Fees  1              
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$7,284
Total 
$13,872

  High School ACCESS: 
University Tuition Per Credit Hour- $25  

 High School ACCESS Students

1 University Fees are only assessed during the Fall & Spring semesters.
2 The bachelor rate is assessed to students after completing an AAS degree and enrolling in one of Potomac State's Bachelors degree programs.  
3 The bachelor rate is assessed to students upon acceptance into the BSN Program. Non-Resident students enrolled in the BSN
Program are not eligible for Metro Tuition.

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