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ONE OF THE NATION'S MOST
AFFORDABLE FOUR-YEAR COLLEGES

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Approximate how much it cost to earn your degree:

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 $4,536 $5,568
WV Invests Eligible Majors $4,118 N/A
Metro $7,296 $8,568
Non-Residents $11,544 $12,912

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 $4,138
Board $4,356

(Rates are subject to change. The 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.  

 Tuition Per Semester

  Associate Degree Programs 

Resident University 
Tuition   
$2,028
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
-
Total 
$2,268
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$5,532
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition 
-  
Total
$5,772
Metro University 
Tuition
$3,408
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition 
-
Total 
$3,648

  Associate Degree - Applied Sciences Division 

  Two-Year Majors in Applied Sciences Division  
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,028
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition  
$108
Total 
$2,376
WV Invests Eligible Majors (list of majors) University
Tuition

$1,819
University
Fees  1

$240
Program  
Tuition  
$108
Total
$2,167
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition 
$5,532
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition  
$108
Total 
$5,880
Metro University 
Tuition
$3,408
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$108
Total 
$3,756

  Associate Degree - Liberal Arts Division 

  Two-Year Majors in Liberal Arts Division
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,028
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
$96
Total 
$2,364
WV Invests Eligible Majors (list of majors) University
Tuition

$1,819
University  
Fees 1
$240
Program  
Tuition
$96
Total 
$2,155
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$5,532
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition  
$96
Total 
$5,868
Metro University 
Tuition 
$3,408
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition  
$96
Total 
$3,744

  Associate Degree - STEM Division 

  Two-Year Majors in STEM Division
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,028
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition  
$120
Total 
$2,388
WV Invests Eligible Majors (list of majors)  
University  
Tuition
$1,819
University  
Fees 1
$240
Program  
Tuition
$120
Total
$2,179
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$5,532
University 
Fees  1              
$240
Program 
Tuition
$120
Total 
$ 5,892
Metro University 
Tuition
$3,408
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$120
Total 
$3,768

  Bachelor's Degree 
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,544
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition 
-
Total 
$2,784
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$6,216
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
-
Total 
$6,456
Metro University 
Tuition 
$4,044
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
-
Total
$4,284

  Bachelor's Degree  2 - Applied Sciences Division 

  Four-Year Majors in Applied Sciences Division
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,544
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
$108
Total 
$2,892
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$6,216
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
$108
Total 
$6,564
Metro University 
Tuition
$4,044
University 
Fees  1
$240
Program 
Tuition
$108
Total 
$4,392

  Bachelor's Degree  2 - Liberal Arts Division 

  Four-Year Majors in Liberal Arts Division
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,544
University 
Fees  1  
$240
Program 
Tuition
$96
Total 
$2,880
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$6,216
University 
Fees  1               
$240
Program 
Tuition  
$96
Total 
$6,552
Metro University 
Tuition 
$4,044
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$96
Total 
$4,380

  Bachelor's Degree  2 - STEM Division
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,544
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$120
Total 
$2,904
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition 
$6,216
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition
$120
Total 
$6,576
Metro University 
Tuition
$4,044
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$120
Total 
$4,404

  Bachelor's Degree  3 - Nursing (BSN)

  Nursing (BSN) Program Information 
Resident University 
Tuition
$2,544
University 
Fees  1 
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$2,664
Total 
$5,448
Non-
Resident
University 
Tuition
$6,216
University 
Fees  1              
$240
Program 
Tuition 
$7,164
Total 
$13,620

  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 of
Applied Sciences programs including the RBA (Regents Bachelor of Arts) Program.  
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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