***Spring classes resumed March 23. Extracurricular activities, however, remain suspended until further notice. Be advised many PCC employees are teleworking to reduce social interaction. For general information, call the PCC Student Coronavirus Hotline at (252) 493-7245, between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.***03

Estimated Expenses


Estimated Expenses

1st Semester Fall 2nd Semester Spring 3rd Term Summer Total
(1 year)
Tuition & Fees $3,210.75 $3,210.75 $1,626.75  $8,048.25
Books & Supplies $550.00 $550.00 $550.00 $1,650.00
Living Expenses (estimated) $16,955.75
Medical Insurance (estimated) $500.00
Total Expenses $26,154


The above estimates are based on costs for a full-time single student. Any student who plans to bring dependents with him or her to the U.S. will have to document additional funds to accommodate increased living expenses and health insurance costs. The additional funds required are as follows:

  1. Spouse (husband or wife) – $5000.00
  2. Children – $2000.00 per child

    The complete name, birth date and country of birth of each dependent must be recorded on the Affidavit of Financial Support in section 6 of the form. This information is essential for completing the I-20.