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EFSC Tuition & Fee Schedule

The District Board of Trustees establishes the Eastern Florida State College Fee Schedule for each academic year that begins July 1 within the guidelines approved by the Florida Legislature. The schedule contains tuition, lab fees, test fees, fines, and other fees that students may be assessed. It also includes any public usage fees that might apply to EFSC facilities. The Schedule is subject to change within the academic year with the approval of the Trustees.

You can view selected fees in the accordion below. View the complete EFSC Fee Schedule PDF. Important PDF Fee Schedule Note: To be sure you access the current version of the EFSC Fee Schedule, we recommend you refresh your browser window after opening the PDF document or clear your browser's cache.

View Estimated Cost of Attendance

Click accordion topics for details on common student fees.

Application Fee

The student application fee for admission is a one-time, non-refundable fee: $30

The online application for admission to Eastern Florida State College will not be processed until payment of the fee is received.

Limited access programs, such as Health Sciences, Nursing, Public Safety, and Workforce may have application fees that are in addition to the main EFSC application fee.

Course Lab Fees

Course Lab Fees are set by the College's Board of Trustees and are maintained in the Office of the Chief Financial Officer. The College reserves the right to change lab fees during the course of the year.

Click Here to review Course Lab Fee information. Important PDF Download Note: To ensure you are viewing the most current 2023-2024 Course Lab Fee list, we recommend you refresh your browser window after opening the form or clear your browser's cache.

Graduation Fees

Initial Graduation Application Fee: $20

  • Includes one diploma produced for one degree upon submission of “Intent to Graduate” “Intent to Graduate” application.
  • Each additional degree will be assessed the fee upon submission of “Intent to Graduate” application.
  • If student is applying for an Associate in Science, Associate in Arts, or Bachelor degree that has embedded Certificates, there is no charge for the certificate diplomas.

Late Graduation Application Fee: $20

Assessed to students who apply for graduation after the published application deadline date to avoid a late fee in the term in which they wish to graduate.

Duplicate or Replacement Diploma: $20

  • A replica/duplicate diploma requested at the time of submitting the initial “Intent to Graduate” application, or
  • A replacement diploma requested any time after graduation

Note: all duplicate/replacement diplomas will be stamped: “ISSUED AS A DUPLICATE OF THE ORIGINAL DIPLOMA”. See more details.

Re-Application Fee: $20

Fee charged for students who do not complete graduation requirements in the term of initial application, and subsequently resubmit an application.

Students planning to graduate must clear all financial obligations prior to graduation. Diplomas and official transcripts will not be released until all financial obligations are paid in full.

Late Registration Fee

A $50 non-refundable late registration fee will be assessed to all students registering for courses in a part of term after the first published fee due date for that part of term. This fee applies to late initial registration or registration after courses were dropped due to non-payment. Check the EFSC Academic Calendar for the fee due date to make sure you register for classes in time to avoid the late fee.

Nursing & Health Sciences Fees

Health Sciences Institute Fees

Application Fee (In addition to main EFSC application): $25

See each Health Services & Nursing program page for additional information about course lab fees and other estimated expenses.

Online Payment Convenience Fee

Fee not to exceed 2.85% of online payment amount. Payments made online will incur a non-refundable convenience fee to cover the cost of the transaction. The fee is established by the College's third-party payment processor to cover credit card/debit card transaction fees assessed by credit card companies.

For your convenience, online payments are accepted via checking, savings and credit cards. There is a 2.85% convenience fee per credit card transaction. There will be no convenience fee when making a payment with your checking or savings account. Please have your routing and bank account numbers available if paying by checking or savings online.

Parking Decal

Students who wish to park a vehicle on any of EFSC’s four campuses must purchase a parking decal. Annual Parking Decal valid for Fall, Spring and Summer Terms (purchased Fall Term) costs $40, plus tax per vehicle. Parking Decal valid for Spring and Summer Terms (purchased in either Spring or Summer Term) costs $20, plus tax per vehicle. View more information on parking permits.

Public Safety Institute/Brevard Police Testing Center
Public Safety Institute Application Fee (Paramedic, EMT and Firefighter only) $25
Basic Law Enforcement Academy Applicant/Brevard Police Testing Center Fee (Poly, Psych, Prints, Credit, etc.) $525
Physical Abilities Test (PAT) $50
EMT/Paramedic Academy Applicant/Brevard Police Testing Center Fee $200

To view full Brevard Police Testing and Selection Center fees check Fee Schedule.

Returned Payment Fees
Table Caption
Description Fee  
Processing Fee (per dishonored payment) Dishonored payment less than or equal to $50 $25
In the event that a check was returned due to an error made by a banking institution, then with the submission of a letter from the banking institution acknowledging their error, the processing fee will be waived. For payments exceeding $50 but not exceeding $300 $30
EFSC will not accept payment via check or ACH for college payments if the student incurs two returned payments. For payments exceeding $300 $40 or 5% of the amount of payment, whichever is greater
Student Access Fee
Wi-Fi/Print Access Fee (per student/per semester): $10
Testing Fees
Table Caption
Description Fee**
 CLEP test Vendor Fee * $90*
EFSC Test Administration Fee (Credit by Exam, CBIE, BYU FLATS, Competency Exams, per exam) $30
EFSC Institutional Credit by Examination (CBIE) Fee (per course, whether or not the student passes the test) $50
DSST Test Fee* (100 vendor fee plus $30 EFSC service fee) $130*
ESOL ACCUPLACER Language proficiency exam for EFSC students $30
Florida Civic Literacy Exam (FCLE) Retest $30
Initial Remote Placement Test for EFSC Students (ACCUPLACER Vendor Fee) $25*
On-Campus or Remote Placment Test Retest Fee (PERT or ACCUPLACER. $10 retest fee is per subject) $10
Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS Test) - Health Science/Nursing Programs $90
BYU Flats Foreign Language Competency Test Vendor Fee* $50/75
Industry Certification for non-EFSC students - EFSC Test Administration Fee   $ $75
EFSC Proctor Fee for non-EFSC students $35

 * Fees subject to change; determined by Test Publisher. Vendor fees are paid by the student directly to the vendor.

**Fee does not include additional third-party payment processing fee.

EFSC students accepted for or enrolled in clock hour (CTC programs) or college credit classes are exempt from Test Proctor Fees for academic exams. Other fees may be waived by the President of designee upon formal appeal.

Tuition Rates
Tuition Rates 2023-24

Rate includes general per/hour fees when applicable. View the estimated Cost of Attendance information.

Table Caption
Type Rate Per Hour
 AA/AS Degrees
Resident $104
Non-Resident $405.76
Bachelor Degrees
Resident $128.51
Non-Resident $508.92
Clock Hour (Vocational Program)
Resident $2.56
Non-Resident $10.25

Non-Credit Course Fees
Non-credit classes vary in cost according to length, materials and instructor costs. Fees are advertised with class announcements. Check with Continuing Education and at 321-433-7500 for information on available classes and fees.