Lake-Sumter Community College

Tuition and Fees 

2017-2018 Tuition Rates 

Tuition is charged on a per credit hour rate. Rates follow: 

Certificate and Associate Degree Programs 

  • $105.73 per credit hour: Florida Resident tuition

  • $442.54 per credit hour: Non-Florida Resident tuition

Baccalaureate Degree Programs

  • $120.25 per credit hour: Florida Resident tuition

  • $458.30 per credit hour: Non-Florida Resident tuition

Admission Application Fees

All first-time LSSC applicants must submit an application fee along with the Admission Application. Admission Application fees are non-refundable. Rates follow: 

U.S. Citizens and Permanent Resident Aliens

  • $30 - for A.A., A.S, A.A.S, Non-Degree seeking, and Certificate program applicants
  • $30 - for B.A.S. program applicants

International Students

  • $70 - All program applicants

Net Price Calculator

The “Net Price Calculator” provides estimated net price information (defined as estimated cost of attendance — including tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and other related expenses — minus estimated grant and scholarship aid) to current and prospective students and their families based on what similar students paid the previous academic year. Use the Net Price Calculator link, and follow the instructions on the subsequent screens to receive an estimate of how much students similar to you paid to attend LSSC last year. 

Fee Payment Information

For information regarding how to make your payments – whether you plan to pay by credit card, cash, check, by way of the Florida Prepaid plan, using tuition vouchers from a third party, using the Tuition Installment Plan (TIP), or more, visit the Fee Payment Information page. 


Your Residency Status greatly affects your rate of tuition. Florida residents pay a lower rate of tuition, compared to those who are not Florida residents. For more information about how you are able to prove your Florida residency status, view Residency Information.