NWACC Board Eyes Fees

Officials Discuss How To Balance Budget

Posted: March 27, 2013 at 5 a.m.

New student fees, along with increases of existing fees, might be used to help balance NorthWest Arkansas Community College’s budget in the next fiscal year.

At A Glance

Student Fees

The NorthWest Arkansas Community College administration has proposed increasing some current fees and adding new ones.

Fee Current Rate Proposed Rate Estimated Additional Revenue (FY 2014)

Technology* $8.75 $10.75 $334,984

Facility Maintenance* $1.50 $2 $83,746

Distance Learning $40 $43 $132,912

Hybrid Learning $20 $22 $5,566

Science Lab $35 $50 $72,171

Culinary $100 $150 $13,000

Library Resource* n/a $1.50 $251,238

Health Professions* n/a $15 $199,590

Security* n/a $1 $167,492

*- per student semester credit hour

- per course

Source: NorthWest Arkansas Community College

"I'm very optimistic we'll get there."

Debi Buckley

Interim Senior Vice President of Administration and Chief Financial Officer

"It was all very informative."

Evelyn Jorgenson

Next College President

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