Course Fees

Otero Junior College

 
For the 2017-2018 academic year, all courses with the following prefixes will be charged a $6.95 per credit hour fee. Courses included within these categories have been deemed to be medium to high cost by the Colorado Community College and Occupational Education System Board. Otero Junior College is required to collect these fees in order to recover some of the costs associated with producing these courses.

Prefix

Description

Prefix

Description


ABM

AGE
AGP
AGR
AGY
ART
ASC
AST
BIO
CAD
CHE
CIS
CRJ/LEA

**


Farm/Ranch

Agriculture Economics
Agriculture Production
Agriculture
Agriculture Crops and Soils
Visual and Performing Arts
Animal Science
Astronomy
Biology
Computer Assisted Drafting
Physical Science
Computer Information System
Law Enforcement, Criminal Justice

All Remedial Courses


CSC
DAN
EGG/DRT

EMS
GEY
HPR
HWE
MLT
MUS
NUA
NUR
PHY
RAM
THE


Computer Science
Visual and Performing Arts
Engineering

Emergency Medical Services
Physical Science
Health Professional
Health and Wellness
Multimedia Graphic Design
Visual and Performing Arts
Nursing Assistant
Health Professions
Physical Science
Range Management
Visual and Performing Arts

 Courses included within these categories have been deemed to be medium to high cost by the Community Colleges of Colorado. Otero Junior College is required to collect these fees in order to recover some of the costs associated with producing these courses.

Student Fees

OJC has two fees which are charged on all credit courses, and two additional fees that are charged only to full time students (12 hours or more).

Fees will be charged to all courses regardless if they are online, hybrid or campus based.

Fee 01 - Student Center Fee - $6.73 per credit hour, $74.03 maximum (11 hours).

This fee is prorated on fractional hours (i.e. ½ hour credit is charged $3.37).
Charged to: Students registering for one or more classes carrying college credit. Full time students (12 or more credit hours) charged maximum $74.03.
Exemptions: High school students, special contract students.
Accounting: credited directly to Auxiliary fund in Student Center, used for Student Center operations.


Fee 02 - Associated Student Government Fee - $11.62

Charged to: Full time students (12 hours or more)
Exemptions: High school students, special contract students
Accounting: credited directly to Agency Activity Fund 380 Student Government account used for student clubs and organizations.

 

Fee 03 - Student Athletic Fee - $19.65

Charged to: full time students (12 hours or more)
Exemptions: High school students, special contract students
Accounting: Credited directly to Agency Activity Fund 380 Athletics. Fee is used to fund athletic team sports.


Fee 04 - Registration Processing Fee - $13.30

Charged to: Students registering for one or more classes carrying college credit. Non- refundable. Not prorated on fractional hours.
Exemptions: None
Accounting: Credited to General Fund Student Fee revenue and becomes part of general operating revenue.


Fee 05 – Fitness Center Fee - $2.25

Charged to: All students at $2.25 per credit hour taken.
Exemptions: High School Concurrent Students
Accounting: Credited to Auxiliary Fund Fitness Center Account used for Fitness Center Operations

Fee 06 - Technology Fee - $4.00

       Charged to: All students at $4.00 per credit hour taken.
       Exemptions: High School Concurrent Students
       Accounting: Credited to General Fund Student Fee revenue to support student technology service and equipment


Graduation Cap/Gown Fee - $40.00


Pass-Through Fees
Certain ART prefix courses will be charged a materials fee of $27.25 per semester. These will include the following courses- ART121, ART122, ART123, ART161, ART162, ART209, ART211, ART212.


Nursing, EMS and CNA courses also have a pass through fee of $155.00 for liability insurance and testing.

Nursing 109-206 - Nursing Simulation Laboratory Fee of $175.00 per semester.

International Students are assessed a $110.00 pass through fee for transportation to and from the airport.

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