Affordable Tuition Rates

All SPC courses cost less per credit hour than those at a public university or private college. As a result, your scholarships and hard-earned dollars go further at SPC. St. Petersburg College tuition costs about 50% less than state universities, so you spend less for a high-quality, fully accredited education.

Tuition costs for credit classes at SPC:

Lower division (0001-2999)
Florida residents: $111.75
Out-of-state residents: $386.90

Upper division (3000-4999)
Florida residents: $122.70
Out-of-state residents: $425.79

Some classes require additional fees. View the current fee schedule.

Tuition Payment Plan

Make it easier ot pay for college. explore interest free tuition payment plan

Take advantage of our interest-free tuition payment plan. SPC partners with Nelnet Campus Commerce to offer:

  • Easy online enrollment
  • No interest, no qualifying
  • Monthly payment plan
  • Flexible payment options

Simple steps to enroll in the Payment Plan

  1. Log in to MySPC 
  2. Choose Tuition Payment Plan listed under "Pay for Classes"
Summer Term 2018 Payment plans available on March 19,2018
Last day to enroll onlineRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsEnrollment fee
April 13 none 3 April-June $35
May 1 33% 2 May and June $40
May 11 50% 1 June only $40
  • Last date to increase payment plan balance: May 11, 2018
  • Last date to decrease or terminate payment plan balance: June 19, 2018

Fall Term 2018
Payment plans available on May 28, 2018
Last day to enroll onlineRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsEnrollment fee
July 13 none 4 July - October $30
Aug. 3 25% 3 August - October $35
Aug. 10 50% 2 September and October $40
  • Last date to increase payment plan balance: Aug. 10, 2018
  • Last date to decrease or terminate payment plan balance: Sept. 18, 2018

Fall Express and Second 8-week Modmester Terms 2018
Payment plans available on Aug. 20, 2018
Last day to enroll onlineRequired down paymentNumber of paymentsMonths of paymentsEnrollment fee
Sept. 7 50% 1 October only $40
  • Last date to increase payment plan balance: Sept. 7, 2018
  • Last date to decrease or terminate payment plan balance: Oct. 12, 2018

Note: All downpayments are processed immediately.

Payment Plan Availability
Availability of a payment plan is determined by St. Petersburg College. Please be aware the college may elect not to have a payment plan available during specific times and dates during registration.

Balance Adjustments
Please do not assume your balance will automatically be adjusted if financial aid is received. You should review your agreement by logging into MySPC and clicking on the Nelnet link on your status page. You will be allowed to make the necessary changes to your payment plan.

What if I no longer need to have a Tuition Payment Plan?
If financial aid is awarded, you have other means to pay your bill, or your tuition and fee amount changes due to an added or dropped class(es), your Tuition Payment Plan will automatically be adjusted or cancelled based on the deadlines listed below. If there is no adjustment or cancellation, you must continue making payments until the payment plan is paid in full.

How can I pay off my Tuition Payment Plan?
Call Nelnet at 800-609-8056 to make a payment over the phone or log into your Nelnet account to make a payment online.