Tuition & Fees Looking for a good deal in college education? LSC can help you do that. We’ve been ranked #12 of fifty best value community colleges in the U.S. out of 1,717 community colleges. $5,335 Average annual tuition Financial Aid Grants Scholarships Average cost per credit On-campus $151.65 tuition + $26.17 fees (overall average) $177.82 average cost per credit On campus / per credit = $177.82 average Online $188.46 tuition + $20.74 fees (overall average) $209.20 average cost per credit Online / per credit = $209.20 average Tuition On-campus $151.65 / credit $20.00 / credit – Minnesota senior citizens* *Minnesota senior citizen tuition rate requirements Students must be at least 62 years old at time of enrollment; Must be a Minnesota resident; On a space available basis only; enrollment during the first week of the class. Online $188.46 / credit – All students This is the cost per credit for online courses. There is no Tuition Differential charge for online courses. Fees & other charges Fees: Fees are per credit, per semester Tuition differentials Some programs and courses cost more due to expensive equipment, campus facilities, or other costs. These programs and courses have additional fees called “Tuition Differentials by Program”. The tuition differential is a fee per credit charged in addition to tuition. Online courses in these programs are NOT charged tuition differentials Personal property fees: Some courses require you to purchase special supplies through the school but then become your personal property. Service charges: Some courses require you to purchase special services through the school. Notes Rates are listed for Fall 2019, Spring 2020 and Summer 2020. All rates are subject to change without notice. View your student account for charge information. **Starting Fall 2018, LSC will charge the same rates regardless of a student’s state of residence. Non-Minnesota residents will pay the same tuition rates as Minnesota residents.