Tuition and fees are mandated by the state of California and are subject to change at any time during the academic year. Please refer to the Cuesta College Catalog for out-of-state tuition information. 

The costs listed below are only estimates and are subject to change at any time 

Printable cost sheet

Item

Estimated Cost

Totals

Pre-Program:

      

$155.00 - $655.00

Background Check & Drug Screen

$90.00

 

Healthcare Provider CPR Card

$65.00

 

Physical Exam (cost depends on
student’s healthcare plan)

$0 - $200.00

 

Immunizations (full cost estimate)

$0 - $300.00

 

Course (18 weeks)

 

$812.00 - $1,050.00

Enrollment & Registration fees:
8.55 credits x $46/credit

$391.00

 

Textbooks

      $170.00 - 238.00

 

Materials Fee

 $26.00

 

Uniform:

 

- Shirt

$35.00

 

- Pants, Belt, Shoes

$50.00 - $200.00

 

Parking permit (semester)

$30.00

 

Cuesta College Student Health Fee

$19.00

 

Student Center/Representative Fee

$1.00 - $11.00

 

ASCC Student ID Card (optional)

$0-$10.00

 

State Board Exam Fees

$90.00

 

Post Course Fees

 

$247.00

National Registry Application Fee $70.00  
Live Scan Fingerprinting $75.00  
DMV Printout (free if certified in SLO County) $5.00  
County/State Certitifcation (SLO County) $97.00  

Estimated Full Program Total:  $1,124.00 - $1,952.00