Shasta College

Public, Four-years School Located in Redding, CA

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How much is the Shasta tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Shasta's tuition & fees is $1,197 for California residents and $8,277 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $11,643 for California residents and $18,723 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

Shasta Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
California Residents Tuition & Fees$1,197
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$8,277
Books & Supplies Costs$1,152
On-campus Room & Board$5,370
On-campus Expenses$3,924
Off-campus Room & Board$21,412
Off-campus Expenses$3,924
2023-2024 Estimates
California Residents Tuition & Fees$1,205
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$8,662

How Much Does it Cost to Go to Shasta for 4 Years?

For the class of 2027, who entering colleges in 2023, the 4 years tuition & fees is $33,168 at Shasta. The estimated tuition rate is based on the changes over last 5 years. With room & board, books, and other personal expenses, the estimated 4 years costs of attendance is $71,168. After receiving financial aid including grants, scholarships, and/or student loans, the 4 years COA is down to $43,943.
The following table computes the 4 years tuition and COA by class of year.
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2023-24)$8,283$17,659$10,860
Sophomore (2024-25)$8,289$17,747$10,943
Junior (2025-26)$8,295$17,836$11,028
Senior (2026-27)$8,301$17,926$11,112
4 Years Total$33,168$71,168$43,943
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2024-25)$8,289$17,747$10,943
Sophomore (2025-26)$8,295$17,836$11,028
Junior (2026-27)$8,301$17,926$11,112
Senior (2027-28)$8,307$18,017$11,198
4 Years Total$33,192$71,527$44,282
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2025-26)$8,295$17,836$11,028
Sophomore (2026-27)$8,301$17,926$11,112
Junior (2027-28)$8,307$18,017$11,198
Senior (2028-29)$8,313$18,108$11,285
4 Years Total$33,216$71,888$44,623
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2026-27)$8,301$17,926$11,112
Sophomore (2027-28)$8,307$18,017$11,198
Junior (2028-29)$8,313$18,108$11,285
Senior (2029-30)$8,319$18,200$11,372
4 Years Total$33,240$72,252$44,967
College YearTuition & FeesCOAAfter Financial Aid
Freshmen (2027-28)$8,307$18,017$11,198
Sophomore (2028-29)$8,313$18,108$11,285
Junior (2029-30)$8,319$18,200$11,372
Senior (2030-31)$8,325$18,293$11,460
4 Years Total$33,264$72,619$45,314

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to four-years schools nationwide, Shasta' tuition is lower than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, four-years colleges in California, its tuition is lower than the average tuition of $13,259.
In-StateOut-of-State
Shasta College$1,197$8,277
U.S. Four-years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
California Four-years Colleges$20,867
Public Schools$4,034$13,259
Private Schools$23,111

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Shasta and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, four-years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
LocationIn-StateOut-of-State
Shasta CollegeRedding, CA$1,197$8,277
Antelope Valley Community College DistrictLancaster, CA$1,124$8,228
Bakersfield CollegeBakersfield, CA$1,430$10,310
Cypress CollegeCypress, CA$1,150$9,399
Feather River Community College DistrictQuincy, CA$1,465$9,925
Foothill CollegeLos Altos Hills, CA$1,565$12,320
MiraCosta CollegeOceanside, CA$1,152$9,120
Modesto Junior CollegeModesto, CA$1,270$8,870
Santa Ana CollegeSanta Ana, CA$1,180$9,460
Rio Hondo CollegeWhittier, CA$1,388$9,884
San Diego Mesa CollegeSan Diego, CA$1,150$9,094

Financial Aid and COA

At Shasta College, 4,303 students (61%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $6,794.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Shasta is $11,929 for students living on-campus and $27,971 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 262 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $7,865 and the average amount of student loans is $6,857.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
California ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$11,643$18,723
COA (off-campus)$27,685$34,765
Tuition & Fees$1,197$8,277
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$10,446$10,446
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$26,488$26,488
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$4,849$11,929
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$20,891$27,971
Average Financial Aid$6,794$6,794
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship4,30361%$6,794
Pell Grants2,56436%$4,241
Federal Student Loan2944%$7,574
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid26292%-
Grants or Scholarships25891%$7,865
Federal Grants21375%$7,110
Pell Grants17862%$5,163
Other Federal Grants21174%$2,823
State/Local Grants23783%$2,168
Institutional Grants1-$1,000
Student Loan Aid145%$6,857
Federal Student Loans145%$6,857
Other Student Loans0--
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level157157$7,922
0-30,0009696$8,982
30,001-48,0003434$7,196
48,001-75,0002323$5,413
75,001-110,00033$3,554
110,001 or more11$1,636

Student Population

Shasta College has a total of 7,363 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 2,654 male students and 4,421 female students attending Shasta. The school offers online degree programs and 3,402 students enrolled online exclusively (46.20% of all students).
TotalMaleFemale
Undergraduate7,075 2,6544,421

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address11555 Old Oregon Trail, Redding, CA
Phone530-242-7500
WEBhttps://www.shastacollege.edu/
Degree & Programs
DegreeUndergraduate
Program Offered103 Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population7,363
Graduation Rate31%
Transfer-out Rate11%
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate24 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties159 (Full-time), 188 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs430 (Full-time), 223 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$78,797
Average Staff Salary$65,185