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Program Cost

Approximate Cost to Complete the HIT Program (Fall 2024 - Summer 2025)
Associate Degree in Health Information Technology


In-District Students (legal residence in Washington County, Texas)

Year 1 Fall (16 hours) Spring (17 hours)
Tuition & General Fees $ 2,304 $ 2,448
Health Science Fee $ 300 $ 300
Course Fee ($24 certain courses) $ 72 $ 48
Technology Fee ($6 per credit hour) $ 96 $ 102
Book Fee ($24 per credit hour) $ 384 $ 408
Total $ 3,156 $ 3,306
Year 2 Fall (13 hours) Spring (14 hours)
Tuition & General Fees $ 1,872 $ 2,016
Health Science Fee $ 300 $ 300
Course Fee ($24 certain courses) $ 72 $ 96
Technology Fee ($6 per credit hour) $ 78 $ 84
Clinical Liability Fee $ - $ 13
Book Fee ($24 per credit hour) $ 312 $ 336
Total $ 2,634 $ 2,845
Miscellaneous Costs
Criminal Background Check*** $ 40
Drug Testing*** $ 50
Immunization Requirements*** $ 300
Total $ 390
Approximate Total for a Two Year Degree In-District Students $ 12,331
***completed prior to clinical for all students

Out-of-District Students (legal residence in Texas, but not Washington County)

Year 1 Fall (16 hours) Spring (17 hours)
Tuition & General Fees $ 3,248 $ 3,451
Health Science Fee $ 300 $ 300
Course Fee ($24 certain courses) $ 72 $ 48
Technology Fee ($6 per credit hour) $ 96 $ 102
Book Fee ($24 per credit hour) $ 384 $ 408
Total $ 4,100 $ 4,309
Year 2 Fall (13 hours) Spring (14 hours)
Tuition & General Fees $ 2,639 $ 2,842
Health Science Fee $ 300 $ 300
Course Fee ($24 certain courses) $ 72 $ 96
Technology Fee ($6 per credit hour) $ 78 $ 84
Clinical Liability Fee $ - $ 13
Book Fee ($24 per credit hour) $ 312 $ 336
Total $ 3,401 $ 3,671
Miscellaneous Costs
Criminal Background Check*** $ 40
Drug Testing*** $ 50
Immunization Requirements*** $ 300
Total $ 390
Approximate Total for a Two Year Degree Out-of-District Students $ 15,871
***completed prior to clinical for all students

Out-of-State Students (legal residence outside of Texas or United States)

Year 1 Fall (16 hours) Spring (17 hours)
Tuition & General Fees $ 5,744 $ 6,103
Health Science Fee $ 300 $ 300
Course Fee ($24 certain courses) $ 72 $ 48
Technology Fee ($6 per credit hour) $ 96 $ 102
Book Fee ($24 per credit hour) $ 384 $ 408
Total $ 6,596 $ 6,961
Year 2 Fall (13 hours) Spring (14 hours)
Tuition & General Fees $ 4,667 $ 5,026
Health Science Fee $ 300 $ 300
Course Fee ($24 certain courses) $ 72 $ 96
Technology Fee ($6 per credit hour) $ 78 $ 84
Clinical Liability Fee $ - $ 13
Book Fee ($24 per credit hour) $ 312 $ 336
Total $ 5,429 $ 5,855
Miscellaneous Costs
Criminal Background Check*** $ 40
Drug Testing*** $ 50
Immunization Requirements*** $ 300
Total $ 390
Approximate Total for a Two Year Degree Out-of-State Students $ 25,231
***completed prior to clinical for all students
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