Tuition and Fees

At Mesabi Range College the act of registration is considered an acknowledgement on the part of the student that he/she will attend and pay for the registered courses. Failure to receive a fee statement does not release the student from payment obligations.

Tuition and Fees for Fall 2020 based on 15 credits

*Online classes have an additional $25.00 tuition cost per credit

Tuition per credit (including fees) Fall 2020

Resident - $182.35/credit

Non-Resident - $222.93/credit

Online – Tuition per credit (including fees) Fall 2020

Resident - $207.35/credit

Non - Resident - $247.93/credit

Differential Tuition per credit (including fees) Fall 2020

A differential tuition rate may be charged for courses or programs when there is an extraordinary cost of offering the course or academic program. Extraordinary costs may include but not be limited to the need for specialized equipment, required expensive supplies, accreditation standards, delivery methods, etc.

NURS 1st semester
(1230, 1233, 1234, 1239)
- $224.91/credit

NURS 2nd semester
(1241, 1243, 1249)
- $202.35/credit

EMSV - $182.35/credit

EMTP - $194.79/credit

IMT - $187.14/credit

GRAP - $190.90/credit

WELD - $192.06/credit

Reciprocity: Minnesota - Wisconsin - North Dakota - South Dakota - Manitoba

Reciprocity rates are available for students from North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and Manitoba. Typically, non-resident tuition is reduced for reciprocity students. You must apply for reciprocity online


Minnesota resident senior citizens, 62 years of age or older, may enroll in credit courses on a space-available basis. Seniors must self-identify and provide proof of age at the Records Office. Senior citizens enrolled in credit courses are not charged for tuition, but are charged an administrative fee of $20 per credit in addition to regular and special fees, including but not limited to per-credit Technology and MSCSA fees, textbook, materials, parking and or a late fee may be assessed if applicable. Senior Citizens must have reached the applicable age of 62 before the beginning of the term to be eligible for the Senior Citizen rate.