Required Specific Fees
Pursuant to 1E SBCCC 700.5, specific fees will be charged to students for select courses to cover academic costs for consumable goods or services that are specifically required for that course. Such academic costs include, but are not limited to: tools, uniforms, insurance, certification/licensure fees, e-text, labs and other consumable supplies. The specific fee rate must be based on the estimated cost of providing the good or service.
The Board hereby delegates to the President the authority to approve all specific fees under $300 per course. Any specific fees over $300 per course must be approved in advanced by the Board. A list of all approved specific fees will be maintained in the College’s business office and the President shall provide an annual report to the Board regarding such specific fees.
Pursuant to 1E SBCCC 700.6, other fees will be charged to students to support costs of goods or services provided by the College that are not required for enrollment. Examples include, but are not limited to: student health and other insurance fees; graduation fees; transcript fees; administrative fees; optional assessment fees; library/equipment replacement fees and fees to participate in a specific event or activity.
The Board hereby delegates to the President the authority to approve all other fees under $300. Any other fees over $300 must be approved in advanced by the Board. A list of all approved specific fees will be maintained in the College’s business office and the President shall provide an annual report to the Board regarding such other fees.
Students will be required to pay the applicable Specific Fees and Other Fees.
Ammunition Fee: BLET iPad Rental and Digital Material Fee: Student enrolled in the Basic Law Enforcement Training Program pay $200.00 for the rental of an iPad and digital course materials required for the program.
Health Science Program Fees: Lab fees and photocopy fees are charged to students registered in the Associate Degree Nursing, Practical Nursing, and Medical Assisting Programs for the use of laboratory equipment and supplies. Associate Degree Nursing and Practical Nursing students are charged a $40.00 Lab fee and a $40.00 Photocopy fee for each semester, fall and spring semesters. During the summer semester, the charge is $6.00 for the Lab fee and $15.00 for the Photocopy fee. Medical Assisting students are charged a $20.00 Lab fee and a $20.00 Photocopy fee for each semester, fall and spring semesters. During the summer semester, Medical Assisting students are not charged for the Lab and Photocopy fees.
Malpractice Insurance: Students enrolled in certain programs (curriculum and continuing education) that carry a liability for the student are required to purchase malpractice insurance at an annual fee of $13.00.
Transcript Fee: Transcripts are available from the Office of Admissions, Records, and Registration for $5.00 per official transcript. There is no charge for an unofficial transcript.