Please note: The dollar amounts shown on this listing are an estimate of costs to assist in planning your education experience at CPTC. Students should allow for normal cost increases when planning for future enrollment.
Tuition for international students is higher. Please contact the International Programs page for details.
ALL FEES AND PRICES OF MATERIALS, BOOKS, ETC., ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.
NOTE: Tuition and Laboratory/Supply Fee payments are due four weeks prior to the first day of the Payment Period as indicated below. Students enrolling after the payment due date will pay fees due at the time of registration.
Costs for the Magnetic Particle & Liquid Penetrant Testing Certificate Program:
100% prior to the first day of instruction.
80% first through fifth day of instruction.
40% on or after the sixth day of instruction through the twentieth calendar day following the beginning of instruction.
0% twenty-first calendar day through the end of the payment period.
Financial aid recipients are subject to the Title IV Return of Funds policy as stated in the CPTC catalog.
100% When the College cancels the class.
100% When a student withdraws from the class on or before one business day prior to the first day of class. To officially withdraw from the class, the student may come to the College in person, call Registration at (253)589-5666 or fax a request to be withdrawn to (253)589-5852, or withdraw online at http://www.cptc.edu/drop/. The College must receive the fax or online drop on or before one business day prior to the first day of class.
0% When a person registers but does not attend the class. No refunds are available after the class has started.
Self-Support classes are indicated in the quarterly class schedule by an "SS" after the cost of the class. The fees charged for self-support classes cover all costs of offering the class.
Refund Exception: Exceptions to the refund policy must be requested in writing to the Director of Enrollment Services before the last day of the quarter in which payment was made. A Petition for Refund Exception form is available in the Student Records Office. Eligible requests will have detailed information and supporting documentation attached when the request is submitted.
Returns - Textbooks and supplies may be returned within FOURTEEN calendar days of purchase. Items must be in new condition and be accompanied by the cash register receipt. ALL TOOL SALES ARE FINAL. AFTER 14 CALENDAR DAYS ALL SALES ARE FINAL.
Refunds - All refunds must be accompanied by a cash register receipt. Cash refunds in excess of $50 will be mailed to the requestor in 10 to 14 working days. The same is true for purchases made by check. Credit card purchases will be refunded back to the credit card.
PLEASE CHECK WITH YOUR INSTRUCTOR BEFORE PURCHASING TEXTBOOKS AND SUPPLIES FOR YOUR PROGRAM TO ENSURE ITEMS LISTED ON THIS FEE LIST ARE CURRENT. OCCASIONALLY TEXTBOOK REQUIREMENTS ARE CHANGED TO NEWER EDITIONS BY THE TIME THEY ARE NEEDED IN YOUR PROGRAM. IT MAY BE THAT IT WOULD BE BETTER TO DELAY PURCHASE OF AN ITEM BASED ON ADVICE FROM YOUR INSTRUCTOR.
Funded students must purchase all books, supplies and tools in the first five (5) weeks of each quarter.