International Cost of Attendance

International Student Tuition & Fees

For international students, tuition for the 2015-2016 academic year is $214 USD per credit hour. The table below projects a budget for one year, including a summer semester based on minimum, full-time enrollment of 12 credit hours per semester. Some students may be able to take up to 36 credit hours in an academic year.


Academic Year (24 Credits)

(6 Credits)


Tuition and Fees




Living Expenses




Health Insurance (12 months)




Books, Personal Expenses








*The summer session is only eight weeks. It is optional for students to take summer classes. However, students who wish to progress at a faster rate can choose to enroll in up to 12 credit hours during the summer session.

For admission, you or your sponsor must provide a current bank statement showing a minimum balance of $17,997 USD plus a Financial Sponsor Letter indicating the name of the student.

Processing Fee

Butler requires a non-refundable $75 USD processing fee for all international students. This includes all overseas and transfer students from other institutions. The non-refundable processing fee must be received before a student's admission documents will be processed and a Form I-20 will be issued from Butler.

Method of Payment

Please do not send cash. Acceptable forms of payment include:

• Money order payable to "Butler Community College"
• Check from a bank in the United States
• Visa credit card: Please call 316.322.3181 to pay by credit card
• Bank wire: Please email for more information