The Citadel has raised tuition by 2.5 percent, the military college announced Tuesday.
For the 2019-2020 academic year, in-state freshmen will pay $30,265, an increase of $602, and in-state upper classmen will pay $25,055, an increase of $617, according to a press release from The Citadel. Out-of-state freshmen will pay $53,299, an increase of $1,164, while out-of-state upperclassmen will pay $48,089, an increase of $1,179, according to the statement.
The Charleston military college said higher education costs throughout the country are expected to increase 2.8 percent. The college applauded its governing board for limiting the cost increase.