Gainful Employment & Estimated Program Specific Costs

Federal regulations, tied to Title IV funding, require colleges to disclose how certain programs prepare students for "gainful employment" and to make available specific training costs for these programs.

The following has been reported as estimated cost of program completion by the instructional departments for each "gainful employment" program below for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Table for estimated cost of program completion by the instructional departments.
Certificate Name Information Links Tuition/Fees Books Supplies Exit Costs Description of Special Program Costs
Accounting Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$5,136 $1,120 $50 $175 Practice Set @ $50.00, RTRP Exam fees $175.00
Accounts Receivable/Payable Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$6,420 $1,400 $100   Practice Set @ $100.00
Administrative Assistant Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$3,852 $840 $1,000   Computer $600-800 (recommended), MS Office software $85, Simulated Program Software $50
Bookkeeping Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$5,136 $1,120 $50   Practice Set @ $50.00
Clinic Service Representative Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$5,136 $1,120      
Customer Service Specialist Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$5,136 $1,120 $1,000   Supplies include PC (recommended), Software, and other essentials
Drafting Design Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$3,852 $840 $250 Manual Drafting supplies, and flash drive
Hospitality and Tourism Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$5,136 $1,120     Hotel/Restaurant Books include exam cost
International Business Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$5,136 $1,120 $120
Medical Assistant Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$6,420 $1,400 $250 $500 CMA exam $125, MA-C license $115, National Background Ck. $64, Immunizations for program $200
Network Scripting and Automation Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$3,852 $840      
Network Security and Cisco CCNA Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$3,852 $840      
Paralegal Plus Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$5,136 $1,120 $15 USB drive (recommended)
Personal Fitness Trainer Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$3,852 $840 $200 $420 $420 for National Certification exam
Polysomnographic Technician Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$6,420 $1,400 $152 $650 RPSGT credentialing exam taken after graduation
Professional Coding Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$5,136 $1,120      
Residential Design Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$6,420 $1,400 $500   Art supplies
Small Business/Entrepreneurship Gainful Employment Report
Department Website
$5,136 $1,120 $120    
Urban Agriculture/ Food Security Gainful Employment Report Department Website $3,852 $840      
ACHIEVE Comprehensive Transition Certificate   Department Website $6,420 $1,400 This program is exempted from Gainful Employment reporting by the Department of Education as a specially approved curriculum for students needing additional learning support systems.