Harford Community College

Harford Community College proposes 3 percent tuition increase as $50.8 million budget for 2020 is introduced

Harford Community College proposes 3 percent tuition increase as $50.8 million budget for 2020 is introduced

Harford Community College students have experienced a tuition increase each year for the past decade and it does not appear that trend will change.

HCC officials this week recommended a 3 percent tuition increase in the proposed $50.8 million operating budget for fiscal 2020. The proposed operating budget and a $3.6 million capital budget were presented to the Board of Trustees Tuesday evening.

The figures could change before trustees vote to adopt the budgets in June. Final revenue figures from the county and state will not be available until the spring when the Maryland General Assembly and Harford County Council adopt their respective budgets.

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