Program Costs & Financial Aid

Students in the Cuisine and Professional Baking and Pastry Arts programs are eligible for financial aid and scholarships. For current tuition rates and details on applying for financial aid, visit our Financial Aid page. 

The figures below are based on Financial Aid’s “Cost of Attendance 2016-2017”, which reflects the average cost of attending school based on current tuition rates. Costs reflect tuition rates for resident students, Washington residents, or residents of Oregon border counties. Costs include tuition and fees for all required courses and based on an average course load of 15 credits per quarter.  Costs for books and supplies are estimates and may vary depending on the types and number of equipment purchased, number of uniforms purchased, choice of specialized courses selected, and other variables.

Our Border Waiver
Students who live in Oregon counties bordering Washington State may qualify for in-state tuition at Clark.

Cuisine Program

Certificate of Achievement

Tuition & Fees                                      $5,493
Estimated Books & Supplies             $800                    
Total                                                      $6,293

Associate of Applied Technology

Tuition & Fees                                   $12,987
Estimated Books & Supplies          $1,000
Total                                                   $13,987

 

Professional Baking and Pastry Arts Program

Certificate of Achievement

Tuition & Fees                                     $5,058
Estimated Books & Supplies            $800                    
Total                                                     $5,858

Associate of Applied Technology

Tuition & Fees                                    $11,787
Estimated Books & Supplies           $1,000
Total                                                    $12,787

 

Cost Comparison

Clark offers a high-quality education at an economical cost compared to other local culinary programs offered at private institutions. Average cost of tuition and fees only for an Associate Degree: