Gemological Institute of America-Carlsbad

Gemological Institute of America-Carlsbad

Carlsbad, California

Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees


Tuition Plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institutionNo
Tuition guaranteed planNo
Prepaid tuition planNo
Tuition payment planNo
Other alternative tuition planNo

Financial Aid

38% of undergradate students at Gemological Institute of America-Carlsbad received financial aid. The distribution of financial aid types at Gemological Institute of America-Carlsbad consists of 29% receiving grant or scholarship aid of $8,761 on average, 17% receiving pell grants of $4,210 on average, 10% receiving institutional grants or scholarships of $14,451 on average, and 17% receiving federal student loans of $6,251 on average.

Average Grant/Scholarship Aid


Awarded any Financial Aid

Aid TypeNumber ReceivingPercent ReceivingAverage Aid Received
Grant or scholarship aid4329%$8,761
Pell grants2517%$4,210
Institutional grants or scholarships1510%$14,451
Federal student loans2517%$6,251

Net Price

Average Net Price


Net prices changes by family income and financial need. Net price typically increases with increase in family income because of higher amounts of financial aid available to students belonging to lower income families. Students in the lowest $0 – $30,000 family income bracket paid net price of $29,663 compared to net price of $23,865 in the $30,001 – $48,000 family income bracket, $11,305 in the $48,001 – $75,000 family income bracket, $35,161 in the $75,001 – $110,000 family income bracket and - in the $110,001 and more family income bracket.

Net Price by Family Income

Family IncomeNet Price Paid
$0 – $30,000$29,663
$30,001 – $48,000$23,865
$48,001 – $75,000$11,305
$75,001 – $110,000$35,161
$110,001 and more-

Net price reflects the actual cost to attend after accounting for finanical aid. Net price includes tuition, books, living costs, and other expenses after subtracting federal financial aid received by students.

Sticker Price

4-year Sticker Price