Tuition Exemption Program Policy

The SPSCC Tuition Exemption program enables students who are Basic Education for Adults (BEdA) students (enrolled in BEdA courses the quarter prior to enrolling in pre-college or college-level courses at SPSCC) to have tuition waived for up to the first fifteen credits of courses if other forms of financial assistance, such as federal and state financial aid or workforce funding, are unavailable.


BEdA – Basic Education for Adults

CASAS - Comprehensive Adult Student Assessment System; test used to place BEdA students in Transition Studies courses

I-BEST – Integrated basic education skills training