Alabama residents paid $4,711 to attend the two-year public institution this year – $300 more than the $4,411 charged for 2017-18.
Non-residents paid 82.1 percent more than residents this year, or $8,581. Their price tag grew 8.3 percent from $7,921 in 2017-18.
About 96 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Alabama residents. And about 1 percent are residents of other states.
Data shows 92 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 587 students received grants or scholarships totaling $2.9 million and 124 students took out student loans totaling more than $565,218.
Including all undergraduates (3,539), 2,149 students used grants or scholarships totaling $9.2 million, and 678 students took out $3.5 million in federal student loans.