Alabama residents paid $4,738 to attend the two-year public institution this year – $424 more than the $4,314 charged for 2017-18.
Non-residents paid 81.7 percent more than residents this year, or $8,608. Their price tag grew 9.2 percent from $7,884 in 2017-18.
About 78 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Alabama residents. And about 22 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, 247 students received grants or scholarships totaling $1.7 million and 37 students took out student loans totaling more than $157,845.
Including all undergraduates (1,568), 1,062 students used grants or scholarships totaling $5.6 million, and 307 students took out $1.9 million in federal student loans.