Tuition increase takes effect. Now $46 per unit

Patrick Dolly and Patrick Dolly

California Community College tuition again experienced a hike as tuition this summer raised from $36 to $46 per unit.

The increase will cost full-time students an additional $150 per semester.

This latest increase comes on the heels of a previous increase last fall which raised tuition from $26 to $36 per unit.

The increase took effect in May 2012.