Cheapest Online Colleges in Colorado

Online courses offer the advantage of time and location flexibility which can be extremely helpful for those working and attending college simultaneously. Online degrees are a great way for working mothers to further their education while balancing child care duties. In some cases, the cost of online courses is more affordable than attending traditional on-campus classes, especially if you factor in the cost of commuting to class if you don't live near a traditional campus.

Our list below of the lowest cost online colleges in Colorado is not confined to online-only colleges, but includes all four year colleges in Colorado which offer distance learning classes through the internet. Selecting a local college in Colorado which offers both online degrees or online classes will give you the option of attending class either in a traditional classroom or online.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Read more about our rating methodology

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2014-2015 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Please click into the schools below for more detailed cost information and links to each college's website where you can get more information about the specific cost of online degrees and classes offered.

Colorado's Cheapest Colleges by In State Tutition
College In State Tutition Rating $Value
Colorado Mountain College $3,048 n/a n/a
Metropolitan State College of Denver $5,693 37 75
Adams State College $5,736 33 70
Western State Colorado University $6,312 29 49
Fort Lewis College $6,360 31 46
University of Colorado Colorado Springs $6,624 37 63
University of Northern Colorado $6,906 38 65
Colorado Mesa University $7,067 22 40
Colorado State University Pueblo $7,269 20 43
University of Colorado Denver $7,536 53 74
Colorado Heights University $8,160 n/a n/a
Colorado State University Fort Collins $8,716 59 75
American Sentinel University $9,000 n/a n/a
University of Phoenix Southern Colorado Campus $9,342 n/a n/a
University of Phoenix Colorado Campus $9,480 n/a n/a
University of Colorado Boulder $9,768 65 67
Colorado Technical University Colorado Springs $10,240 n/a n/a
Nazarene Bible College $10,800 n/a n/a
Colorado Technical University Online $11,281 n/a n/a
Colorado Technical University Greenwood Village $11,293 n/a n/a