Cheapest Online Colleges in New York

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 New York is not confined to online-only colleges, but includes all four year colleges in New York which offer distance learning classes through the internet. Selecting a local college in New York 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.

New York's Cheapest Colleges by In State Tutition
College In State Tutition Rating $Value
Fashion Institute of Technology $4,590 n/a n/a
Talmudical Institute of Upstate New York $5,300 n/a n/a
CUNY Graduate School and University Center $6,030 n/a n/a
CUNY Bernard M Baruch College $6,330 85 90
CUNY Brooklyn College $6,330 69 89
CUNY College of Staten Island $6,330 n/a n/a
CUNY City College $6,330 67 89
CUNY Hunter College $6,330 73 88
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice $6,330 51 88
CUNY Lehman College $6,330 53 95
CUNY Medgar Evers College $6,330 n/a n/a
CUNY New York City College of Technology $6,330 n/a n/a
CUNY Queens College $6,330 69 90
CUNY York College $6,330 34 83
SUNY College of Technology at Alfred $6,470 51 72
SUNY College of Technology at Canton $6,470 19 39
SUNY College of Technology at Delhi $6,470 n/a n/a
SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill $6,470 31 53
Farmingdale State College $6,470 41 80
Morrisville State College $6,470 22 31