Cheapest Online Colleges in Tennessee

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

Tennessee's Cheapest Colleges by In State Tutition
College In State Tutition Rating $Value
Austin Peay State University $6,216 28 59
Tennessee State University $6,216 n/a n/a
Middle Tennessee State University $6,600 49 77
East Tennessee State University $6,672 38 61
The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga $6,768 42 71
Tennessee Technological University $7,032 59 76
University of Memphis $7,488 53 76
The University of Tennessee Martin $7,680 52 83
Victory University $8,640 n/a n/a
American Baptist College $8,760 n/a n/a
Lane College $8,980 n/a n/a
University of Phoenix Nashville Campus $9,462 n/a n/a
University of Phoenix Knoxville $9,480 n/a n/a
Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences $9,864 73 87
University of Phoenix Memphis Campus $10,080 n/a n/a
University of Phoenix Chattanooga Campus $10,080 n/a n/a
Le Moyne Owen College $10,460 n/a n/a
The University of Tennessee $10,914 64 72
Williamson Christian College $11,475 n/a n/a
Tennessee Temple University $11,590 n/a n/a