Four Year Colleges in Alabama

The 2023 Directory of Alabama Four Year Colleges and Costs

Alabama Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend four year college in Alabama?   The average annual in-state four year college tuition in Alabama was $12,869 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is a change of ($379) from the 2019-2020 average of $13,248 and represents a -2.86% annual decline. The list of Alabama four year colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 37 four year colleges and universities in Alabama, the most popular being The University of Alabama with 31,895 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $10,780. Samford University is the most expensive four year school in Alabama with an in-state tuition of $34,410.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Alabama colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Alabama or cheap Alabama colleges guide.

<Academic 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. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Explore Alabama Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Alabama A & M University

Normal, Alabama

$8,610 19 1
Alabama State University

Montgomery, Alabama

$8,328 19 3
Amridge University

Montgomery, Alabama

$6,000 NA NA
Auburn University

Auburn University, Alabama

$10,080 62 37
Auburn University at Montgomery

Montgomery, Alabama

$7,992 30 13
Birmingham Southern College

Birmingham, Alabama

$18,850 63 56
Brown Mackie College Birmingham

Birmingham, Alabama

$11,772 NA NA
Columbia Southern University

Orange Beach, Alabama

$5,640 NA NA
Concordia College Selma

Selma, Alabama

$9,920 NA NA
Faulkner University

Montgomery, Alabama

$21,500 43 36
Heritage Christian University

Florence, Alabama

$10,152 NA NA
Herzing University Birmingham

Birmingham, Alabama

$13,320 NA NA
Huntingdon College

Montgomery, Alabama

$26,400 40 18
Huntsville Bible College

Huntsville, Alabama

$4,440 NA NA
Jacksonville State University

Jacksonville, Alabama

$9,720 35 25
Judson College

Marion, Alabama

$17,240 NA NA
Miles College

Fairfield, Alabama

$11,164 NA NA
Oakwood University

Huntsville, Alabama

$18,974 NA NA
Samford University

Birmingham, Alabama

$34,410 72 64
Selma University

Selma, Alabama

$7,200 NA NA