Alabama Open Admissions Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

Open admissions means that any prospective student who has completed high school or attained a GED certificate may enroll in classes. A qualifying GPA or standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) scores are not necessary for to attend these schools with open admissions policies.

How much does it cost to attend open admissions college in Alabama?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Alabama was $9,688 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $33 from the 2015-2016 average of $9,655 and represents a 0.34% annual increase. The list of Alabama open admissions colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 40 open admissions colleges and universities in Alabama, the most popular being Columbia Southern University with 14,256 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $5,400. Fortis College Montgomery is the most expensive open admissions school in Alabama with an in-state tuition of $15,402.

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.

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 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Alabama Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Alabama Southern Community College
Monroeville, 539 Students
$3,510 - -
Amridge University
Montgomery, 295 Students
$6,000 - -
Bevill State Community College
Jasper, 1,455 Students
$4,128 - -
Bishop State Community College
Mobile, 1,425 Students
$3,870 - -
Brown Mackie College Birmingham
Birmingham, 280 Students
$11,772 - -
Central Alabama Community College
Alexander City, 742 Students
$3,870 - -
Chattahoochee Valley Community College
Phenix City, 864 Students
$3,870 - -
Columbia Southern University
Orange Beach, 14,256 Students
$5,400 - -
Concordia College Selma
Selma, 361 Students
$9,920 - -
Enterprise State Community College
Enterprise, 899 Students
$3,870 - -
Fortis College Mobile
Mobile, 322 Students
$14,664 - -
Fortis College Montgomery
Montgomery, 337 Students
$15,402 - -
Gadsden State Community College
Gadsden, 2,299 Students
$3,096 - -
George C Wallace State Community College Dothan
Dothan, 1,795 Students
$3,870 - -
George C Wallace State Community College Hanceville
Hanceville, 2,576 Students
$3,870 - -
George C Wallace State Community College Selma
Selma, 712 Students
$3,870 - -
H Councill Trenholm State Technical College
Montgomery, 840 Students
$3,870 - -
Heritage Christian University
Florence, 35 Students
$10,152 - -
Huntsville Bible College
Huntsville, 17 Students
$4,270 - -
J F Drake State Technical College
Huntsville, 312 Students
$3,870 - -