Virginia 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 Virginia?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Virginia was $15,908 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $966 from the 2015-2016 average of $14,942 and represents a 6.46% annual increase. The list of Virginia open admissions colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 47 open admissions colleges and universities in Virginia, the most popular being Liberty University with 41,809 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $21,271. Liberty University is the most expensive open admissions school in Virginia with an in-state tuition of $21,271.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Virginia 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 Virginia or cheap Virginia 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 Virginia Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Aviation Institute of Maintenance Chesapeake
Chesapeake, 172 Students
$16,520 - -
Aviation Institute of Maintenance Manassas
Manassas, 134 Students
$16,520 - -
Bethel College
Hampton, 12 Students
$8,320 - -
Blue Ridge Community College
Weyers Cave, 1,191 Students
$4,620 - -
Bryant & Stratton College Hampton
Hampton, 176 Students
$17,215 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Richmond
North Chesterfield, 390 Students
$16,892 - -
Bryant and Stratton College Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, 382 Students
$17,270 - -
Central Virginia Community College
Lynchburg, 1,328 Students
$4,620 - -
Centura College Chesapeake
Chesapeake, 130 Students
$16,500 - -
Centura College Newport News
Newport News, 103 Students
$15,750 - -
Centura College Norfolk
Norfolk, 131 Students
$16,200 - -
Centura College Richmond Main
Richmond, 26 Students
$16,200 - -
Centura College Richmond Westend
Richmond, 106 Students
$14,880 - -
Centura College Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, 70 Students
$15,750 - -
Dabney S Lancaster Community College
Clifton Forge, 405 Students
$4,620 - -
Danville Community College
Danville, 987 Students
$4,620 - -
Eastern Shore Community College
Melfa, 144 Students
$4,620 - -
Fortis College Norfolk
Norfolk, 293 Students
$15,514 - -
Germanna Community College
Locust Grove, 2,199 Students
$4,650 - -
J Sargeant Reynolds Community College
Richmond, 2,453 Students
$4,743 - -