Best Value Colleges in Alabama by Academic Quality per Dollar

These are the Alabama schools which appear on CollegeCalc's Best Value Colleges in America ranking and represent the colleges providing the finest education balanced against an affordable average net price. The best value in Alabama ranking goes to The University of Alabama with a 82nd percentile national academic rank for a comparatively affordable $18,935 average net price.

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 rating methodology.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2017-2018 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Alabama's Best Value Colleges by Academic Quality per Dollar
Average Net Price College Rating $Value
Average Net Price
1) The University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, Public Not For Profit
82 77
Average Net Price
2) Birmingham Southern College
Birmingham, Private Not For Profit
78 71
Average Net Price
3) Spring Hill College
Mobile, Private Not For Profit
76 71