Alabama Average Net Price Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Alabama by Average Net Price for 2022

Cheapest Colleges in Alabama by Average Net Price

The lowest net price colleges in Alabama are ranked by the average net price paid. Net price is the average cost paid as determined by tuition minus scholarship and grant financial aid and grant financial aid and may be a more accurate estimation of real life costs than published tuition. Discount from list price represents the effective percent discount from published costs that students averaged. Please note that net price varies on a student by student basis based on finanical situation and no financial aid is guaranteed. Columbia Southern University leads the list with a $11,241 average annual net price paid in 2014-2015.

Net price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2019/2020 academic year.

Alabama's Cheapest Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#1 Columbia Southern University

Orange Beach, Private For Profit

$11,241 17%
#2 Southeastern Bible College

Birmingham, Private Not For Profit

$13,171 29%
#3 Troy University

Troy, Public Not For Profit

$13,257 23%
#4 University of North Alabama

Florence, Public Not For Profit

$13,279 34%
#5 Alabama State University

Montgomery, Public Not For Profit

$13,282 29%
#6 Heritage Christian University

Florence, Private Not For Profit

$13,571 26%
#7 Jacksonville State University

Jacksonville, Public Not For Profit

$13,616 33%
#8 Auburn University at Montgomery

Montgomery, Public Not For Profit

$14,182 17%
#9 Miles College

Fairfield, Private Not For Profit

$14,740 27%
#10 University of South Alabama

Mobile, Public Not For Profit

$14,822 15%
#11 Alabama A & M University

Normal, Public Not For Profit

$15,373 26%
#12 University of West Alabama

Livingston, Public Not For Profit

$15,685 20%
#13 Amridge University

Montgomery, Private Not For Profit

$16,602 5%
#14 University of Alabama at Birmingham

Birmingham, Public Not For Profit

$16,978 23%
#15 University of Alabama at Huntsville

Huntsville, Public Not For Profit

$16,990 30%
#16 Talladega College

Talladega, Private Not For Profit

$17,180 28%
#17 Judson College

Marion, Private Not For Profit

$17,706 44%
#18 University of Montevallo

Montevallo, Public Not For Profit

$18,702 24%
#19 Faulkner University

Montgomery, Private Not For Profit

$19,889 40%
#20 Stillman College

Tuscaloosa, Private Not For Profit

$19,922 15%
#21 The University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, Public Not For Profit

$20,518 22%
#22 Birmingham Southern College

Birmingham, Private Not For Profit

$21,474 35%
#23 Huntingdon College

Montgomery, Private Not For Profit

$22,026 43%
#24 University of Mobile

Mobile, Private Not For Profit

$22,197 38%
#25 Concordia College Selma

Selma, Private Not For Profit

$22,313 -27%
#26 Spring Hill College

Mobile, Private Not For Profit

$23,067 60%
#27 Auburn University

Auburn University, Public Not For Profit

$24,028 10%
#28 Herzing University Birmingham

Birmingham, Private Not For Profit

$25,741 -1%
#29 Oakwood University

Huntsville, Private Not For Profit

$27,330 11%
#30 Virginia College Birmingham

Birmingham, Private For Profit

$29,824 -28%
#31 Virginia College Huntsville

Huntsville, Private For Profit

$30,804 -33%
#32 Samford University

Birmingham, Private Not For Profit

$31,322 33%
#33 Tuskegee University

Tuskegee, Private Not For Profit

$36,528 -7%