Alaska Out of State Tuition Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Alaska by Out of State Tuition for 2021

Cheapest Colleges in Alaska by Out of State Tuition

If you're looking for an affordable university in Alaska but aren't a state resident, these are the least expensive out of state colleges to consider. Additionally, if you are a foreign citizen and cannot qualify for in-state tuition, these are the cheapest universities in Alaska for international students.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published out of state tuition. It's important to research the typical financial aid package offered by a school, the average net price actually paid and most importantly the quality of education you receive for your tuition dollar. Sometimes a school which appears cheap based on list price can be a poor relative value if it can't award competitive financial aid or doesn't offer a quality education. The list below is a ranking on published out of state tuition with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeCalc best value colleges in Alaska list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

The most affordable four year colleges in Alaska are listed by one year's out of state tuition list price for the 2018/2019 school year.

What is the cheapest college in Alaska? Leading the colleges list is Alaska Bible College in Glennallen with an out of state tuition of $9,000.

Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc rating of a college's overall academics and effectiveness. The score ranges from zero to one hundred, with fifty being the median for all eligible colleges. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average price paid by students. 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 2019/2020 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2019/2020 academic year.

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Alaska's Cheapest Colleges by Out of State Tuition
College Out of State Tuition Rating Value
#1 Alaska Bible College

Glennallen, Private Not For Profit

$9,000 NA NA
#2 Charter College Anchorage

Anchorage, Private For Profit

$18,161 NA NA
#3 University of Alaska Fairbanks

Fairbanks, Public Not For Profit

$18,936 60 74
#4 University of Alaska Southeast

Juneau, Public Not For Profit

$18,936 NA NA
#5 Alaska Pacific University

Anchorage, Private Not For Profit

$20,350 NA NA
#6 University of Alaska Anchorage

Anchorage, Public Not For Profit

$26,152 NA NA