North Carolina Average Net Price Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in North Carolina by Average Net Price for 2021

Most Expensive Colleges in North Carolina by Average Net Price

The highest net price colleges in North Carolina 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. Elon University leads the list with a $36,564 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 2014-2015 academic year.

North Carolina's Most Expensive Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#21 Pfeiffer University

Misenheimer, Private Not For Profit

$22,340 49%
#22 Belmont Abbey College

Belmont, Private Not For Profit

$21,817 27%
#23 Gardner Webb University

Boiling Springs, Private Not For Profit

$21,217 52%
#24 Mid Atlantic Christian University

Elizabeth City, Private Not For Profit

$20,557 20%
#25 Carolina Bible College

Fayetteville, Private Not For Profit

$20,124 -12%
#26 Greensboro College

Greensboro, Private Not For Profit

$19,483 37%
#27 Laurel University

High Point, Private Not For Profit

$19,269 18%
#28 Wingate University

Wingate, Private Not For Profit

$19,155 60%
#29 Lenoir Rhyne University

Hickory, Private Not For Profit

$19,034 63%
#30 University of Phoenix Raleigh Campus

Raleigh, Private For Profit

$18,872 -15%
#31 Shaw University

Raleigh, Private Not For Profit

$18,846 28%
#32 Johnson C Smith University

Charlotte, Private Not For Profit

$18,655 31%
#33 Salem College

Winston Salem, Private Not For Profit

$18,428 57%
#34 Catawba College

Salisbury, Private Not For Profit

$18,205 57%
#35 University of North Carolina at Wilmington

Wilmington, Public Not For Profit

$17,981 6%
#36 University of Phoenix Charlotte Campus

Charlotte, Private For Profit

$17,975 -9%
#37 Saint Augustines College

Raleigh, Private Not For Profit

$17,898 33%
#38 Livingstone College

Salisbury, Private Not For Profit

$17,711 33%
#39 Chowan University

Murfreesboro, Private Not For Profit

$17,599 51%
#40 Mount Olive College

Mount Olive, Private Not For Profit

$16,670 47%