Tennessee Average Net Price Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Tennessee by Average Net Price for 2021

Most Expensive Colleges in Tennessee by Average Net Price

The highest net price colleges in Tennessee 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. Belmont University leads the list with a $36,976 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.

Tennessee's Most Expensive Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#1 Belmont University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$36,976 25%
#2 Sewanee The University of the South

Sewanee, Private Not For Profit

$34,971 43%
#3 Union University

Jackson, Private Not For Profit

$31,980 30%
#4 Rhodes College

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$30,632 51%
#5 Watkins College of Art Design & Film

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$30,279 20%
#6 Virginia College School of Business and Health

Chattanooga, Private For Profit

$28,851 -26%
#7 O'More College of Design

Franklin, Private Not For Profit

$26,987 29%
#8 Cumberland University

Lebanon, Private Not For Profit

$26,787 19%
#9 Lipscomb University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$26,013 46%
#10 Williamson Christian College

Franklin, Private Not For Profit

$25,910 -2%
#11 Vanderbilt University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$25,855 63%
#12 Fisk University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$24,225 31%
#13 Southern Adventist University

Collegedale, Private Not For Profit

$23,623 24%
#14 Visible Music College

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$22,880 13%
#15 King College

Bristol, Private Not For Profit

$22,098 46%
#16 Free Will Baptist Bible College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$21,329 25%
#17 Nossi College of Art

Madison, Private For Profit

$21,276 11%
#18 Daymar College Nashville

Nashville, Private For Profit

$21,069 17%
#19 The University of Tennessee

Knoxville, Public Not For Profit

$21,024 20%
#20 Aquinas College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$20,892 35%