Tennessee Average Net Price Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Tennessee by Average Net Price for 2022

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. Sewanee The University of the South leads the list with a $36,244 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 Sewanee The University of the South

Sewanee, Private Not For Profit

$36,244 42%
#2 Belmont University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$34,368 33%
#3 Rhodes College

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$29,852 53%
#4 Virginia College School of Business and Health

Chattanooga, Private For Profit

$28,851 -26%
#5 Visible Music College

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$27,863 -7%
#6 Cumberland University

Lebanon, Private Not For Profit

$27,071 23%
#7 O'More College of Design

Franklin, Private Not For Profit

$26,987 29%
#8 Union University

Jackson, Private Not For Profit

$26,906 42%
#9 Lipscomb University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$26,421 47%
#10 Vanderbilt University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$25,804 65%
#11 Southern Adventist University

Collegedale, Private Not For Profit

$24,491 24%
#12 Daymar College Clarksville

Clarksville, Private For Profit

$24,011 11%
#13 Nossi College of Art

Madison, Private For Profit

$22,843 10%
#14 Daymar College Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro, Private For Profit

$22,636 19%
#15 Daymar College Nashville

Nashville, Private For Profit

$22,367 19%
#16 Lincoln Memorial University

Harrogate, Private Not For Profit

$22,251 33%
#17 King College

Bristol, Private Not For Profit

$22,020 49%
#18 American Baptist College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$21,785 4%
#19 Fisk University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$21,450 39%
#20 Free Will Baptist Bible College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$21,142 25%
#21 The University of Tennessee

Knoxville, Public Not For Profit

$21,133 21%
#22 Aquinas College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$20,892 35%
#23 Martin Methodist College

Pulaski, Private Not For Profit

$20,324 43%
#24 Maryville College

Maryville, Private Not For Profit

$19,548 61%
#25 Fountainhead College of Technology

Knoxville, Private For Profit

$19,476 16%
#26 Carson Newman College

Jefferson City, Private Not For Profit

$19,172 52%
#27 University of Phoenix Chattanooga Campus

Chattanooga, Private For Profit

$18,784 -10%
#28 Johnson University

Knoxville, Private Not For Profit

$18,292 33%
#29 University of Phoenix Memphis Campus

Cordova, Private For Profit

$18,244 -7%
#30 University of Phoenix Knoxville

Knoxville, Private For Profit

$18,214 -11%
#31 Victory University

Memphis, Private For Profit

$18,212 13%
#32 University of Phoenix Nashville Campus

Nashville, Private For Profit

$18,150 -10%
#33 Tusculum College

Greeneville, Private Not For Profit

$17,987 53%
#34 Christian Brothers University

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$17,830 61%
#35 Lee University

Cleveland, Private Not For Profit

$17,629 40%
#36 Milligan College

Milligan College, Private Not For Profit

$17,371 52%
#37 Freed Hardeman University

Henderson, Private Not For Profit

$17,350 46%
#38 Tennessee Technological University

Cookeville, Public Not For Profit

$16,618 16%
#39 Trevecca Nazarene University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$16,508 54%
#40 Bryan College

Dayton, Private Not For Profit

$15,988 39%
#41 Bethel University

McKenzie, Private Not For Profit

$15,612 43%
#42 Austin Peay State University

Clarksville, Public Not For Profit

$14,967 31%
#43 The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Chattanooga, Public Not For Profit

$14,888 28%
#44 Tennessee Temple University

Chattanooga, Private Not For Profit

$14,115 29%
#45 Lane College

Jackson, Private Not For Profit

$13,811 31%
#46 University of Memphis

Memphis, Public Not For Profit

$13,777 36%
#47 East Tennessee State University

Johnson City, Public Not For Profit

$13,661 30%
#48 Tennessee Wesleyan College

Athens, Private Not For Profit

$13,183 63%
#49 Williamson Christian College

Franklin, Private Not For Profit

$12,855 49%
#50 Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, Public Not For Profit

$12,265 37%
#51 The University of Tennessee Martin

Martin, Public Not For Profit

$11,895 32%
#52 South College

Knoxville, Private For Profit

$11,654 66%
#53 Tennessee State University

Nashville, Public Not For Profit

$11,139 43%
#54 Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$9,772 44%
#55 Le Moyne Owen College

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$7,721 60%