Tennessee Average Net Price Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Tennessee by Average Net Price for 2021

Cheapest Colleges in Tennessee by Average Net Price

The lowest 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. Le Moyne Owen College leads the list with a $7,531 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 2018/2019 academic year.

Tennessee's Cheapest Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#1 Le Moyne Owen College

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$7,531 59%
#2 Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$10,088 40%
#3 Tennessee State University

Nashville, Public Not For Profit

$11,460 41%
#4 The University of Tennessee Martin

Martin, Public Not For Profit

$11,673 33%
#5 Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, Public Not For Profit

$11,964 38%
#6 Tennessee Wesleyan College

Athens, Private Not For Profit

$12,043 65%
#7 Lane College

Jackson, Private Not For Profit

$12,662 37%
#8 South College

Knoxville, Private For Profit

$12,748 61%
#9 Austin Peay State University

Clarksville, Public Not For Profit

$13,440 37%
#10 University of Memphis

Memphis, Public Not For Profit

$13,481 38%
#11 The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Chattanooga, Public Not For Profit

$13,927 32%
#12 Tennessee Temple University

Chattanooga, Private Not For Profit

$14,115 29%
#13 East Tennessee State University

Johnson City, Public Not For Profit

$14,696 22%
#14 Bethel University

McKenzie, Private Not For Profit

$15,649 43%
#15 Tennessee Technological University

Cookeville, Public Not For Profit

$16,634 17%
#16 Bryan College

Dayton, Private Not For Profit

$16,650 55%
#17 Freed Hardeman University

Henderson, Private Not For Profit

$16,760 48%
#18 Lee University

Cleveland, Private Not For Profit

$16,949 41%
#19 Milligan College

Milligan College, Private Not For Profit

$17,371 52%
#20 Tusculum College

Greeneville, Private Not For Profit

$17,533 53%
#21 Trevecca Nazarene University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$18,036 48%
#22 University of Phoenix Nashville Campus

Nashville, Private For Profit

$18,150 -10%
#23 Victory University

Memphis, Private For Profit

$18,212 13%
#24 University of Phoenix Knoxville

Knoxville, Private For Profit

$18,214 -11%
#25 University of Phoenix Memphis Campus

Cordova, Private For Profit

$18,244 -7%
#26 Carson Newman College

Jefferson City, Private Not For Profit

$18,531 53%
#27 American Baptist College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$18,759 17%
#28 University of Phoenix Chattanooga Campus

Chattanooga, Private For Profit

$18,784 -10%
#29 Johnson University

Knoxville, Private Not For Profit

$18,921 25%
#30 Martin Methodist College

Pulaski, Private Not For Profit

$19,207 45%
#31 Fountainhead College of Technology

Knoxville, Private For Profit

$19,476 16%
#32 Maryville College

Maryville, Private Not For Profit

$19,778 59%
#33 Christian Brothers University

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$19,802 55%
#34 Daymar College Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro, Private For Profit

$20,190 22%
#35 Lincoln Memorial University

Harrogate, Private Not For Profit

$20,374 37%
#36 Daymar College Clarksville

Clarksville, Private For Profit

$20,877 19%
#37 Aquinas College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$20,892 35%
#38 The University of Tennessee

Knoxville, Public Not For Profit

$21,024 20%
#39 Daymar College Nashville

Nashville, Private For Profit

$21,069 17%
#40 Nossi College of Art

Madison, Private For Profit

$21,276 11%
#41 Free Will Baptist Bible College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$21,329 25%
#42 King College

Bristol, Private Not For Profit

$22,098 46%
#43 Visible Music College

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$22,880 13%
#44 Southern Adventist University

Collegedale, Private Not For Profit

$23,623 24%
#45 Fisk University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$24,225 31%
#46 Vanderbilt University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$25,855 63%
#47 Williamson Christian College

Franklin, Private Not For Profit

$25,910 -2%
#48 Lipscomb University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$26,013 46%
#49 Cumberland University

Lebanon, Private Not For Profit

$26,787 19%
#50 O'More College of Design

Franklin, Private Not For Profit

$26,987 29%
#51 Virginia College School of Business and Health

Chattanooga, Private For Profit

$28,851 -26%
#52 Watkins College of Art Design & Film

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$30,279 20%
#53 Rhodes College

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$30,632 51%
#54 Union University

Jackson, Private Not For Profit

$31,980 30%
#55 Sewanee The University of the South

Sewanee, Private Not For Profit

$34,971 43%
#56 Belmont University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$36,976 25%