Tennessee Out of State Total Cost Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Tennessee by Out of State Total Cost for 2021

Most Expensive Colleges in Tennessee by Out of State Total Cost

The highest priced four year colleges in Tennessee are listed by one year's out of state total cost list price for the 2018/2019 school year. Total cost includes tuition, room and board or estimated off campus living expenses, books and supplies and other fees.

What is the most expensive college in Tennessee? Leading the colleges list is Vanderbilt University in Nashville with an out of state total cost of $70,274.

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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Tennessee's Most Expensive Colleges by Out of State Total Cost
College Out of State Total Cost Rating Value
#21 Tennessee Technological University

Cookeville, Public Not For Profit

$35,948 51 36
#22 Trevecca Nazarene University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$34,998 54 77
#23 Fisk University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$34,954 38 6
#24 Martin Methodist College

Pulaski, Private Not For Profit

$34,800 35 34
#25 Tennessee Wesleyan College

Athens, Private Not For Profit

$34,600 46 83
#26 Cumberland University

Lebanon, Private Not For Profit

$33,220 33 2
#27 South College

Knoxville, Private For Profit

$33,110 NA NA
#28 Lincoln Memorial University

Harrogate, Private Not For Profit

$32,390 57 69
#29 Tennessee State University

Nashville, Public Not For Profit

$32,244 NA NA
#30 Freed Hardeman University

Henderson, Private Not For Profit

$32,200 43 57
#31 Aquinas College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$32,000 69 74
#32 Southern Adventist University

Collegedale, Private Not For Profit

$31,260 NA NA
#33 Hiwassee College

Madisonville, Private Not For Profit

$29,358 NA NA
#34 Lee University

Cleveland, Private Not For Profit

$28,695 37 28
#35 Free Will Baptist Bible College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$28,310 NA NA
#36 Bethel University

McKenzie, Private Not For Profit

$27,408 24 14
#37 Austin Peay State University

Clarksville, Public Not For Profit

$26,939 31 10
#38 Visible Music College

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$26,250 39 5
#39 Daymar College Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro, Private For Profit

$25,840 NA NA
#40 Daymar College Clarksville

Clarksville, Private For Profit

$25,740 NA NA