Tennessee Out of State Total Cost Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Tennessee by Out of State Total Cost for 2022

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 2020/2021 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 $73,022.

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 2020/2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2020/2021 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 Martin Methodist College

Pulaski, Private Not For Profit

$35,950 33 22
#22 Tennessee Wesleyan College

Athens, Private Not For Profit

$35,460 50 83
#23 Cumberland University

Lebanon, Private Not For Profit

$35,076 NA NA
#24 Fisk University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$35,044 39 14
#25 South College

Knoxville, Private For Profit

$34,329 NA NA
#26 Lincoln Memorial University

Harrogate, Private Not For Profit

$33,390 53 46
#27 Southern Adventist University

Collegedale, Private Not For Profit

$32,300 53 33
#28 Tennessee State University

Nashville, Public Not For Profit

$32,244 NA NA
#29 Freed Hardeman University

Henderson, Private Not For Profit

$32,200 45 60
#30 Aquinas College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$32,000 69 74
#31 Tennessee Technological University

Cookeville, Public Not For Profit

$29,798 52 43
#32 Lee University

Cleveland, Private Not For Profit

$29,400 36 25
#33 Hiwassee College

Madisonville, Private Not For Profit

$29,358 NA NA
#34 Free Will Baptist Bible College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$28,310 NA NA
#35 Daymar College Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro, Private For Profit

$27,979 NA NA
#36 Daymar College Nashville

Nashville, Private For Profit

$27,699 NA NA
#37 Bethel University

McKenzie, Private Not For Profit

$27,578 31 27
#38 Johnson University

Knoxville, Private Not For Profit

$27,442 52 37
#39 Austin Peay State University

Clarksville, Public Not For Profit

$27,217 33 11
#40 Daymar College Clarksville

Clarksville, Private For Profit

$26,859 NA NA