Tennessee Out of State Tuition Ranking

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

Most Expensive Colleges in Tennessee by Out of State Tuition

The highest priced four year colleges in Tennessee are listed by one year's out of state tuition list price for the 2020/2021 school year.

What is the most expensive college in Tennessee? Leading the colleges list is Vanderbilt University in Nashville with an out of state tuition of $52,781.

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 Tuition
College Out of State Tuition Rating Value
#1 Vanderbilt University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$52,781 96 98
#2 Rhodes College

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$50,600 79 91
#3 Sewanee The University of the South

Sewanee, Private Not For Profit

$47,708 81 78
#4 Maryville College

Maryville, Private Not For Profit

$35,448 49 71
#5 Belmont University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$35,310 64 39
#6 Christian Brothers University

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$33,900 52 78
#7 Union University

Jackson, Private Not For Profit

$33,480 71 89
#8 Memphis College of Art

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$32,400 NA NA
#9 Lipscomb University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$32,080 67 74
#10 King College

Bristol, Private Not For Profit

$30,106 50 48
#11 O'More College of Design

Franklin, Private Not For Profit

$29,880 32 2
#12 The University of Tennessee

Knoxville, Public Not For Profit

$29,522 68 62
#13 Carson Newman College

Jefferson City, Private Not For Profit

$28,200 38 34
#14 Milligan College

Milligan College, Private Not For Profit

$27,700 NA NA
#15 Trevecca Nazarene University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$25,998 58 81
#16 Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, Public Not For Profit

$25,872 43 40
#17 East Tennessee State University

Johnson City, Public Not For Profit

$25,487 51 54
#18 Tusculum College

Greeneville, Private Not For Profit

$25,350 28 16
#19 Tennessee Wesleyan College

Athens, Private Not For Profit

$24,600 50 83
#20 Cumberland University

Lebanon, Private Not For Profit

$24,336 NA NA