Tennessee Out of State Tuition Ranking

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

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 2018/2019 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 $50,800.

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 Tuition
College Out of State Tuition Rating Value
#21 Tennessee Wesleyan College

Athens, Private Not For Profit

$23,900 46 83
#22 Tennessee Technological University

Cookeville, Public Not For Profit

$23,520 51 36
#23 Martin Methodist College

Pulaski, Private Not For Profit

$23,200 35 34
#24 Cumberland University

Lebanon, Private Not For Profit

$22,950 33 2
#25 Freed Hardeman University

Henderson, Private Not For Profit

$22,950 43 57
#26 Watkins College of Art Design & Film

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$22,800 49 8
#27 Lincoln Memorial University

Harrogate, Private Not For Profit

$22,200 57 69
#28 Southern Adventist University

Collegedale, Private Not For Profit

$21,650 NA NA
#29 Aquinas College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$21,350 69 74
#30 Tennessee State University

Nashville, Public Not For Profit

$20,574 NA NA
#31 Visible Music College

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$20,250 39 5
#32 Fisk University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$20,220 38 6
#33 Free Will Baptist Bible College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$19,582 NA NA
#34 Daymar College Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro, Private For Profit

$19,000 NA NA
#35 Daymar College Clarksville

Clarksville, Private For Profit

$18,900 NA NA
#36 Hiwassee College

Madisonville, Private Not For Profit

$18,484 NA NA
#37 Daymar College Nashville

Nashville, Private For Profit

$18,400 NA NA
#38 Lee University

Cleveland, Private Not For Profit

$18,120 37 28
#39 Nossi College of Art

Madison, Private For Profit

$17,700 NA NA
#40 South College

Knoxville, Private For Profit

$16,500 NA NA