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
#1 Vanderbilt University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$50,800 97 98
#2 Rhodes College

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$48,888 78 89
#3 Sewanee The University of the South

Sewanee, Private Not For Profit

$46,200 80 79
#4 Maryville College

Maryville, Private Not For Profit

$34,752 47 65
#5 Belmont University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$34,000 63 25
#6 Christian Brothers University

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$32,920 51 68
#7 Union University

Jackson, Private Not For Profit

$32,650 72 74
#8 Memphis College of Art

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$32,400 NA NA
#9 Lipscomb University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$30,860 68 73
#10 O'More College of Design

Franklin, Private Not For Profit

$29,880 33 3
#11 The University of Tennessee

Knoxville, Public Not For Profit

$29,522 67 61
#12 King College

Bristol, Private Not For Profit

$28,948 49 46
#13 Bryan College

Dayton, Private Not For Profit

$27,900 NA NA
#14 Milligan College

Milligan College, Private Not For Profit

$27,700 NA NA
#15 Carson Newman College

Jefferson City, Private Not For Profit

$27,600 47 60
#16 Middle Tennessee State University

Murfreesboro, Public Not For Profit

$25,872 45 42
#17 East Tennessee State University

Johnson City, Public Not For Profit

$25,487 49 46
#18 Trevecca Nazarene University

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$25,198 54 77
#19 Tusculum College

Greeneville, Private Not For Profit

$24,860 25 13
#20 The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Chattanooga, Public Not For Profit

$23,954 40 31
#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
#41 DeVry University Tennessee

Memphis, Private For Profit

$15,835 NA NA
#42 Bethel University

McKenzie, Private Not For Profit

$15,750 24 14
#43 Johnson University

Knoxville, Private Not For Profit

$15,480 51 32
#44 Fountainhead College of Technology

Knoxville, Private For Profit

$14,550 NA NA
#45 The University of Tennessee Martin

Martin, Public Not For Profit

$14,254 48 72
#46 Virginia College School of Business and Health

Chattanooga, Private For Profit

$13,986 NA NA
#47 Williamson Christian College

Franklin, Private Not For Profit

$13,500 NA NA
#48 Austin Peay State University

Clarksville, Public Not For Profit

$12,264 31 10
#49 University of Memphis

Memphis, Public Not For Profit

$12,048 41 46
#50 Tennessee Temple University

Chattanooga, Private Not For Profit

$11,590 NA NA
#51 American Baptist College

Nashville, Private Not For Profit

$11,160 NA NA
#52 Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$10,872 59 92
#53 Le Moyne Owen College

Memphis, Private Not For Profit

$10,776 14 6
#54 University of Phoenix Memphis Campus

Cordova, Private For Profit

$10,080 NA NA
#55 University of Phoenix Chattanooga Campus

Chattanooga, Private For Profit

$10,080 NA NA
#56 University of Phoenix Knoxville

Knoxville, Private For Profit

$9,480 NA NA
#57 University of Phoenix Nashville Campus

Nashville, Private For Profit

$9,462 NA NA
#58 Lane College

Jackson, Private Not For Profit

$9,270 NA NA
#59 Victory University

Memphis, Private For Profit

$8,640 NA NA