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Middle Class Affordability Rankings™ by Major for 2020

College Raptor ranks the most affordable colleges by college major, based on the estimated net price at each institution that offers that major for a “typical” middle class family from a selected state.

The net price of a college is the actual cost of the school paid by the student and family, after factoring in merit and grant aid from the college federal programs and work study.
"Typical" Middle Class Family
Used in the net price estimates shown below
Number in Family
4
Number In College
1
Total Income
$80,000
Total Assets
$50,000

× Reminder: All net prices shown by College Raptor are our estimates. Please contact the college financial aid office for actual net cost figures.
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Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Stanford University $5,300 Image
2 Harvard University $5,900 Image
3 California Lutheran University $6,400 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Military Academy $0 Image
2 Stanford University $5,300 Image
3 Princeton University $8,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Naval Academy $0 Image
2 Stanford University $5,300 Image
3 Harvard University $5,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Stanford University $5,300 Image
2 Harvard University $5,900 Image
3 California Lutheran University $6,400 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Military Academy $0 Image
2 Stanford University $5,300 Image
3 Harvard University $5,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Military Academy $0 Image
2 Stanford University $5,300 Image
3 Harvard University $5,900 Image
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