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Middle Class Affordability Rankings™ by Major for 2024

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 Brigham Young University $6,500 Image
2 Washington University in St Louis $6,900 Image
3 Menlo College $7,300 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Henry Ford College (in-state, off-campus) $7,600 Image
2 Cornell University $8,200 Image
2 Cornell University $8,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 University of Chicago $0 Image
2 Harvard University $5,900 Image
3 Brigham Young University $6,500 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 University of Chicago $0 Image
2 Covenant College $5,600 Image
3 Harvard University $5,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Brigham Young University $6,500 Image
2 Swarthmore College $6,900 Image
2 Washington University in St Louis $6,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Harvard University $5,900 Image
2 Washington University in St Louis $6,900 Image
3 Yale University $7,300 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Henry Ford College (in-state, off-campus) $7,600 Image
2 Cornell University $8,200 Image
2 Cornell University $8,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Military Academy $0 Image
2 Covenant College $5,600 Image
3 Brigham Young University $6,500 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Covenant College $5,600 Image
2 Brigham Young University $6,500 Image
3 Colby College $6,800 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Naval Academy $0 Image
1 University of Chicago $0 Image
3 Harvard University $5,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Covenant College $5,600 Image
2 Brigham Young University $6,500 Image
3 Colby College $6,800 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Covenant College $5,600 Image
2 Brigham Young University $6,500 Image
3 Haskell Indian Nations University $6,800 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 University of Chicago $0 Image
2 Harvard University $5,900 Image
3 Colby College $6,800 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Brigham Young University $6,500 Image
2 Washington University in St Louis $6,900 Image
3 Menlo College $7,300 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Brigham Young University $6,500 Image
2 Colby College $6,800 Image
3 Swarthmore College $6,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 University of Chicago $0 Image
2 Harvard University $5,900 Image
3 Hobe Sound Bible College $7,300 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Brigham Young University $6,500 Image
2 Washington University in St Louis $6,900 Image
3 Dalton State College $10,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Covenant College $5,600 Image
2 Brigham Young University $6,500 Image
3 Washington University in St Louis $6,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Covenant College $5,600 Image
2 Colby College $6,800 Image
3 Washington University in St Louis $6,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 University of Chicago $0 Image
2 Covenant College $5,600 Image
3 Harvard University $5,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 University of Chicago $0 Image
2 Harvard University $5,900 Image
3 Brigham Young University $6,500 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Military Academy $0 Image
1 University of Chicago $0 Image
3 Covenant College $5,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Military Academy $0 Image
1 University of Chicago $0 Image
3 Covenant College $5,600 Image
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