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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 Harvard University $5,900 Image
1 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
3 Yale University $6,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $5,300 Image
2 Harvard University $5,900 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Harvard University $5,900 Image
2 Yale University $6,000 Image
3 Stanford University $6,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 University of St Thomas $11,400 Image
2 Cottey College $12,600 Image
3 Brigham Young University-Provo $12,700 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Military Academy $0 Image
2 Yale University $6,000 Image
3 Stanford University $6,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $5,300 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
3 Stanford University $6,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Central Christian College of Kansas $12,500 Image
2 Wilberforce University $13,100 Image
3 Philander Smith College $13,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United Tribes Technical College $7,200 Image
2 Le Moyne-Owen College $10,700 Image
3 College of the Ozarks $10,800 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $5,300 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
3 University of St Thomas $11,400 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $5,300 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
3 Yale University $6,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
2 Sitting Bull College $7,000 Image
3 Vanderbilt University $8,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Naval Academy $0 Image
2 Harvard University $5,900 Image
3 Yale University $6,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Harvard University $5,900 Image
1 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
3 Yale University $6,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
2 Stanford University $6,600 Image
3 Washington and Lee University $7,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $5,300 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
3 Yale University $6,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 College of the Ozarks $10,800 Image
2 Hendrix College $11,600 Image
3 Washington University in St Louis $12,500 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 University of California-Davis $9,200 Image
2 Cornell University $11,000 Image
3 Brigham Young University-Provo $12,700 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northwest Indian College $8,000 Image
2 College of the Ozarks $10,800 Image
3 Bellevue University $13,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 University of St Thomas $11,400 Image
2 Cottey College $12,600 Image
3 Minot State University $13,100 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Military Academy $0 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
3 Yale University $6,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Air Force Academy $0 Image
2 California Lutheran University $5,300 Image
3 Colby College $11,400 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $5,300 Image
2 Harvard University $5,900 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
2 Brigham Young University-Provo $12,700 Image
3 Bellevue University $13,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
2 Minot State University $13,100 Image
2 Wilberforce University $13,100 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
2 College of the Ozarks $10,800 Image
3 University of St Thomas $11,400 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Brown University $10,200 Image
2 Pomona College $10,300 Image
3 Central Christian College of Kansas $12,500 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $5,300 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
3 Yale University $6,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $5,300 Image
2 Harvard University $5,900 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Harvard University $5,900 Image
2 Yale University $6,000 Image
3 Washington and Lee University $7,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Harvard University $5,900 Image
2 Stanford University $6,600 Image
3 Johns Hopkins University $10,400 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 College of the Ozarks $10,800 Image
2 Blue Mountain College $11,500 Image
3 Elizabeth City State University $11,800 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
2 Brown University $10,200 Image
3 Johns Hopkins University $10,400 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Harvard University $5,900 Image
1 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
3 Vanderbilt University $8,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
2 Le Moyne-Owen College $10,700 Image
2 Rust College $10,700 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
2 Vanderbilt University $8,000 Image
3 Le Moyne-Owen College $10,700 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $5,300 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $5,900 Image
3 Vanderbilt University $8,000 Image
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