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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 $6,200 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
3 Harvard University $7,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $6,000 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
3 Harvard University $7,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Stanford University $6,200 Image
2 Harvard University $7,000 Image
3 Yale University $9,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Wesleyan College $12,300 Image
2 Cottey College $12,600 Image
3 Brigham Young University-Provo $13,100 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Military Academy $0 Image
2 Stanford University $6,200 Image
3 Princeton University $8,700 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $6,000 Image
2 Stanford University $6,200 Image
3 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Central Christian College of Kansas $12,500 Image
2 Wilberforce University $13,400 Image
3 Philander Smith College $14,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
2 Paine College $14,200 Image
3 University of Pennsylvania $15,700 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $6,000 Image
2 Stanford University $6,200 Image
3 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
2 College of the Ozarks $10,900 Image
3 Brigham Young University-Provo $13,100 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Brigham Young University-Provo $13,100 Image
2 Chadron State College $15,900 Image
3 University of St Thomas $16,100 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
2 Brigham Young University-Provo $13,100 Image
3 Minot State University $13,300 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Stanford University $6,200 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
3 Washington and Lee University $8,700 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $6,000 Image
2 Stanford University $6,200 Image
3 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 College of the Ozarks $10,900 Image
2 Hendrix College $11,300 Image
3 Cottey College $12,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Central Christian College of Kansas $12,500 Image
2 Delta State University $13,800 Image
3 Lincoln College $15,500 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
2 College of the Ozarks $10,900 Image
3 Brigham Young University-Hawaii $14,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Bellevue University $13,300 Image
2 Dickinson State University $14,600 Image
3 Oakland University $17,300 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northwest Indian College $8,900 Image
2 Bellevue University $13,300 Image
3 Southwestern Christian University $13,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Wesleyan College $12,300 Image
2 Cottey College $12,600 Image
3 Bellevue University $13,300 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Air Force Academy $0 Image
2 Kenyon College $11,800 Image
3 Gallaudet University $14,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $6,000 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
3 Harvard University $7,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
2 Brigham Young University-Provo $13,100 Image
3 Bellevue University $13,300 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
2 Brigham Young University-Provo $13,100 Image
3 Bellevue University $13,300 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Central Christian College of Kansas $12,500 Image
2 Pomona College $12,900 Image
3 Wilberforce University $13,400 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $6,000 Image
2 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
3 Princeton University $8,700 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 California Lutheran University $6,000 Image
2 Stanford University $6,200 Image
3 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Princeton University $8,700 Image
1 Washington and Lee University $8,700 Image
3 Rice University $9,500 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 College of the Ozarks $10,900 Image
2 Elizabeth City State University $11,900 Image
3 Blue Mountain College $12,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Harvard University $7,000 Image
2 Le Moyne-Owen College $10,700 Image
3 University of Chicago $11,300 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Northern Arizona University $6,600 Image
2 Le Moyne-Owen College $10,700 Image
2 Rust College $10,700 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Rice University $9,500 Image
2 Elizabeth City State University $11,900 Image
3 Central Christian College of Kansas $12,500 Image
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