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Middle Class Affordability Rankings™ by Major for 2021

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 Yale University $4,500 Image
2 Harvard University $5,900 Image
3 University of California-Davis $9,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Texas Christian University $0 Image
2 Roanoke College $6,700 Image
3 United Tribes Technical College $8,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Naval Academy $0 Image
2 Yale University $4,500 Image
3 Harvard University $5,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Southern Methodist University $0 Image
2 Yale University $4,500 Image
3 Harvard University $5,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Campbellsville University $6,000 Image
2 Midland College $9,100 Image
3 CUNY Lehman College (no-board) $9,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Gwynedd Mercy University $6,000 Image
2 Northwest Indian College $11,600 Image
3 Grace Christian University $12,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 United States Military Academy $0 Image
2 Campbellsville University $6,000 Image
3 Roanoke College $6,700 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Southern Methodist University $0 Image
2 Yale University $4,500 Image
3 Roanoke College $6,700 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Texas Christian University $0 Image
2 Brigham Young University-Provo $1,600 Image
3 Yale University $4,500 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Brigham Young University-Provo $1,600 Image
2 CUNY Lehman College (no-board) $9,200 Image
3 Langston University $10,300 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Southern Methodist University $0 Image
2 Campbellsville University $6,000 Image
3 Roanoke College $6,700 Image
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