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Middle Class Affordability Rankings™ by State for 2020

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

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 Selma University $12,300 Image
2 University of North Alabama (in-state) $13,600 Image
3 Stillman College $15,400 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Dine College $9,500 Image
2 Northern Arizona University (in-state) $15,300 Image
3 Arizona State University-Tempe (in-state) $19,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Stanford University $6,200 Image
2 California Institute of Technology $9,700 Image
3 University of California-Davis (in-state) $9,800 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Yale University $7,700 Image
2 Trinity College $11,000 Image
3 Eastern Connecticut State University (in-state) $19,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Lewis-Clark State College (in-state) $12,900 Image
2 University of Idaho (in-state) $13,400 Image
3 Boise State University (in-state) $16,500 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Colby College $5,800 Image
2 University of Maine at Machias (in-state) $9,400 Image
3 Bates College $14,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Harvard University $7,000 Image
2 Tufts University $11,500 Image
3 Massachusetts Maritime Academy (in-state) $11,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Ferris State University $12,600 Image
1 Oakland University (in-state) $12,600 Image
3 Central Michigan University (in-state) $15,400 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Carleton College $14,400 Image
2 Bemidji State University $15,000 Image
2 Southwest Minnesota State University $15,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Rust College $13,300 Image
2 Blue Mountain College $13,400 Image
3 Mississippi University for Women $13,700 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 University of Nebraska at Kearney (in-state) $13,100 Image
2 Wayne State College (in-state) $13,700 Image
3 Bellevue University $13,900 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Dartmouth College $17,300 Image
2 University of New Hampshire at Manchester (in-state) $17,800 Image
3 Keene State College (in-state) $19,500 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Sitting Bull College $8,000 Image
2 United Tribes Technical College $9,400 Image
3 Mayville State University (in-state) $12,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Gods Bible School and College $11,300 Image
2 Kenyon College $14,600 Image
2 Wilberforce University $14,600 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Reed College $14,100 Image
2 Portland State University (in-state) $14,800 Image
3 Eastern Oregon University (in-state) $17,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Swarthmore College $13,800 Image
2 University of Pennsylvania (in-state) $14,600 Image
3 Bryn Mawr College $15,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Rhode Island College (in-state) $17,800 Image
2 University of Rhode Island (in-state) $20,900 Image
3 Brown University $24,000 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Citadel Military College of South Carolina (in-state) $13,800 Image
2 Allen University $16,700 Image
2 Lander University (in-state) $16,700 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Tennessee Wesleyan University $9,600 Image
2 Vanderbilt University $11,600 Image
3 Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences $12,400 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 Utah Valley University (in-state, off-campus) $9,200 Image
2 Snow College (in-state) $11,100 Image
3 Brigham Young University-Provo $13,200 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 University of Vermont (in-state) $15,500 Image
2 Northern Vermont University (in-state) $16,200 Image
3 Marlboro College $17,100 Image
Rank College Name Typical Net Price
1 University of Wyoming (in-state) $13,300 Image
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