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Cheapest Colleges in Alabama

Alabama has more than 75 accredited colleges and universities, but sorting the choices can be easy. Use our search tool to list Alabama colleges by tuition, graduation rates and other important statistics.

Which Alabama Colleges are the Cheapest?

Are you a resident in Alabama looking for the lowest in-state tuition? You're in luck, as Alabama has many affordable universities to choose from. Attending a low-cost college is a great idea because it allows students to save money for other expenses that quickly add up during the college years. It's also important to keep in mind that affordable does not mean that the quality of education is poor. In fact, some of the cheapest colleges provide top-notch education depending on what you are looking to study and earn a degree in. The list below is a ranking on Alabama's published lower tuition rates, starting with the lowest in-state tuition. Browse through it to see which options you have!

Rank School Name City State Net Cost School Level Retention Rate Details
1

H Councill Trenholm State Technical College

Montgomery

AL

$6,128

2 year

49.79%

In-State Cost

$2,664

2

J F Drake State Community and Technical College

Huntsville

AL

$7,364

2 year

42.28%

In-State Cost

$2,664

3

Enterprise State Community College

Enterprise

AL

$4,574

2 year

54.11%

In-State Cost

$3,108

4

Southern Union State Community College

Wadley

AL

$8,146

2 year

54.92%

In-State Cost

$3,108

5

John C Calhoun State Community College

Tanner

AL

$4,864

2 year

57.49%

In-State Cost

$3,270

6

Shelton State Community College

Tuscaloosa

AL

$8,666

2 year

58.48%

In-State Cost

$3,330

7

Lurleen B Wallace Community College

Andalusia

AL

$8,715

2 year

57.02%

In-State Cost

$3,330

8

Snead State Community College

Boaz

AL

$4,670

2 year

59.45%

In-State Cost

$3,330

9

Gadsden State Community College

Gadsden

AL

$5,341

2 year

55.89%

In-State Cost

$3,330

10

George C Wallace State Community College-Dothan

Dothan

AL

$2,651

2 year

55.97%

In-State Cost

$3,330

11

George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville

Hanceville

AL

$6,381

2 year

63.68%

In-State Cost

$3,330

12

George C Wallace State Community College-Selma

Selma

AL

$8,571

2 year

53.12%

In-State Cost

$3,330

13

Northwest-Shoals Community College

Muscle Shoals

AL

$4,871

2 year

52.63%

In-State Cost

$3,330

14

Northeast Alabama Community College

Rainsville

AL

$2,717

2 year

61.42%

In-State Cost

$3,330

15

Alabama Southern Community College

Monroeville

AL

$4,553

2 year

56.75%

In-State Cost

$3,330

16

Bevill State Community College

Jasper

AL

$8,219

2 year

58.1%

In-State Cost

$3,330

17

Jefferson Davis Community College

Brewton

AL

$4,108

2 year

51.82%

In-State Cost

$3,330

18

Chattahoochee Valley Community College

Phenix City

AL

$1,565

2 year

51.65%

In-State Cost

$3,330

19

Jefferson State Community College

Birmingham

AL

$8,355

2 year

52.35%

In-State Cost

$3,330

20

Reid State Technical College

Evergreen

AL

$4,883

2 year

48.81%

In-State Cost

$3,330

21

Bishop State Community College

Mobile

AL

$5,105

2 year

41.22%

In-State Cost

$3,330

22

Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus

Birmingham

AL

$7,375

2 year

52.51%

In-State Cost

$3,360

23

James H Faulkner State Community College

Bay Minette

AL

$7,385

2 year

52.11%

In-State Cost

$3,360

24

Huntsville Bible College

Huntsville

AL

N/A

4 year

100%

In-State Cost

$3,600

25

J F Ingram State Technical College

Deatsville

AL

$1,698

2 year

62.11%

In-State Cost

$3,924


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