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Biggest Colleges in Alaska

Discover Alaska’s top college opportunities! Compare Alaska colleges and universities for professional degrees, bachelor degrees and graduate education.

List of the Largest Colleges in Alaska

Prospective college students in Alaska may prefer attending a bigger college for various reasons. Perhaps they want to take advantage of state-of-the-art research facilities, or have their classes delivered by distinguished faculty. Bigger colleges also offer a variety of housing opportunities, as well as many choices to choose from when it comes to degree programs and classes. If you are looking into choosing a large college in the state, we have put together a list of the biggest colleges in Alaska to help you narrow down your search. See below for a quick glance of what your options are!

Rank School Name City State Net Cost School Level Retention Rate # of Students
1

University of Alaska Anchorage

Anchorage

AK

$7,715

4 year

71.64%

27,685

2

University of Alaska Fairbanks

Fairbanks

AK

$8,383

4 year

77.56%

14,851

3

University of Alaska Southeast

Juneau

AK

$8,509

4 year

71.67%

5,713

4

Charter College-Anchorage

Anchorage

AK

$

4 year

N/A

3,738

5

AVTEC-Alaska's Institute of Technology

Seward

AK

$2,412

2 year

100%

1,356

6

Alaska Pacific University

Anchorage

AK

$

4 year

77.42%

906

7

Ilisagvik College

Barrow

AK

$7,482

2 year

80.95%

838

8

Alaska Career College

Anchorage

AK

N/A

2 year

79.41%

486

9

Alaska Christian College

Soldotna

AK

N/A

2 year

47.37%

72

10

Alaska Bible College

Palmer

AK

$

4 year

33.33%

46