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Afforable Tennessee Colleges

The perfect college in Tennessee for your budget, lifestyle, and career goals is waiting for you! CollegeStats helps you compare Tennessee colleges offering a variety of degree programs to choose from.

Ranked List of the Most Afforable Tennessee Colleges

Out-of-state students looking to pursue postsecondary education in Tennessee may be concerned about high tuition and costs. Costs outside of tuition may include room and board, food, transportation, utility expenses, and more. Luckily, the state welcomes outsiders with several schools that offer quality higher education at lower costs. At these colleges, students can take advantage of robust degree programs and a plethora of student resources. To ease your college search, we have put together a handy list of colleges in Tennessee with the lowest out-of-state costs. Save money as an out-of-state student by considering one of the following schools.

Rank School Name City State Net Cost School Level Retention Rate Out-of-State Cost
1

Mid-South Christian College

Memphis

TN

N/A

4 year

100%

$3,480

2

William Moore College of Technology

Memphis

TN

N/A

2 year

60%

$5,655

3

American Baptist College

Nashville

TN

N/A

4 year

66.67%

$8,688

4

Lane College

Jackson

TN

N/A

4 year

44.69%

$8,980

5

Miller-Motte Technical College-Clarksville

Clarksville

TN

N/A

2 year

51.38%

$9,000

6

Miller-Motte Technical College-Chattanooga

Chattanooga

TN

N/A

2 year

63.64%

$9,252

7

Miller-Motte Technical College-Madison

Madison

TN

N/A

2 year

47.75%

$9,540

8

John A Gupton College

Nashville

TN

N/A

2 year

80.95%

$9,600

9

Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences

Memphis

TN

N/A

4 year

72.73%

$9,672

10

University of Phoenix-Tennessee

Nashville

TN

N/A

4 year

39.86%

$9,819

11

Chattanooga College Medical Dental and Technical Careers

Chattanooga

TN

N/A

2 year

61.54%

$10,062

12

Williamson Christian College

Franklin

TN

N/A

4 year

75%

$10,125

13

Le Moyne-Owen College

Memphis

TN

N/A

4 year

57.72%

$10,460

14

Vatterott College-Appling Farms

Memphis

TN

N/A

2 year

54.12%

$11,032

15

Jackson State Community College

Jackson

TN

$9,033

2 year

48.14%

$11,064

16

Motlow State Community College

Tullahoma

TN

$8,249

2 year

58.22%

$11,064

17

Vatterott College-Dividend

Memphis

TN

N/A

2 year

46.1%

$11,154

18

Johnson University

Knoxville

TN

N/A

4 year

66.67%

$11,200

19

National College-Nashville

Nashville

TN

N/A

2 year

30.23%

$11,412

20

Tennessee Temple University

Chattanooga

TN

N/A

4 year

41.18%

$11,590

21

Strayer University-Tennessee

Memphis

TN

N/A

4 year

50%

$12,780

22

L'Ecole Culinaire-Memphis

Cordova

TN

N/A

2 year

47.73%

$12,900

23

Hiwassee College

Madisonville

TN

N/A

4 year

44.44%

$13,320

24

Argosy University-Nashville

Nashville

TN

N/A

4 year

42.86%

$13,464

25

Virginia College-School of Business and Health-Chattanooga

Chattanooga

TN

N/A

2 year

40%

$13,536

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