Alabama College Tuition Statistics

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average tuition & fees of Alabama colleges is $6,937 for Alabama residents and $14,830 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, the average graduate tuition & fees is $9,505 for Alabama residents and $15,733 out-of-state students.
The average living costs at Alabama colleges is $12,115 when a student lives in on-campus facilities such as dormitory and school owned apartments. The off-campus living cost is $12,092 for academic year 2019-2020.
Below list shows colleges with highest and/or lowest college cost. We include only 4 years colleges for the statistics.

2020 Alabama Colleges Tuition Comparison Table

The following table lists Alabama colleges with colleges costs including tuition, fees, and living costs. For 4-years colleges and community colleges, the tuition & fees are the average of programs for an academic year ad for career/vocational schools (less than 2 years school), the tuition & fees are the costs for the largest program and length of program varies by institute.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesOn-Campus Living CostsOff-Campus Living CostsUndergraduate Tuition per Credit HourGraduate Tuition per Credit Hour
Alabama A & M University
Normal, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$18,634
($10,024)
$21,574
($11,542)
12,33012,330$574$840
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$20,400
($8,568)
$19,188
($8,100)
17,86217,862$850$1,066
Amridge University
Montgomery, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$9,950$13,000-11,200$430$750
University of Alabama in Huntsville
Huntsville, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$23,518
($11,122)
$25,256
($11,458)
14,39414,394$978$1,509
Alabama State University
Montgomery, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$19,396
($11,068)
$17,572
($10,156)
9,44211,548$694$824
The University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$30,250
($10,780)
$30,250
($10,780)
18,23618,236$1,330$1,550
Central Alabama Community College
Alexander City, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,800
($4,870)
--7,850$262-
Athens State University
Athens, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$13,890
($7,710)
$13,224
($8,160)
--$412$500
Auburn University at Montgomery
Montgomery, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$18,292
($8,620)
$17,308
($8,128)
10,83014,146$726$919
Auburn University
Auburn, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$31,124
($11,492)
$31,160
($11,504)
19,50419,504$1,227$1,638
Birmingham-Southern College
Birmingham, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$18,241-15,59212,690$708-
Chattahoochee Valley Community College
Phenix City, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,790
($4,860)
--7,200$262-
South University-Montgomery
Montgomery, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,014$15,819-13,160$470$650
Enterprise State Community College
Enterprise, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,730
($4,800)
--8,096$262-
Coastal Alabama Community College
Bay Minette, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,730
($4,800)
-10,35910,774$262-
Faulkner University
Montgomery, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$22,310$11,53012,22513,000$700$560
Gadsden State Community College
Gadsden, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,790
($4,860)
-5,9257,416$257-
George C Wallace Community College-Dothan
Dothan, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,670
($4,740)
--4,451$262-
George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville
Hanceville, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,730
($4,800)
-9,06011,560$262-
George C Wallace State Community College-Selma
Selma, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,430
($4,500)
--8,400$262-
Herzing University-Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$14,200$11,680-16,119$585$675
Huntingdon College
Montgomery, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$26,493-10,9858,985$869-
Heritage Christian University
Florence, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,532$5,1128,93117,091$423$249
J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College
Huntsville, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,700
($4,770)
--8,700$262-
J F Ingram State Technical College
Deatsville, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$5,400---$131-
Jacksonville State University
Jacksonville, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$20,840
($11,120)
$20,200
($10,600)
9,50714,120$648$800
Jefferson State Community College
Birmingham, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,790
($4,860)
--19,034$262-
John C Calhoun State Community College
Tanner, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,810
($4,880)
--7,700$262-
Judson College
Marion, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$18,540-13,89011,348$585-
Lawson State Community College
Birmingham, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,730
($4,800)
-7,76013,367$262-
University of West Alabama
Livingston, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$20,090
($10,990)
$13,546
($6,868)
11,01510,705$650$742
Lurleen B Wallace Community College
Andalusia, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,730
($4,800)
-9,17513,075$262-
Marion Military Institute
Marion, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$15,418
($9,418)
-7,350-$400-
Miles College
Fairfield, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$12,464-10,18013,837$470-
University of Mobile
Mobile, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$23,860$9,20014,45013,800$795$481
University of Montevallo
Montevallo, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$26,728
($13,708)
$23,868
($11,916)
12,99012,990$837$936
Northwest-Shoals Community College
Muscle Shoals, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,701
($4,771)
--9,870$262-
University of North Alabama
Florence, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$20,220
($10,620)
$13,860
($7,200)
10,63010,630$640$740
Northeast Alabama Community College
Rainsville, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,730
($4,800)
--4,500$262-
Oakwood University
Huntsville, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$19,990$14,51616,27416,274$767$570
Reid State Technical College
Evergreen, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,790
($4,860)
--6,500$262-
Bishop State Community College
Mobile, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,610
($4,740)
--6,500$258-
Samford University
Birmingham, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,850$18,36415,78416,150$1,070$862
Selma University
Selma, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$7,280$1,880-2,600$300$300
Shelton State Community College
Tuscaloosa, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,471
($4,541)
--13,050$262-
Snead State Community College
Boaz, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,880
($4,950)
-6,6538,892$262-
University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$16,292
($8,396)
$16,112
($8,156)
12,71614,094$658$884
Spring Hill College
Mobile, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$40,648$9,27016,91420,466$1,126$515
Stillman College
Tuscaloosa, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,292-14,76614,766$398-
Talladega College
Talladega, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,846$16,65012,9727,300$650$650
H Councill Trenholm State Community College
Montgomery, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,640
($4,710)
--8,950$262-
Troy University
Troy, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$16,708
($8,908)
$16,156
($8,506)
11,57014,352$650$850
Tuskegee University
Tuskegee, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$22,614$22,61416,32416,535$796$1,188
United States Sports Academy
Daphne, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,424$19,440--$484$720
Bevill State Community College
Jasper, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$9,342
($5,150)
-10,19213,438$262-
Southern Union State Community College
Wadley, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,730
($4,800)
-7,25010,600$262-
Remington College-Mobile Campus
Mobile, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$15,373--13,005--
Huntsville Bible College
Huntsville, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$4,490$4,580-12,315$185$248
Strayer University-Alabama
Birmingham, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,515$15,135-13,419$329$553
Columbia Southern University
Orange Beach, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$5,655$3,915-10,924$230-
Fortis Institute-Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Private, 2-4 years
$13,326--13,950--
Cardiac and Vascular Institute of Ultrasound
Mobile, AL
Private, 2-4 years
$17,700-----
Fortis College-Montgomery
Montgomery, AL
Private, 2-4 years
$14,147--17,553--
Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
Dothan, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
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New Beginning College of Cosmetology
Albertville, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$11,040--19,246--
Alabama State College of Barber Styling
Gardendale, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$9,850--27,388--
Fortis College
Mobile, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$14,811--11,565--
Paul Mitchell the School-Huntsville
Madison, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,000--18,791--
Fortis College-Foley
Foley, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$14,958--19,440--
Blue Cliff Career College
Mobile, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,025--23,163--
Paul Mitchell the School-Birmingham
Hoover, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,000--18,816--
Fortis College-Dothan
Dothan, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,192--6,300--
Fortis College-Montgomery
Montgomery, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$13,952--17,253--
University Academy of Hair Design
Tuscaloosa, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$9,970--15,068--
The Salon Professional Academy-Huntsville
Huntsville, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,630--21,890--
Ross Medical Education Center-Huntsville
Huntsville, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,990--13,141--
Midfield Institute of Cosmetology
Midfield, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$14,000--17,750--
Alabama School of Nail Technology & Cosmetology
Jackson, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,417--14,895--
Brown Beauty Barber School
Bessemer, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$11,100--37,792--
Winonah's International School of Cosmetology
Hoover, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$11,500--17,946--
Average$14,830$15,73312,11512,092$501$785