Alabama College Tuition Statistics

The 2022 average tuition & fees of Alabama colleges is $7,064 for Alabama residents and $14,838 for out-of-state students. For graduate programs, the average graduate tuition & fees is $9,734 for Alabama residents and $16,997 out-of-state students.
The average living costs at Alabama colleges is $12,418 when a student lives in on-campus facilities such as dormitory and school owned apartments. The off-campus living cost is $13,075 for academic year 2020-2021.
Below list shows colleges with highest and/or lowest college cost. We include only 4 years colleges for the statistics.

2022 Alabama Colleges Tuition

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)
12,61012,610$621$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
University of Alabama in Huntsville
Huntsville, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$23,884
($11,488)
$25,484
($11,686)
14,92014,920$1,056$1,509
Alabama State University
Montgomery, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$19,396
($11,068)
$17,572
($10,156)
9,44212,450$808$824
The University of Alabama
Tuscaloosa, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$31,090
($11,620)
$30,940
($11,470)
18,60418,604$1,367$1,550
Central Alabama Community College
Alexander City, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,620
($4,930)
--14,598$287-
Athens State University
Athens, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,810
($9,060)
$13,848
($9,648)
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Auburn University at Montgomery
Montgomery, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$18,820
($8,860)
$17,812
($8,344)
11,19814,126$784$947
Auburn University
Auburn, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$31,986
($11,826)
$31,986
($11,826)
20,62420,624$1,333$1,680
Birmingham-Southern College
Birmingham, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$20,100-16,37012,690$837-
Chattahoochee Valley Community College
Phenix City, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$7,128
($3,936)
--7,500$238-
South University-Montgomery
Montgomery, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,014$16,320-14,574$473$650
Enterprise State Community College
Enterprise, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,550
($4,860)
--8,096$285-
Coastal Alabama Community College
Bay Minette, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,850
($4,860)
-10,30710,722$295-
Faulkner University
Montgomery, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$23,490$11,81412,30012,300$805$576
Gadsden State Community College
Gadsden, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$6,888
($3,936)
-7,1247,416$215-
George C Wallace Community College-Dothan
Dothan, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,790
($4,800)
--10,450$293-
George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville
Hanceville, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,550
($4,860)
-11,06018,240$285-
George C Wallace State Community College-Selma
Selma, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,250
($4,560)
--8,400$275-
Herzing University-Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$14,200$11,680-14,445$624$675
Huntingdon College
Montgomery, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$27,900$22,80012,52811,528$949-
Heritage Christian University
Florence, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,632$5,1128,35118,495$485$249
J. F. Drake State Community and Technical College
Huntsville, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,520
($4,830)
--9,100$284-
J F Ingram State Technical College
Deatsville, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$5,472---$152-
Jacksonville State University
Jacksonville, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$20,840
($11,120)
$20,200
($10,600)
10,31712,607$695$800
Jefferson State Community College
Birmingham, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,610
($4,920)
--19,825$287-
John C Calhoun State Community College
Tanner, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,630
($4,940)
--7,700$288-
Lawson State Community College
Birmingham, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,550
($4,860)
-7,76013,367$285-
University of West Alabama
Livingston, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$20,090
($10,990)
$13,546
($6,868)
11,09910,705$717$742
Lurleen B Wallace Community College
Andalusia, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,310
($4,620)
-9,17513,075$277-
Marion Military Institute
Marion, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$15,218
($9,218)
-7,350-$507-
Miles College
Fairfield, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$12,714-10,18013,837$535-
University of Mobile
Mobile, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$24,855$11,64014,83813,800$887$512
University of Montevallo
Montevallo, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$26,730
($13,710)
$26,532
($11,916)
13,11612,990$891$1,047
Northwest-Shoals Community College
Muscle Shoals, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,521
($4,831)
--9,870$284-
University of North Alabama
Florence, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$20,220
($10,620)
$13,860
($7,140)
10,76610,766$674$740
Northeast Alabama Community College
Rainsville, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,850
($4,860)
--5,900$295-
Oakwood University
Huntsville, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$19,990$14,51617,37421,210$808$570
Reid State Technical College
Evergreen, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,580
($4,890)
--6,500$286-
Bishop State Community College
Mobile, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,550
($4,860)
--9,150$285-
Samford University
Birmingham, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$35,360$21,57516,15416,740$1,183$903
Shelton State Community College
Tuscaloosa, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,277
($4,587)
--13,050$276-
Snead State Community College
Boaz, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$9,280
($5,344)
-8,61411,514$290-
University of South Alabama
Mobile, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$17,012
($8,756)
$16,652
($8,426)
12,91213,782$709$914
Spring Hill College
Mobile, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$21,100$7,70414,15418,676$617$428
Stillman College
Tuscaloosa, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$11,392-14,62614,626$475-
Talladega College
Talladega, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,886$16,65012,6346,900$744$650
H Councill Trenholm State Community College
Montgomery, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,460
($4,770)
--8,950$282-
Troy University
Troy, AL
Public, 4 years
four-years
$18,624
($9,312)
$17,100
($8,550)
12,36515,108$776$950
Tuskegee University
Tuskegee, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$22,614$23,39817,49817,709$1,019$1,367
United States Sports Academy
Daphne, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$16,418$19,440-21,060$456$720
Bevill State Community College
Jasper, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$9,150
($5,214)
-10,19214,138$286-
Southern Union State Community College
Wadley, AL
Public, 2-4 years
$8,550
($4,860)
-7,80011,750$257-
Remington College-Mobile Campus
Mobile, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$17,773--13,423--
Huntsville Bible College
Huntsville, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$4,730$4,814-12,315$208$262
Strayer University-Alabama
Birmingham, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,515$15,135-9,120$334$553
Columbia Southern University
Orange Beach, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$5,775$4,035-12,786$241-
Fortis Institute-Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
Private, 2-4 years
$13,655--20,363--
Cardiac and Vascular Institute of Ultrasound
Mobile, AL
Private, 2-4 years
$17,980-----
Strayer University - Montgomery Campus
Montgomery, AL
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,515--9,120--
New Beginning College of Cosmetology
Albertville, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$12,150--19,246--
Fortis College
Mobile, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,258--17,910--
Paul Mitchell the School-Huntsville
Madison, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,000--26,488--
Fortis College-Foley
Foley, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,493--19,458--
Blue Cliff Career College
Mobile, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$16,400--24,301--
Paul Mitchell the School-Birmingham
Hoover, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,000--26,488--
Fortis College-Dothan
Dothan, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,493--7,380--
Fortis College-Montgomery
Montgomery, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,258--15,300--
University Academy of Hair Design
Tuscaloosa, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$10,695--17,063--
The Salon Professional Academy-Huntsville
Huntsville, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,730--23,452--
Ross Medical Education Center-Huntsville
Huntsville, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,990--13,635--
Midfield Institute of Cosmetology
Midfield, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$14,400--17,750--
Alabama School of Nail Technology & Cosmetology
Jackson, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$17,613--22,703--
Brown Beauty Barber School
Bessemer, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$13,310--36,256--
Winonah's International School of Cosmetology
Hoover, AL
Private, Less than 2 years
$12,000--17,150--
Average$14,838$16,99712,41813,075$541$836