Alaska College Overview

For the academic year 2019-2020, ten colleges are active for serving college programs in Alaska. By school types, there are six public schools and four private schools. By school levels, seven 4-years (or high) schools, two 2-4 years schools (community colleges), and one less than 2 years schools (career, technical or vocational schools) are active based on the IPEDS data.
Of the ten Alaska schools, University of Alaska Fairbanks ranked first and University of Alaska Southeast ranked second (view more at Alaska college rankings). The 2020 average tuition & fees of all Alaska colleges is $9,131 for Alaska residents and $15,612 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 74.75% and the average SAT score is 1,160. The average number of students is 2,477 and the average student to faculty ratio is 10 to 1.
The below statements summarize the average statistics of tuition, admission, and more academic factors for Alaska colleges. For the statistics, we include only 4-years colleges such as national universities and liberal arts colleges. In addition, for some statistics, we include only eligible colleges, for example, for the graduate tuition & fees over colleges that offer the graduate programs.

2020 Alaska Colleges Comparison Table

The following table lists colleges located in Alaska ordered by college ranking. The ranking is targeting only 4-years universities and colleges. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Fairbanks, AK
Public, 4 years
four-years
$25,838$24,2871,16067.00%6,81339%11 to 1
University of Alaska Southeast
Juneau, AK
Public, 4 years
four-years
$25,402$25,017-64.00%2,07018%10 to 1
University of Alaska Anchorage
Anchorage, AK
Public, 4 years
four-years
$25,228$24,496-77.00%11,95330%13 to 1
Alaska Pacific University
Anchorage, AK
Private, 4 years
four-years
$20,760$12,110-91.00%49356%8 to 1
Alaska Bible College
Palmer, AK
Private, 4 years
four-years
$9,700---4063%6 to 1
University of Alaska System of Higher Education
Fairbanks, AK
Public, 4 years
four-years
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Alaska Vocational Technical Center
Seward, AK
Public, Less than 2 years
$4,413---18592%12 to 1
Ilisagvik College
Barrow, AK
Public, 4 years
four-years
$4,780---23235%6 to 1
Alaska Career College
Anchorage, AK
Private, 2-4 years
$15,895---41279%16 to 1
Alaska Christian College
Soldotna, AK
Private, 2-4 years
$8,494---9319%5 to 1
Average$15,612$21,4781,16074.75%2,47748%10 to 1