2017’s Most Affordable Online Colleges Ranked by LearnHowtoBecome.org

Share Article

Top 100 Schools in the Nation Chosen After Evaluation of Overall Value, Program Quality

LearnHowToBecome.org, a leading resource provider for higher education and career information, has announced its list of the most affordable colleges and universities in the U.S. for 2017. 50 four-year schools were recognized, with Buena Vista University, Judson College, Florida Institute of Technology, Concordia University—Wisconsin and Southwestern College taking the top five spots. Of the 50 two-year schools that were also honored, East Mississippi Community College, Frank Philips College, Western Wyoming Community College, Laramie County Community College and Western Oklahoma State College were the top five. A list of all 100 schools is included below.

“For students who want the flexibility of an online education at an affordable price point, the colleges and universities on our list are the best in the U.S,” said Wes Ricketts, senior vice president of LearnHowToBecome.org. “These schools provide the maximum value when it comes to cost, quality and career resources for students.”

To be included on the LearnHowToBecome.org “Most Affordable” list, schools must be regionally accredited, not-for-profit institutions. Each college is also evaluated on additional data points such as the number and variety of degree programs offered, employment services, post-college earnings of alumni, academic resources, financial aid availability and more.

Complete details on each college, their individual scores and the data and methodology used to determine the LearnHowToBecome.org “Most Affordable Online Colleges” list, visit:


The Most Affordable Online Four-Year Colleges in the U.S. for 2017 include:
Amridge University
Baker University
Bay Path University
Belhaven University
Brenau University
Briar Cliff University
Buena Vista University
Canisius College
Chaminade University of Honolulu
Colorado Christian University
Concordia University-Nebraska
Concordia University-Wisconsin
Davenport University
DeSales University
Dickinson State University
Drexel University
Duquesne University
Florida Institute of Technology
Franklin Pierce University
Gardner-Webb University
Graceland University-Lamoni
Gwynedd Mercy University
Hampton University
Harvard University
Illinois Institute of Technology
Judson College
LeTourneau University
Malone University
McKendree University
Murray State University
Newman University
North Carolina Central University
Norwich University
Oklahoma State University-Main Campus
Prescott College
Quincy University
Saint Joseph's College of Maine
Saint Joseph's University
Saint Leo University
Siena Heights University
Southwestern College
Spring Arbor University
University of Idaho
University of Southern Mississippi
University of St Francis
University of the Cumberlands
University of the Incarnate Word
Valley City State University
Viterbo University
Webster University

The Most Affordable Online Two-Year Colleges in the U.S. for 2017 include:
Allen County Community College
Arizona Western College
Barton County Community College
Casper College
Central Wyoming College
Cochise College
Colorado Northwestern Community College
Cowley County Community College
Crowder College
Dakota College at Bottineau
East Mississippi Community College
Eastern New Mexico University - Roswell Campus
Eastern Wyoming College
Frank Phillips College
GateWay Community College
Grayson College
Holmes Community College
Hutchinson Community College
Kansas City Kansas Community College
Laramie County Community College
Madisonville Community College
Maysville Community and Technical College
Mesa Community College
Metropolitan Community College
Mount Wachusett Community College
Navarro College
New Mexico Junior College
North Arkansas College
Northeast Community College
Northwest Mississippi Community College
Odessa College
Ozarka College
Panola College
Pitt Community College
Seward County Community College and Area Technical School
Sheridan College
Sinclair College
Southwestern Community College
Southwestern Oregon Community College
State Fair Community College
Trinity Valley Community College
Truckee Meadows Community College
Tulsa Community College
Tyler Junior College
Western Nebraska Community College
Western Oklahoma State College
Western Texas College
Western Wyoming Community College
Williston State College
Yavapai College

About Us: LearnHowtoBecome.org was founded in 2013 to provide data and expert driven information about employment opportunities and the education needed to land the perfect career. Our materials cover a wide range of professions, industries and degree programs, and are designed for people who want to choose, change or advance their careers. We also provide helpful resources and guides that address social issues, financial aid and other special interest in higher education. Information from LearnHowtoBecome.org has proudly been featured by more than 700 educational institutions.

Share article on social media or email:

View article via:

Pdf Print

Contact Author

Kim Williams
Follow >
Learn How To Become
Like >
Visit website