Find a Cheap Online College
Schools around the country that offer online bachelors degree in financial planning programs charge an average tuition of $15,427 per year. There has been a 15.5% increase in the average tuition over the past few years. In 2007, the average tuition at these online schools was $13,352 per year.
The following graph shows the range of tuition at colleges offering online financial planning programs at the bachelors level from least to most affordable:
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At the high end, schools with online bachelors degree in financial planning programs charge students more than $25,000 in tuition each year. But, the cheapest colleges charge yearly tuition costs in the range of $2,621 to $4,490. The most inexpensive accredited online financial planning bachelors degree schools are located in North Carolina, Oklahoma, Texas, and Utah.
- Bachelor of Science in Consumer Sciences – Family Financial Planning
- Bachelor of Business in Finance – Financial Planning Specialty
- Bachelor of Science in Business Administration – Finance
- B.S. in Accounting
- BA/Business Administration – Finance
- B.S. in Finance
- Bachelor of Business Administration – Accounting
- Private Sector Accounting
- Public Accounting Bachelors
- BA/Business Administration – Accounting
A reported 22% of financial planning graduates with bachelors degrees from online schools around the US graduated from these affordable programs in 2011. This represents 53,089 of the 244,759 graduates in the nation. From 2006 to 2011, the percentage of financial planning graduates with bachelors degrees from the most inexpensive online colleges has decreased. However, the number of graduates has increased by 2,158 graduates per annum.
Other somewhat more expensive cost online financial planning bachelors degree colleges charge students tuition ranging from $5,461 to $7,900 annually. Of the 18 online colleges and universities that have bachelors degrees in financial planning programs in the nation, 4 have tuition in this range.
A reported 33.5% of the nation’s financial planning bachelors level graduates earned their degrees and certificates from these affordable online programs in 2011. This represents 81,908 students. In 2006, which was just 5 years earlier, the number of graduates from these schools was only 75,648 students. Thus, from these low tuition online colleges and universities, the number of graduates has increased by 8%.
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|1. North Carolina A & T State University||Greensboro, North Carolina||$2,621||$12,063|
|2. Utah State University||Logan, Utah||$4,047||$13,031|
|3. Oklahoma State University||Stillwater, Oklahoma||$4,103||$14,925|
|4. Texas A & M University||Commerce, Texas||$4,490||$13,790|
|5. Mississippi State University||Mississippi State, Mississippi||$5,461||$13,801|
|6. Iowa State University||Ames, Iowa||$6,102||$17,668|
|7. Kansas State University||Manhattan, Kansas||$6,672||$17,700|
|8. University of Alabama||Tuscaloosa, Alabama||$7,900||$20,500|
|9. Davenport University||Grand Rapids, Michigan||$11,544||$11,544|
|10. National American University||Rapid City, South Dakota||$11,583||$11,583|
|11. Grand Canyon University||Phoenix, Arizona||$16,500||$16,500|
|12. Cleary University||Ann Arbor, Michigan||$16,560||$16,560|
|13. Post University||Waterbury, Connecticut||$24,000||$24,000|
|14. Lasell College||Newton, Massachusetts||$25,000||$25,000|
|15. Southern New Hampshire University||Manchester, New Hampshire||$26,112||$26,112|
|16. Bryant University||Smithfield, Rhode Island||$33,033||$33,033|
|17. Bentley University||Waltham, Massachusetts||$35,580||$35,580|
|18. Northeastern University||Boston, Massachusetts||$36,380||$36,380|