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The average tuition charged by colleges in the US that offer online bachelors degree in liberal arts programs is $16,584 yearly. The average tuition has increased, in recent years, by 12.4%. In 2007, the annual average tuition was $14,761 at these online schools.
Online bachelors degree in liberal arts colleges can also be referred to as liberal studies colleges. The tuition range for colleges offering online liberal arts programs at the bachelors level is displayed in the following graph. Tuition is shown from the highest to lowest cost colleges and universities.
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A yearly tuition of over $23,950 is charged by the costliest online bachelors degree in liberal arts colleges and universities. The cheapest colleges, however, charge students yearly tuition costs ranging from $2,879 to $7,368. The accredited online liberal arts bachelors degree schools that are the least expensive are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Louisiana, Missouri, and Oklahoma.
- Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts – Economics
- Bachelor of Liberal Arts
- BA/Liberal Arts
- Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts
- Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts
- Bachelor of Science in General Studies – Liberal Arts
- Bachelor of General Studies in Liberal Arts and Sciences
- Bachelor of Science in Liberal Arts Studies
- Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts Studies
- Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts – English
These cheap programs graduated an estimated 16% of liberal arts graduates with bachelors degrees from online schools around the US in 2011. This represents 54,533 of the 347,668 graduates from around the US. Between 2006 and 2011, the percentage of liberal arts graduates with bachelors degrees from the lowest cost online colleges and universities has decreased, while the number of graduates has increased by 23,252 graduates annually.
Other somewhat more expensive cost online liberal arts bachelors degree colleges and universities charge students tuition ranging from $7,793 to $14,574 annually. Tuition in this range is charged by 5 of the 22 online colleges with bachelors degrees in liberal arts programs in the country.
In 2011, 32.6%, or 113,501 of the country’s liberal arts bachelors level graduates received their certificates from these cheap online programs. Only 51,139 students graduated from these schools, just 5 years earlier, in 2006.
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|1. Rogers State University||Claremore, Oklahoma||$2,879||$8,636|
|2. Northwestern State University of Louisiana||Natchitoches, Louisiana||$3,002||$10,744|
|3. University of Arkansas||Little Rock, Arkansas||$5,228||$14,175|
|4. Colorado State University||Fort Collins, Colorado||$5,256||$21,366|
|5. University of Missouri||Kansas City, Missouri||$7,368||$18,957|
|6. Arizona State University||Tempe, Arizona||$7,793||$20,257|
|7. Victory University||Memphis, Tennessee||$8,040||$8,040|
|8. Northern Illinois University||Dekalb, Illinois||$8,480||$16,960|
|9. Brandman University||Irvine, California||$9,611||$9,611|
|10. City University of Seattle||Bellevue, Washington||$14,574||$14,574|
|11. Ashford University||Clinton, Iowa||$15,720||$15,720|
|12. Liberty University||Lynchburg, Virginia||$16,792||$16,792|
|13. Dallas Baptist University||Dallas, Texas||$18,690||$18,690|
|14. Argosy University||Seattle, Washington||$19,440||$19,440|
|15. Indiana Wesleyan University||Marion, Indiana||$21,214||$21,214|
|16. Belmont University||Nashville, Tennessee||$22,530||$22,530|
|17. Wheeling Jesuit University||Wheeling, West Virginia||$23,950||$23,950|
|18. Centenary College||Hackettstown, New Jersey||$26,854||$26,854|
|19. Azusa Pacific University||Azusa, California||$28,000||$28,000|
|20. Drexel University||Philadelphia, Pennsylvania||$30,900||$30,900|