Find a Cheap Online College
Colleges and universities across the nation offering online engineering programs charge students an average tuition of $12,723 per year. There has been a 15.1% increase in the average tuition over the past few years. In 2007, the per annum average tuition was $11,057 at these online colleges and universities.
Below, the chart displays the tuition range for online engineering colleges from most to least costly:
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A yearly tuition of over $15,720 is charged by the costliest online engineering colleges and universities. However, tuition charged by the cheapest colleges ranges from $2,610 to $5,256 per annum. Florida, Michigan, North Carolina, Ohio, and Virginia are home to the least costly accredited online engineering schools.
- Associate of Arts and Science in Telecommunications and Networking Engineering Technology
- Master of Science in Sustainable Engineering
- Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications Engineering Technology
- Master of Science in Telecommunications Engineering Technology
- Master of Engineering in Systems Engineering
- Master of Science in Engineering in Computer Engineering – Intelligent Systems
- Master of Science in Systems Engineering
- Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering Technology
- Master of Software Engineering
- Master of Science in Software Engineering
These reasonably priced programs graduated roughly 23% of engineering graduates from online schools around the US in 2011. This represents 382,251 of the 1,657,052 graduates from across the country. From 2006 to 2011, the number of engineering graduates from the least costly online colleges has increased by 9,331 graduates per annum. However, the percentage of graduates from these colleges has decreased.
Tuition ranging from $5,297 to $7,793 per year is charged by other somewhat more expensive online engineering colleges and universities. Roughly 21 of the 91 online schools that have engineering programs in the US charge tuition in this range.
In 2011, 428,497 students received their credentials from these reasonably priced online programs. This represents 26% of the country’s engineering graduates. Just 5 years prior, in 2006, only 418,065 students earned credentials from these schools. This is a 3% increase in the number of students graduating from these cheap online schools.
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|1. North Central State College||Mansfield, Ohio||$2,610||$5,220|
|2. Western Carolina University||Cullowhee, North Carolina||$2,816||$12,413|
|3. University of West Florida||Pensacola, Florida||$2,820||$13,453|
|4. East Carolina University||Greenville, North Carolina||$2,881||$14,955|
|5. University of North Carolina||Charlotte, North Carolina||$3,044||$14,091|
|6. Henry Ford Community College||Dearborn, Michigan||$3,120||$3,240|
|7. University of Central Florida||Orlando, Florida||$3,347||$18,089|
|8. Cuyahoga Community College District||Cleveland, Ohio||$3,354||$6,868|
|9. University of Florida||Gainesville, Florida||$3,530||$24,746|
|10. Old Dominion University||Norfolk, Virginia||$3,763||$14,155|
|11. University of Houston||Houston, Texas||$3,816||$12,072|
|12. University of Idaho||Moscow, Idaho||$3,874||$11,592|
|13. Southern Polytechnic State University||Marietta, Georgia||$3,984||$14,496|
|14. Utah State University||Logan, Utah||$4,047||$13,031|
|15. Texas A & M University||Kingsville, Texas||$4,066||$12,221|
|16. New Mexico State University||Las Cruces, New Mexico||$4,128||$15,408|
|17. Century Community and Technical College||White Bear Lake, Minnesota||$4,377||$4,377|
|18. Texas A & M University||Corpus Christi, Texas||$4,494||$11,632|
|19. North Carolina State University at Raleigh||Raleigh, North Carolina||$4,853||$17,388|
|20. University of South Florida||Tampa, Florida||$5,124||$15,933|