Find a Cheap Online College
The average tuition charged by colleges and universities across the nation with online reading and literacy programs is $12,607 yearly. Over the past few years, there has been a 20.2% increase in the average tuition. In 2007, the average tuition was $10,491 each year at these online colleges.
Below, the chart displays the tuition range for online reading and literacy colleges from highest to lowest cost:
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The most expensive colleges that offer online reading and literacy programs require students to pay a yearly tuition of over $21,940. However, tuition ranging from $2,994 to $5,804 yearly is charged by the cheapest colleges. The accredited online reading and literacy schools that are the least costly are located in Mississippi, Nevada, New York, Pennsylvania, and South Dakota.
- Master of Science in Early Childhood Literacy
- Master of Arts in Education in Literacy Education
- Master of Science in Childhood Education-Literacy
- Master of Education in Literacy Education
- Curriculum & Instruction: Adolescent Literacy
- Master of Arts in Education – Reading Literacy
- Master of Science in Education in Literacy
- MA/Education – Reading Literacy
- Master of Education – Reading/Literacy
- Master of Education in Literacy
A reported 20% of literacy graduates from online schools around the US graduated from these affordable programs in 2011. This represents 68,982 of the 343,271 graduates in the nation. From 2006 to 2011, the percentage of literacy graduates from the most inexpensive online colleges has decreased. However, the number of graduates has increased by 3,367 graduates per annum.
Other somewhat more costly online reading and literacy schools charge a yearly tuition in the range of $6,885 to $8,124. Tuition in this range is charged by 5 of the 21 online colleges with reading and literacy programs in the country.
In 2011, 33.7% of the country’s literacy graduates received their credentials from these reasonably priced online programs. This represents 115,838 students. The number of students graduating from these colleges and universities was only 81,397 students in 2006, which was a short 5 years prior. This is a 42% increase in the number of students graduating from these reasonably priced online schools.
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|1. University of South Dakota||Vermillion, South Dakota||$2,994||$4,491|
|2. SUNY at Albany||Albany, New York||$4,970||$13,380|
|3. University of Nevada||Reno, Nevada||$5,063||$18,353|
|4. University of Mississippi||University, Mississippi||$5,436||$13,890|
|5. West Chester University of Pennsylvania||West Chester, Pennsylvania||$5,804||$14,510|
|6. Virginia Commonwealth University||Richmond, Virginia||$6,885||$19,604|
|7. Ball State University||Muncie, Indiana||$7,508||$20,960|
|8. Western Kentucky University||Bowling Green, Kentucky||$7,560||$18,840|
|9. University of Maine||Orono, Maine||$8,010||$23,040|
|10. Indiana University||Bloomington, Indiana||$8,124||$26,785|
|11. University of Cincinnati||Cincinnati, Ohio||$8,493||$23,016|
|12. University of Texas||Arlington, Texas||$8,500||$15,940|
|13. Wilmington University||New Castle, Delaware||$9,240||$9,240|
|14. University of Illinois||Champaign, Illinois||$10,386||$24,528|
|15. National-Louis University||Chicago, Illinois||$18,315||$18,315|
|16. Concordia University||Seward, Nebraska||$21,940||$21,940|
|17. Benedictine University||Lisle, Illinois||$22,500||$22,500|
|18. Concordia University||Portland, Oregon||$23,900||$23,900|
|19. University of St Francis||Joliet, Illinois||$24,292||$24,292|
|20. Wilkes University||Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania||$25,802||$25,802|