Find a Cheap Online College
A per annum average tuition of $10,706 is charged by colleges and universities that offer online technology programs across the nation. The average tuition has increased over the past few years. This change in tuition was about 17.9%. In 2007, the average tuition at these online colleges and universities was $9,077 each year.
The following graph shows the range of tuition at online technology colleges from most to least expensive:
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Tuition of more than $13,680 each year is charged by the most expensive colleges and universities offering online technology programs. On the other end of the spectrum, per annum tuition at the cheapest colleges and universities is in the range of $576 to $3,696. The least expensive accredited online technology schools are located in California, Kansas, Massachusetts, New Mexico, and Texas.
- Associate of Arts and Science in Telecommunications and Networking Engineering Technology
- Associate of Arts and Science in RODP: Professional Studies Information Technology
- Bachelor of Science in Information Technology – Web Application Development
- Associate of Arts and Science in Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology
- Associate of Applied Science in Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology
- Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications Engineering Technology
- Master of Science in Telecommunications Engineering Technology
- Associate of Science in Information Technology – Web Development
- Associate of Science in Computer and Electronics Engineering Technology
- Associate of Arts and Science in Software Development Technology
In 2011, these affordable programs graduated a reported 21% of technology graduates from online colleges and universities in the nation. Therefore, of the 2,308,004 graduates in the nation, 477,364 are from the most inexpensive colleges and universities. Between 2006 and 2011, the number of technology graduates from the least expensive online colleges and universities has increased by 62,712 graduates annually, while the percentage of graduates from these colleges and universities has decreased.
Tuition ranging from $3,714 to $7,011 per annum is charged by other somewhat more expensive online technology colleges. Tuition in this range is charged by 63 of the 423 online colleges that have technology programs in the country.
In 2011, 23.3%, or 536,856 of the country’s technology graduates received their certificates from these cheap online programs. The number of students graduating from these colleges and universities was as much as 544,152 students in 2006, which was a short 5 years prior. This represents a 1% decrease in the number of graduates from these low tuition online schools.
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|1. Middlesex Community College||Bedford, Massachusetts||$576||$5,520|
|2. North Shore Community College||Danvers, Massachusetts||$600||$6,168|
|3. Santa Rosa Junior College||Santa Rosa, California||$708||$6,474|
|4. Trinity Valley Community College||Athens, Texas||$800||$2,400|
|5. Clovis Community College||Clovis, New Mexico||$880||$1,768|
|6. Labette Community College||Parsons, Kansas||$1,320||$1,320|
|7. Davidson County Community College||Thomasville, North Carolina||$1,356||$5,964|
|8. Randolph Community College||Asheboro, North Carolina||$1,356||$5,964|
|9. Forsyth Technical Community College||Winston Salem, North Carolina||$1,462||$7,798|
|10. Western Texas College||Snyder, Texas||$1,584||$2,184|
|11. Sandhills Community College||Pinehurst, North Carolina||$1,600||$7,722|
|12. Laramie County Community College||Cheyenne, Wyoming||$1,632||$4,986|
|13. Barton County Community College||Great Bend, Kansas||$1,636||$2,408|
|14. Broward College||Fort Lauderdale, Florida||$1,676||$1,676|
|15. Western Nebraska Community College||Scottsbluff, Nebraska||$1,680||$2,016|
|16. Southwestern Community College||Sylva, North Carolina||$1,808||$7,952|
|17. Catawba Valley Community College||Hickory, North Carolina||$1,808||$7,808|
|18. Wayne Community College||Goldsboro, North Carolina||$1,808||$8,024|
|19. Surry Community College||Dobson, North Carolina||$1,808||$7,952|
|20. Piedmont Community College||Roxboro, North Carolina||$1,808||$7,952|