Public vs. Private Schools

The average tuition & fees of public schools is $5,514 for state residents and $12,145 for out-of-state students while the average costs of private colleges is $24,107 for non-profit and $15,209 for profit schools.
Table. 2018 Average Tuition & Fees By School Type
School TypeNumber of SchoolsIn-StateOut-of-State
Public2,110$5,514$12,145
Private Not For Profit2,363$24,107
Private For Profit2,154$15,209

Costs Differences By School Levels

The average tuition & fees of 4 years of high schools, as known as national universities, is $7,947 for state residents and $21,230 for out-of-state students. The average costs of 2 but less than 4 years colleges such as community colleges is $3,801 for state residents and $10,265 for out-of-state students.
Table. 2018 Average Tuition & Fees By School Level
School LevelNumber of SchoolsIn-StateOut-of-State
4 Year Or High3,217$7,947$21,230
2 But Less Than 4 Years2,363$3,801$10,265
Less Than 2 years2,154$6,000$12,012

Tuition & Fees By Offered Degrees and Programs

The average tuition & fees differ from offered degree and programs. Typically, the costs for associate degree or equivalent programs are lower than BS degree and more costs are paid for post-graduate degrees and programs.
Table. 2018 Average Tuition & Fees By Offered Degrees/Programs
School LevelNumber of SchoolsIn-StateOut-of-State
1 Year Certificate3,470$4,485$12,728
2 Year Certificate4,541$4,381$12,330
Associate Degree3,319$4,661$14,046
2-4 Years Certificate Program1,009$4,113$14,077
Bachelor's Degree2,811$7,934$21,201
Post Bachelor's Certificate989$8,677$23,846
Master's Degree2,094$8,409$23,007
Post Master's Certificate736$8,700$25,016
Doctorate Degree Research755$9,091$25,083
Doctorate Degree Professional Practice698$9,212$26,475

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