Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association

Private Colleges Serving Tennessee


2011-12 Average Tuition and Fee Charges, 4-Year Non-Profit Colleges

The 4-year non-profit college members of TICUA have an average 2011-12 tuition that is lower than both the National average and the Southern States averages for non-profit schools.

TICUA member schools, on average, increased tuition 3.8% over last year, while the national average one-year increase in tuition was 4.5%.

By keeping tuition levels reasonable and offering generous financial aid, Tennessee's non-profit private colleges are committed to providing  affordable opportunities for Tennessee citizens to attend the institution that best meets their educational, financial, and career goals.
Source: College Board, Trends in College Pricing 2011

Message from TICUA President Claude Pressnell: This message is part of an ongoing series of charts that the Tennessee Independent Colleges and Universities Association will share in the coming months, highlighting the impact of our 35 member campuses. We hope that you will find this information helpful. Please contact us for additional information either by phone at 615-242-6400 or email at research@ticua.org.