Alaska Colleges Key Statiistics

Average Tuition & Fees $15,207 ($6,725)
Average Acceptance Rates 58.00 %
Total Student Population 32,301
Average Graduation Rates 43.67 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 11.90 to 1

Alaska Colleges Overview

In academic year 2016-2017, there are 11 colleges universities in Alaska State - 6 public and 5 private schools. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Alaska Colleges Distribution
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)3
Private (for-profit)2
4 Year or High7
2-4 Year3
Less than 2 year1

Average Academic Statistics for Alaska State Colleges

[chart] Alaska Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Acceptance Rate for Alaska colleges is 58 %.
Average Graduation Rate for Alaska colleges is 43.666666666667 %
Average Transfer-out Rate for Alaska colleges is 24.5 %
Average Retention Rate for Alaska colleges is 66.6 %
Total Student Population for Alaska colleges is 32,301
Average Student to Faculty Ratio for Alaska colleges is 11.9 %

Alaska Colleges Student Services

Next table summarizes the number of schools that provide student services by type.

Student Services at Alaska
Remedial services7 out of 11 Schools
Academic/career counseling service9 out of 11 Schools
Employment services for students10 out of 11 Schools
Placement services for completers6 out of 11 Schools
On-campus day care for students' children1 out of 11 Schools
Library facilities at institution10 out of 11 Schools

Offered Degrees At Alaska Colleges

Alaska colleges and universities are offering 573 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Alaska State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate8116
One but less than two years certificate9619
Associate's Degree11030
Bachelor's Degree13922
Post Bachelor's Degree3810
Master's Degree8719
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship202
Doctor's degree - professional practice10
Doctor's degree - other10

2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees For Alaska Colleges

For undergraduate schools, in academic year 2016-2017, the average tuition & fess for Alaska colleges is $6,725 for Alaska residents and $15,207 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $10,567 for in-state students and $21,176 for out-of-state students.

Alaska 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees
[chart] Alaska State 2016-2017 Average Tuition & Fees

Special Learning Opportunities at Alaska State

Next table shows the number of Alaska schools which are offering special learning by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Alaska State
Online Completely0 out of 11 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes6 out of 11 Schools
Graduate Online Classes4 out of 11 Schools
ROTC3 out of 11 Schools
ROTC Army2 out of 11 Schools
ROTC Navy0 out of 11 Schools
ROTC Air Force2 out of 11 Schools
Weekend/Evening College4 out of 11 Schools
Teacher certificate4 out of 11 Schools
Study Abroad4 out of 11 Schools
Campus Housing8 out of 11 Schools
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.