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Expensive Colleges to Attend

We select the most expensive colleges/universities in United States. Those schools have the most highest tuition & fees besides room, board, and other living expenses. Columbia University in the City of New York requires the most expensive tuition & fees as of $61,671. Franklin and Marshall College ($61,062) and Vassar College ($60,930) have the expensive tuition & fees followed by Columbia University in the City of New York. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the lowest tuition & fees.
Expensive Colleges to Attend (2019-2020)
NameTuition & FeesAcceptance RateEnrollment
1Columbia University in the City of New York
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsNew York, NY
$61,6715%31,077
2Franklin and Marshall College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLancaster, PA
$61,06230%2,309
3Vassar College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPoughkeepsie, NY
$60,93024%2,456
4Amherst College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAmherst, MA
$60,89011%1,855
5Colorado College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsColorado Springs, CO
$60,86414%2,144
6Tufts University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsMedford, MA
$60,86215%11,586
7Brown University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsProvidence, RI
$60,6967%10,257
8Reed College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsPortland, OR
$60,62039%1,503
9University of Chicago
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsChicago, IL
$60,5526%17,002
10University of Southern California
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLos Angeles, CA
$60,27511%47,310