Average Tuition & Fees $14,038
Average Acceptance Rates 76.00 %
Total Student Population 27,872
Average Graduation Rates 46.13 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 11.00 to 1

Alaska Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, there are 10 colleges and universities in Alaska State - 6 public and 4 private schools. By school level, there are 7 4 Year or high, 2 2-4 years, and 1 less than 2 years schools in Alaska. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Alaska Colleges Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)3
Private (for-profit)1
4 Year or High7
2-4 Year2
Less than 2 year1

Average Academic Statistics for Alaska Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Alaska colleges is 76.00% and the average graduation rate is 46.13% in academic year 2018-2019. Total 27,872 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Alaska colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 11.00:1. Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in Alaska.

[Chart] Alaska Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for Alaska colleges is 19 %
Average Retention Rate for Alaska colleges is 72.555555555556 %

2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees For Alaska Colleges

For academic year 2018-2019, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Alaska colleges are $9,165 for Alaska residents and $14,038 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $11,435 for in-state students and $19,412 for out-of-state students.

Alaska 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Alaska State 2018-2019 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Alaska Colleges

Alaska colleges and universities are offering 606 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 certificate8518
One but less than two years certificate9421
Associate's Degree11522
Bachelor's Degree14718
Post Bachelor's Degree428
Master's Degree9719
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship243
Doctor's degree - professional practice10
Doctor's degree - other10

Special Learning Opportunities at Alaska State

In Alaska, 6 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 4 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 3 colleges have the ROTC programs and 3 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of Alaska schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Alaska State
Online Completely0 out of 10 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes6 out of 10 Schools
Graduate Online Classes4 out of 10 Schools
ROTC3 out of 10 Schools
Weekend/Evening College6 out of 10 Schools
Teacher certificate4 out of 10 Schools
Study Abroad3 out of 10 Schools