Colleges and Universities

The Most Expensive Colleges in America
Most people know that college tuition isn't cheap. But many don't realize that some of the most expensive colleges in the country can run over 60,000 dollars a year! And while these numbers cover fees that you would pay directly to the college such as tuition and room and board, they don't factor in other costs such as books, travel, and healthcare. New York colleges hit the hardest in terms of price, with New York University, Sarah Lawrence, Bard College, and Rensselaer College all charging over 60,000 a year. If the adage "you get what you pay for" is true, then these expensive colleges might be worth the high price tag. Sarah Lawrence University for example, boasts low teacher to student ratios and a more customized education that could potentially lead to higher pay in the long-term. Whatever the case, as college tuition costs continue to soar, this list of the most expensive colleges in America will have you reaching deeper into your pocket than any other.

New York University
New York University70 Washington Sq South New York NY 10012

$61,977

  • (212) 998-1212
Harvey Mudd College
Harvey Mudd College301 Platt Blvd. Claremont CA 91711

$61,760

  • (909) 621-8000
Bard College
Bard CollegeAnnandale Road Annandale-On-Hudson NY 12504

$61,446

  • (845) 758-6822
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute110 8th St Troy NY 12180

$60,779

  • (518) 276-6000
Sarah Lawrence College
Sarah Lawrence CollegeOne Meadway Bronxville NY 10708

$60,656

  • (914) 337-0700
Wesleyan University
Wesleyan University237 High St Middletown CT 6459

$60,214

  • (860) 685-2000
Dartmouth College
Dartmouth College207 Parkhurst Hall Hanover NH 03755

$60,201

  • (603) 646-1110
University of Chicago
University of Chicago5801 S Ellis Ave Chicago IL 60637

$60,039

  • (773) 702-1234
Bard College at Simon's Rock
Bard College at Simon's Rock84 Alford Rd Great Barrington MA 01230

$60,003

  • (413) 644-4400
Trinity College
Trinity College300 Summit St Hartford CT 06106

$59,860

  • (860) 297-2000
   
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