Alaska Colleges and Universities

Detailed information about colleges and universities in Alaska
Alaska Colleges
AK Colleges
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Alaska, sometimes called "The Last Frontier", offers limited opportunities to get your postsecondary degree.

If you are searching one of the 9 Alaska schools, then American School Search will assist you with a thorough analysis of undergraduate and graduate degree programs, education cost, campus safety, financial aid options, and many other important aspects of getting education in Alaska schools.

Student/Faculty
Average Ratio
12 : 1
The biggest university in Alaska is University of Alaska Anchorage with about 17,000 students enrolled. The other largest institutions are University of Alaska Fairbanks (9 thousand students), University of Alaska Southeast (3 thousand students), and Charter College Anchorage (1 thousand students).

The college capital of Alaska is Anchorage with 20,000 students attending 4 schools and colleges in the city. The most popular degree programs in Alaska are General Studies, Management, Business, Education, and Nursing.
AK Average Annual Tuition
$16,000


Depending on the selected degree program and school, tuition costs in Alaska vary from $12,000 to $20,000 annually, which is a little higher than common tuition costs across the United States.

Eight colleges and universities in Alaska provide their students alternatives to get an education from online classes. Lots of students attending college find out that online courses fit their schedule and cost of budget more easily.

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Alaska Colleges by Degree Program

Accounting and Finance
Our directory contains 6 accounting and finance schools and colleges in Anchorage, Barrow, Juneau, and Fairbanks. About 300 accounting and finance diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition price for accounting and finance programs in AK is approximately $18,400.

Agriculture
We list 1 agriculture school in Valdez.

Architecture
We reviewed 1 architecture school in Anchorage. Around 100 architecture diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition for architecture degree programs in AK is approximately $18,000.

Art
We list 4 art schools and colleges in Barrow, Juneau, Anchorage, and Fairbanks. Approximately 100 art diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition price for art programs in AK is roughly $17,700.

Astronomy
Get details on 1 astronomy school in Fairbanks. Approximately 100 astronomy diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition for astronomy degree programs in AK - $18,000.

Automotive and Mechanic
Read information about 4 automotive and mechanic schools and colleges in Fairbanks, Seward, Anchorage, and Juneau. Around 100 automotive and mechanic diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for automotive and mechanic degree programs in AK is approximately $18,000.

Biology
We reviewed 4 biology schools and colleges in Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Juneau. Approximately 200 biology diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for biology programs in AK is approximately $19,300.

Broadcasting
Detailed information about 2 broadcasting schools and colleges in Valdez and Anchorage.

Business
Read about 8 business schools and colleges in Anchorage, Valdez, Barrow, Juneau, and Fairbanks. Around 600 business diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition cost for business programs in AK is roughly $19,000.

Carpentry
Learn about 3 carpentry schools and colleges in Fairbanks, Barrow, and Juneau. Around 100 carpentry degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for carpentry degree programs in AK is about $15,100.

Chemistry
Read about 2 chemistry schools and colleges in Fairbanks and Anchorage. About 100 chemistry degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for chemistry degree programs in AK is about $18,000.

Communication and Journalism
We list 5 communication and journalism schools and colleges in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Valdez, and Juneau. About 100 communication and journalism degrees are granted each year. Average tuition cost for communication and journalism degree programs in AK is around $18,000.

Computer Science
Learn more about 6 computer science schools and colleges in Anchorage, Seward, Barrow, Juneau, and Fairbanks. About 300 computer science diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for computer science programs in AK is approximately $19,000.

Construction
We reviewed 5 construction schools and colleges in Anchorage, Barrow, Juneau, and Fairbanks. About 100 construction diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for construction programs in AK is approximately $17,800.

Criminal Justice
Read information about 4 criminal justice schools and colleges in Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Juneau. About 300 criminal justice diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition price for criminal justice degree programs in AK is about $18,700.

Culinary
Read information about 3 culinary schools and colleges in Fairbanks, Anchorage, and Seward. About 100 culinary degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for culinary degree programs in AK is roughly $18,000.

Dental
We reviewed 3 dental schools and colleges in Anchorage and Fairbanks. Around 200 dental degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for dental degree programs in AK - $19,400.

Economics
We reviewed 2 economics schools and colleges in Fairbanks and Anchorage. Around 100 economics diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition cost for economics programs in AK: $18,000.

Education
We reviewed 5 education schools and colleges in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Valdez, and Juneau. About 700 education diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition price for education programs in AK is roughly $18,300.

Electrical and Electronics
Detailed information about 5 electrical and electronics schools and colleges in Seward, Barrow, Juneau, Anchorage, and Fairbanks. Around 100 electrical and electronics diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for electrical and electronics programs in AK: $9,800.

Engineering
Our listing contains 4 engineering schools and colleges in Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Juneau. About 300 engineering diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for engineering programs in AK is roughly $18,100.

English and Literature
Learn about 4 english and literature schools and colleges in Fairbanks, Valdez, Anchorage, and Juneau. Around 200 english and literature degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for english and literature programs in AK - $18,000.

Ethnic and Cultural Studies
Learn about 2 ethnic and cultural studies schools and colleges in Fairbanks and Barrow. About 100 ethnic and cultural studies diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for ethnic and cultural studies programs in AK is approximately $15,400.

Fashion
Our directory contains 1 fashion school in Anchorage. Around 100 fashion degrees are granted every academic year. Average tuition price for fashion degree programs in AK is about $18,000.

Film and Acting
Learn about 2 film and acting schools and colleges in Valdez and Fairbanks. Approximately 100 film and acting diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition charges for film and acting degree programs in AK is roughly $18,000.

Firefighting
We reviewed 3 firefighting schools and colleges in Barrow, Anchorage, and Fairbanks. Approximately 100 firefighting diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition charges for firefighting programs in AK is approximately $18,000.

Flight and Aviation
We reviewed 3 flight and aviation schools and colleges in Anchorage and Fairbanks. Around 200 flight and aviation degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for flight and aviation programs in AK is around $18,000.

Foreign Languages
Read about 4 foreign languages schools and colleges in Barrow, Juneau, Anchorage, and Fairbanks. Approximately 100 foreign languages diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for foreign languages degree programs in AK: $17,000.

General Studies
Learn more about 6 general studies schools and colleges in Anchorage, Valdez, Barrow, Juneau, and Fairbanks. About 500 general studies degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition price for general studies degree programs in AK - $17,700.

Geography
Our listing contains 1 geography school in Fairbanks. About 100 geography diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition charges for geography programs in AK: $18,000.

Geology
Learn more about 3 geology schools and colleges in Anchorage and Fairbanks. About 100 geology diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for geology degree programs in AK - $18,200.

Graphic Design and Animation
Read about 1 graphic design and animation school in Anchorage.

History
Read information about 2 history schools and colleges in Fairbanks and Anchorage. Around 100 history diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition for history programs in AK is roughly $18,000.

HVAC
Our directory contains 3 hvac schools and colleges in Anchorage and Seward. Around 100 hvac degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition for hvac degree programs in AK is around $19,500.

Industrial Technologies
Detailed information about 6 industrial technologies schools and colleges in Anchorage, Valdez, Fairbanks, Seward, and Juneau. Around 300 industrial technologies diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for industrial technologies programs in AK is about $18,000.

Installation and Repair
Get details on 5 installation and repair schools and colleges in Seward, Barrow, Juneau, Anchorage, and Fairbanks. Around 100 installation and repair diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for installation and repair degree programs in AK - $17,200.

Laboratory Assistance
Detailed information about 4 laboratory assistance schools and colleges in Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Juneau. About 100 laboratory assistance diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for laboratory assistance programs in AK - $18,000.

Law
Read information about 1 law school in Fairbanks.

Management
We list 9 management schools and colleges in Anchorage, Seward, Barrow, Juneau, Valdez, and Fairbanks. Around 700 management diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition charges for management degree programs in AK is around $18,800.

Marine Transportation and Diving
Read information about 2 marine transportation and diving schools and colleges in Seward and Juneau. Approximately 100 marine transportation and diving degrees are granted each academic year.

Marketing and Advertising
Our listing contains 1 marketing and advertising school in Anchorage. Around 100 marketing and advertising diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for marketing and advertising programs in AK is approximately $18,000.

Massage Therapy and Chiropractic
Learn about 2 massage therapy and chiropractic schools and colleges in Anchorage. Around 100 massage therapy and chiropractic diplomas and certificates are granted every year.

Mathematics
Read about 3 mathematics schools and colleges in Fairbanks, Anchorage, and Juneau. Around 100 mathematics degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for mathematics programs in AK - $18,000.

Medical
Read about 7 medical schools and colleges in Anchorage, Barrow, Juneau, Fairbanks, and Valdez. Approximately 300 medical diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for medical programs in AK is roughly $18,600.

Medical Assistant
Learn about 6 medical assistant schools and colleges in Anchorage, Barrow, Juneau, and Fairbanks. About 1,200 medical assistant diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for medical assistant programs in AK is around $19,400.

Meteorology
Detailed information about 1 meteorology school in Fairbanks. Around 100 meteorology diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for meteorology degree programs in AK: $18,000.

Music
Our directory contains 2 music schools and colleges in Fairbanks and Anchorage. About 100 music degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for music programs in AK - $18,000.

Natural Resources and Environment
We reviewed 4 natural resources and environment schools and colleges in Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Juneau. Around 200 natural resources and environment diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition for natural resources and environment degree programs in AK is about $20,400.

Nursing
Detailed information about 5 nursing schools and colleges in Seward, Barrow, Juneau, Anchorage, and Fairbanks. About 400 nursing diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for nursing programs in AK: $17,900.

Occupational Safety and Health
We list 2 occupational safety and health schools and colleges in Fairbanks and Anchorage. Approximately 100 occupational safety and health diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition price for occupational safety and health degree programs in AK is around $18,000.

Occupational Therapy
Our listing contains 5 occupational therapy schools and colleges in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Valdez, and Juneau. Around 100 occupational therapy degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for occupational therapy programs in AK - $18,600.

Office and Clerical Services
We reviewed 6 office and clerical services schools and colleges in Anchorage, Valdez, Fairbanks, Seward, and Juneau. Around 100 office and clerical services degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for office and clerical services programs in AK - $18,200.

Paralegal
Detailed information about 3 paralegal schools and colleges in Anchorage and Fairbanks. Around 100 paralegal diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for paralegal programs in AK is approximately $19,400.

Pharmacy
Detailed information about 2 pharmacy schools and colleges in Anchorage. About 100 pharmacy diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition for pharmacy degree programs in AK is approximately $19,500.

Philosophy
Learn more about 2 philosophy schools and colleges in Fairbanks and Anchorage. Approximately 100 philosophy diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition price for philosophy programs in AK - $18,000.

Physics
Our listing contains 1 physics school in Fairbanks. Around 100 physics diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for physics degree programs in AK - $18,000.

Political Science
We list 2 political science schools and colleges in Fairbanks and Anchorage. Around 100 political science diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for political science degree programs in AK is roughly $18,000.

Psychology
We list 3 psychology schools and colleges in Anchorage and Fairbanks. Approximately 300 psychology degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition for psychology degree programs in AK is approximately $19,500.

Radiology Technology
Our listing contains 2 radiology technology schools and colleges in Juneau and Anchorage. Approximately 100 radiology technology diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition price for radiology technology degree programs in AK is around $18,000.

Recreation and Leisure
Our directory contains 4 recreation and leisure schools and colleges in Anchorage, Juneau, and Valdez. Approximately 100 recreation and leisure diplomas are granted every academic year. Average tuition for recreation and leisure degree programs in AK is approximately $25,000.

Resort and Hospitality
Our directory contains 1 resort and hospitality school in Anchorage. About 100 resort and hospitality diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition for resort and hospitality degree programs in AK is around $18,000.

Retailing and Wholesaling
We reviewed 1 retailing and wholesaling school in Anchorage. Approximately 100 retailing and wholesaling diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition charges for retailing and wholesaling degree programs in AK is about $18,000.

Social Work
Read about 5 social work schools and colleges in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Valdez, and Juneau. Around 200 social work degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition charges for social work degree programs in AK is approximately $18,600.

Sociology and Anthropology
Our listing contains 2 sociology and anthropology schools and colleges in Fairbanks and Anchorage. Approximately 100 sociology and anthropology diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition cost for sociology and anthropology degree programs in AK is about $18,000.

Theater and Drama
Read information about 3 theater and drama schools and colleges in Fairbanks, Anchorage, and Valdez. Approximately 100 theater and drama degrees are awarded every academic year. Average tuition charges for theater and drama degree programs in AK is around $18,000.

Trucking
Read about 1 trucking school in Barrow.

Veterinary
Detailed information about 2 veterinary schools and colleges in Fairbanks and Anchorage. Around 100 veterinary diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for veterinary degree programs in AK is roughly $18,000.

Welding
Detailed information about 4 welding schools and colleges in Fairbanks, Seward, Anchorage, and Juneau. About 100 welding diplomas are awarded every academic year. Average tuition for welding degree programs in AK is approximately $18,000.

Work and Family Studies
We reviewed 3 work and family studies schools and colleges in Fairbanks, Anchorage, and Juneau. Around 100 work and family studies degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for work and family studies programs in AK is about $18,000.

Alaska Colleges by City

Anchorage
- 4 colleges

Barrow
- 1 college

Fairbanks
- 1 college

Juneau
- 1 college

Seward
- 1 college

Valdez
- 1 college