Best Online Colleges for Affordability

Best Online Colleges & Universities


An online degree can cost as little as $5,000 or more than $145,000. The truth: paying more for an online learning degree won't guarantee you a better education. Many factors other than academic quality affect the cost of an online degree. 

At Get Educated, we've surveyed more than 3,000 accredited online degrees. Our exclusive cost rankings reveal the best online degrees for affordability—we call them "Best Buys"—from online colleges nationwide. We started the online college affordability project more than a decade ago so you—the consumer—can honestly see and compare online degrees for affordability.

Get educated about online college affordability. Check our fact-based lists of America's most affordable online degrees before you enroll.
 

Education & Teaching

Associate's Level 
Early Childhood Education

Bachelor's Level
Early Childhood Education
K-12 Education

Master's Level
Education
Early Childhood Education

Library Science
Special Education
Educational Leadership & Administration
Teaching
STEAM Teaching
Instructional Design
Curriculum & Instruction
ESL
Higher Education
Literacy & Reading
Music Education
Physical Education
Adult Education

EdS Level 
Curriculum & Instruction
Educational Leadership
Instructional Technology
PreK-12 Education
Special Education

Doctorate Level
Education Leadership
Special Education
 

Computer Science & Information Technology

Certificate Level
Programming
Web Design & Development

Associate's Level
Computer Information Systems
Computer Science
Information Technology
Computer Programming

Bachelor's Level
Computer Science
Information Technology

Software Development & Design
Computer Information Systems

Master's Level
Computer Science
Information Technology

GIS
Information Security
Computer Information Systems
 

Engineering

Bachelor's Level
Engineering

Master's Level
Engineering Management
Software Engineering
Systems Engineering
Aerospace Engineering

Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Environmental Engineering

Doctorate Level
Engineering

 

Math & Science

Associate's Level
Math / Science

Bachelor's Level
Math / Science

Master's Level
Math / Statistics
Environmental Science
Biology / Biotech
Agriculture

 

Criminal Justice & Law

Bachelor's Level
Criminal Justice

Master's Level
Criminal Justice


 

 



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