Find a Cheap Online College

Filter Schools

Cheap Online Engineering Bachelors Degree Colleges

Colleges and universities across the nation offering online bachelors degree in engineering programs charge students an average tuition of $13,500 per year. The average tuition has increased over the past few years. This change in tuition was around 16.6%. In 2007, the average tuition was $11,576 per year at these online colleges.

The range of tuition at colleges offering online engineering programs at the bachelors level from most to least expensive is shown in the following chart:

Tuition Level Number of Schools
Cheapest 18
Low cost 18
Average cost 25
Most expensive 19

The most expensive colleges that have online bachelors degree in engineering programs require students to pay a yearly tuition of over $21,980. But, tuition in the range of $2,816 to $5,461 annually is charged by the cheapest schools. Florida, Idaho, North Carolina, Texas, and Virginia are home to the lowest cost accredited online engineering bachelors degree schools.

  • Bachelor of Science in Telecommunications Engineering Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Software Engineering Technology
  • Bachelor of Science In Information Technology in Software Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology - Electronics
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology - Information
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering Science - Nanomedicine
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering Communications Technology
  • Bachelor of Science in Technical Management - Engineering Sciences
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology-Electronics in Engineering Technology - Electronics
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

Of all engineering graduates with bachelors degrees from online colleges across the country, approximately 27% graduated from these low tuition programs in 2011. This represents 412,695 of the 1,547,985 graduates in the nation. Between 2006 and 2011, the percentage of engineering graduates with bachelors degrees from the lowest cost online colleges and universities has decreased, while the number of graduates has increased by 12,917 graduates annually.

Other somewhat more costly online engineering bachelors degree schools charge a yearly tuition in the range of $5,472 to $7,900. Tuition in this range is charged by 18 of the 80 online colleges offering bachelors degrees in engineering programs in the country.

In 2011, 25.3%, or 392,259 of the country's engineering bachelors level graduates received their certificates from these cheap online programs. A short 5 years prior, in 2006, the number of students graduating from these colleges and universities was as much as 394,714. This represents a 1% decrease in the number of graduates from these low tuition online schools.

Read More

Featured Online Schools: Click to get more info

Pro Tip!

You can now easily sort your school list to find the right school for you in just a few simple clicks!

Click a column to sort your school list.

School Location In-State Out-of-State
Western Carolina University Cullowhee, North Carolina $2,816 $12,413
University of West Florida Pensacola, Florida $2,820 $13,453
East Carolina University Greenville, North Carolina $2,881 $14,955
University of North Carolina Charlotte, North Carolina $3,044 $14,091
University of Central Florida Orlando, Florida $3,347 $18,089
University of Florida Gainesville, Florida $3,530 $24,746
Old Dominion University Norfolk, Virginia $3,763 $14,155
University of Houston Houston, Texas $3,816 $12,072
University of Idaho Moscow, Idaho $3,874 $11,592
Southern Polytechnic State University Marietta, Georgia $3,984 $14,496
Utah State University Logan, Utah $4,047 $13,031
Texas A & M University Kingsville, Texas $4,066 $12,221
New Mexico State University Las Cruces, New Mexico $4,128 $15,408
North Carolina State University at Raleigh Raleigh, North Carolina $4,853 $17,388
University of South Florida Tampa, Florida $5,124 $15,933
Colorado State University Fort Collins, Colorado $5,256 $21,366
Texas A & M University College Station, Texas $5,297 $19,727
Mississippi State University Mississippi State, Mississippi $5,461 $13,801
California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo, California $5,472 $11,160
North Dakota State University Fargo, North Dakota $5,639 $15,055

Recent Articles