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4 Colleges
201 Yearly Graduations
$24,614 Avg 4-Year Tuition (In-State)
$23,840 Avg 4-Year Student Loan

Alaska ranked #52 in the nation for nursing degrees handed out in 2019. Around 201 students received some type of diploma that year. The average in-state tuition for students attending college in Alaska is $6,154 a year, while the average out-of-state tuition is $18,957 a year.

An estimated 29% of college students in Alaska take out loans, with the average loan amount being $5,960 per year.

Learn more about the most popular schools below:

#1

University of Alaska Anchorage

Anchorage, Alaska
Public Public vs. Private
153 Yearly Degrees
$8,103 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at University of Alaska Anchorage is 12,766, of which 12,103 students are undergraduates and of those, 5,521 are full-time. For undergraduates at UAA, the average graduation time is 5.0 years.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 83%. Around 44% of accepted students are men, and 56% are women.

Approximately 27% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,535 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 10.5% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UAA with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $36,000 during the early years of their career after graduation.

Public Public vs. Private
34 Yearly Degrees
$8,484 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 1,886 undergraduates at UAS, of which 588 are full-time, and there are 2,150 students altogether. It takes the average UAS undergraduate about 4.6 years to complete their degree.

The school doesn’t accept everyone who applies - it has an acceptance rate of 71%. Around 43% of accepted students are men, and 57% are women.

Approximately 29% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $5,494 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 9.8% is close to the national average of 10.8%.

A typical bachelor’s-degree holder from this school earns an average of $31,500 during the early-career years.

#3

University of Alaska Fairbanks

Fairbanks, Alaska
Public Public vs. Private
14 Yearly Degrees
$8,757 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

There are 7,179 students at UAF in total, 6,206 of which are undergraduates, and of those, 2,596 are full-time. It takes the average UAF undergraduate about 4.8 years to complete their degree.

About 77% of students who apply get accepted. Around 45% of accepted students are men, and 55% are women.

Approximately 31% of the students who attend this school take out loans. The typical student loan amount is $6,851 a year. The student loan default rate of 10.7% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UAF with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $30,700 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#4

Ilisagvik College

Barrow, Alaska
Public Public vs. Private
0 Yearly Degrees
$4,300 Yearly Tuition & Fees (In-State

The total student population at Ilisagvik College is 233, which includes 48 full-time undergraduates. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 4 to 1.

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