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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. Students who are able to take advantage of in-state tuition will only pay an average of $6,154 per year to get their degree at a college in Alaska, while out of state students will pay an average of $18,957 per 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 14,644, of which 13,885 students are undergraduates and of those, 6,451 are full-time. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UAA is 5.0 years.

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

27% of UAA students take out loans to afford college costs. 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%.

The early-career average earnings of bachelor’s-degree holders from UAA is $36,000.

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

There are 2,010 undergraduates at UAS, of which 644 are full-time, and there are 2,266 students altogether. The average graduation time for an undergraduate student at UAS is 4.6 years.

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 average amount of student loans is $5,494 a year. The student loan default rate of 9.8% is very similar to the national average of 10.8%.

Students who graduate from UAS with a bachelor’s degree make an average of $31,500 during the early years of their career after graduation.

#3

University of Alaska Fairbanks

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

There are 6,429 undergraduates at UAF, of which 2,783 are full-time, and there are 7,404 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 11 to 1.

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

31% of UAF students take out loans to afford college costs. The average amount of student loans is $6,851 a year. This school’s student loan default rate of 10.7% is close 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

There are 84 full-time undergraduates at Ilisagvik College, and 335 students altogether. The school has a student-to-faculty ratio of 4 to 1.

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