Colleges in Arizona

Arizona has 39 private and 10 public 4-year colleges that enroll 312,462 freshman students every year. The average tuition of public colleges is $9,450 (for in-state students) and $24,654 (for out-of-state students). The private colleges charge around $19,415 per year in tuition regardless of residency.

In the 2016-2017 academic year, the state of Arizona provided $4,876,853 in financial aid to 1,034 students who enrolled in 4-year colleges for the first time as undergraduates, while the colleges themselves awarded $188,859,573 in grant and scholarships to 25,830 students.

Arizona receives 2.9% of the total pell grant allotment from the federal government. In 2016-2017 academic year, 16,975 4-year colleges freshmen were awarded a total amount of $80,799,325 in pell grant ($4,245 per student on average) and 21,207 students received a total amount of $148,139,750 in the form of student loan from the federal government ($6,217 per student on average).

4-year Colleges in Arizona

College Name College Type Net Price In-State Tuition Out-of-State Tuition Acceptance rate
Argosy University-Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$15,888 $13,056 $13,056
Open admission
Argosy University-Phoenix Online Division

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$26,205
Open admission
Arizona Christian University

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
not for profit
$22,491 $22,986 $22,986
59%
Arizona College-Mesa

Location: Mesa, AZ

Private
for profit
$20,711
Open admission
Arizona School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
Arizona State University-Downtown Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Public $12,876 $9,684 $25,784
77%
Arizona State University-Polytechnic

Location: Mesa, AZ

Public $12,370 $9,200 $24,495
76%
Arizona State University-Skysong

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

Public $12,981 $7,885 $14,946
62%
Arizona State University-Tempe

Location: Tempe, AZ

Public $13,007 $9,684 $25,784
83%
Arizona State University-West

Location: Glendale, AZ

Public $8,692 $9,200 $24,495
78%
Arizona Summit Law School

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
Brookline College-Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$26,629 $85,000 $85,000
Open admission
Brookline College-Tucson

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
$22,178 $15,225 $15,225
Open admission
Brown Mackie College-Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
Brown Mackie College-Tucson

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
Chamberlain College of Nursing-Arizona

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$30,873 $18,630 $18,630
80%
CollegeAmerica-Flagstaff

Location: Flagstaff, AZ

Private
not for profit
$28,034
Open admission
CollegeAmerica-Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
not for profit
$24,322
Open admission
DeVry University-Arizona

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$29,039 $19,488 $19,488
88%
Dine College

Location: Tsaile, AZ

Public $10,065 $660 $660
Open admission
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott

Location: Prescott, AZ

Private
not for profit
$32,681 $32,592 $32,592
76%
Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

Private
not for profit
Grand Canyon University

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$21,168 $16,500 $16,500
57%
International Baptist College and Seminary

Location: Chandler, AZ

Private
not for profit
$13,582 $10,500 $10,500
Open admission
Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Scottsdale

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

Private
for profit
Midwestern University-Glendale

Location: Glendale, AZ

Private
not for profit
National Paralegal College

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$15,043
Open admission
Northern Arizona University

Location: Flagstaff, AZ

Public $14,678 $9,746 $23,126
78%
Ottawa University-Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
not for profit
Open admission
Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine & Acupuncture

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
Phoenix Seminary

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
not for profit
Pima Medical Institute-Tucson

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
$20,478 $12,380 $12,380
Open admission
Prescott College

Location: Prescott, AZ

Private
not for profit
$25,280 $27,528 $27,528
68%
Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences

Location: Tempe, AZ

Private
not for profit
Southwest University of Visual Arts-Tucson

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
$27,017 $22,944 $22,944
Open admission
The Art Institute of Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$21,017 $17,316 $17,316
Open admission
The Art Institute of Tucson

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
Thunderbird School of Global Management

Location: Glendale, AZ

Public
Trine University-Arizona Regional Campus

Location: Peoria, AZ

Private
not for profit
$14,208 $10,592 $10,592
12%
University of Advancing Technology

Location: Tempe, AZ

Private
for profit
$27,079
85%
University of Arizona

Location: Tucson, AZ

Public $16,466 $10,752 $33,950
79%
University of Arizona-South

Location: Sierra Vista, AZ

Public
University of Phoenix-Arizona

Location: Tempe, AZ

Private
for profit
$18,062
Open admission
Western International University

Location: Tempe, AZ

Private
for profit
$11,294
Open admission

2-year Colleges in Arizona

College Name College Type Net Price In-State Tuition Out-of-State Tuition Acceptance rate
Allen School-Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$21,539 $13,971 $13,971
Open admission
Arizona College-Glendale

Location: Glendale, AZ

Private
for profit
$18,865
Open admission
Arizona Western College

Location: Yuma, AZ

Public $9,240 $2,400 $9,390
Open admission
Brookline College-Tempe

Location: Tempe, AZ

Private
for profit
$21,576 $15,225 $15,225
Open admission
Carrington College-Mesa

Location: Mesa, AZ

Private
for profit
$18,026 $14,128 $14,128
44%
Carrington College-Phoenix East

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$25,240 $49,055 $49,055
31%
Carrington College-Phoenix North

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$19,411 $14,128 $14,128
85%
Central Arizona College

Location: Coolidge, AZ

Public $5,090 $2,520 $10,980
Open admission
Chandler-Gilbert Community College

Location: Chandler, AZ

Public $7,822 $2,064 $7,848
Open admission
Cochise County Community College District

Location: Douglas, AZ

Public $5,160 $1,896 $6,000
Open admission
Coconino Community College

Location: Flagstaff, AZ

Public $10,037 $3,060 $10,710
Open admission
Eastern Arizona College

Location: Thatcher, AZ

Public $8,000 $2,400 $9,360
Open admission
Estrella Mountain Community College

Location: Avondale, AZ

Public $6,976 $2,064 $7,848
Open admission
Florida Career College-UEI College-Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$33,659 $14,750 $14,750
Open admission
Fortis College-Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$24,019
Open admission
GateWay Community College

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Public $7,616 $2,064 $7,848
Open admission
Glendale Community College

Location: Glendale, AZ

Public $7,065 $2,064 $7,848
Open admission
Golf Academy of America-Phoenix

Location: Chandler, AZ

Private
for profit
$22,786
Open admission
Mesa Community College

Location: Mesa, AZ

Public $7,661 $2,064 $7,848
Open admission
Mohave Community College

Location: Kingman, AZ

Public $7,111 $1,944 $6,804
Open admission
Northland Pioneer College

Location: Holbrook, AZ

Public $6,236 $1,680 $8,040
Open admission
Paradise Valley Community College

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Public $7,605 $2,064 $7,848
Open admission
Phoenix College

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Public $7,039 $2,064 $7,848
Open admission
Pima Community College

Location: Tucson, AZ

Public $3,970 $1,884 $7,200
Open admission
Pima Medical Institute-East Valley

Location: Mesa, AZ

Private
for profit
$18,478 $12,380 $12,380
Open admission
Pima Medical Institute-Mesa

Location: Mesa, AZ

Private
for profit
$19,040 $12,380 $12,380
Open admission
Pima Medical Institute-Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$20,624 $12,380 $12,380
Open admission
Refrigeration School Inc

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$21,887 $19,350 $19,350
Open admission
Rio Salado College

Location: Tempe, AZ

Public $6,995 $2,064 $7,848
Open admission
Scottsdale Community College

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

Public $8,007 $2,064 $7,848
Open admission
Sessions College for Professional Design

Location: Tempe, AZ

Private
for profit
$13,399 $7,800 $7,800
Open admission
Sonoran Desert Institute

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

Private
for profit
Open admission
South Mountain Community College

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Public $7,417 $2,064 $7,848
Open admission
Southwest Institute of Healing Arts

Location: Tempe, AZ

Private
for profit
$22,667 $17,880 $17,880
Open admission
Tohono O'Odham Community College

Location: Sells, AZ

Public $3,535 $822 $822
Open admission
Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc

Location: Avondale, AZ

Private
for profit
$18,951 $43,950 $43,950
Open admission
Universal Technical Institute of Arizona Inc-Motorcycle Mechanics Institute Division

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$16,995 $27,100 $27,100
Open admission
Yavapai College

Location: Prescott, AZ

Public $6,486 $2,280 $9,120
Open admission

Vocational & Trade Schools in Arizona

College Name College Type Net Price Tuition and Fees Acceptance rate
All Beauty College

Location: Fort Mohave, AZ

Private
for profit
$9,510 $14,600
Open admission
All Beauty College

Location: Kingman, AZ

Private
for profit
$9,926 $14,600
Open admission
All Beauty College

Location: Lake Havasu City, AZ

Private
for profit
$11,248 $14,600
Open admission
American Institute of Interior Design

Location: Fountain Hills, AZ

Private
for profit
$13,897 $11,900
Open admission
American Institute of Trucking

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$17,593 $9,450
Open admission
Arizona Academy of Beauty-East

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
$17,355 $14,500
Open admission
Arizona Automotive Institute

Location: Glendale, AZ

Private
for profit
$28,385 $19,220
Open admission
Arizona Culinary Institute

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

Private
for profit
$31,304 $25,990
Open admission
Arizona School of Integrative Studies

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
$11,994 $11,000
Open admission
Avalon School of Cosmetology-Mesa

Location: Mesa, AZ

Private
for profit
$12,975 $16,000
Open admission
Avalon School of Cosmetology-Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$12,707 $16,000
Open admission
Aveda Institute-Phoenix

Location: Tempe, AZ

Private
for profit
$13,592 $17,200
Open admission
Aveda Institute-Tucson

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
$17,505 $17,200
Open admission
Carrington College-Tucson

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
$17,385 $14,128
67%
Carsten Institute of Cosmetology

Location: Tempe, AZ

Private
for profit
$9,061 $16,500
Open admission
Charles of Italy Beauty College

Location: Lake Havasu City, AZ

Private
for profit
$9,912 $11,500
Open admission
Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences

Location: Tempe, AZ

Private
for profit
$22,678 $18,659
Open admission
Cortiva Institute-Scottsdale

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

Private
for profit
$17,129 $11,254
Open admission
Cortiva Institute-Tucson

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
$18,895 $11,254
Open admission
East Valley Institute of Technology

Location: Mesa, AZ

Public $6,909 $12,500
Open admission
Empire Beauty School-Avondale

Location: Avondale, AZ

Private
for profit
$11,769 $17,424
Open admission
Empire Beauty School-Chandler

Location: Chandler, AZ

Private
for profit
$11,789 $17,424
Open admission
Empire Beauty School-Flagstaff

Location: Flagstaff, AZ

Private
for profit
$12,245 $17,424
Open admission
Empire Beauty School-NW Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$13,355 $17,424
Open admission
Empire Beauty School-Tucson

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
$12,461 $17,424
Open admission
Hair Academy of Safford

Location: Safford, AZ

Private
for profit
$5,244 $13,608
Open admission
HDS Truck Driving Institute

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
$16,789 $8,655
Open admission
International Academy of Hair Design

Location: Tempe, AZ

Private
for profit
$13,279 $15,495
Open admission
International School of Cosmetology-Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

Private
for profit
$14,190 $16,100
Open admission
Maricopa Skill Center

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Public $11,896 $9,221
Open admission
Paul Mitchell the School-Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$17,957 $17,630
Open admission
Penrose Academy

Location: Scottsdale, AZ

Private
for profit
$20,071 $16,500
Open admission
Pure Aesthetics

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
$9,160 $11,350
Open admission
Regional Center for Border Health

Location: Yuma, AZ

Private
not for profit
$4,545 $5,110
Open admission
Roberto-Venn School of Luthiery

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$19,800 $10,980
Open admission
Southwest Skill Center-Campus of Estrella Mountain Community College

Location: Avondale, AZ

Public $3,148 $1,255
Open admission
Studio Academy of Beauty

Location: Chandler, AZ

Private
for profit
$15,895 $17,805
Open admission
Tucson College

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
$22,659 $14,682
Open admission
Tucson College of Beauty

Location: Tucson, AZ

Private
for profit
$15,510 $15,000
Open admission
Turning Point Beauty College

Location: Casa Grande, AZ

Private
for profit
$9,289 $16,800
Open admission
Utah College of Massage Therapy-Phoenix

Location: Phoenix, AZ

Private
for profit
$21,719 $12,017
Open admission
Utah College of Massage Therapy-Tempe

Location: Tempe, AZ

Private
for profit
$21,025 $12,067
Open admission