Special Report

Colleges With the Biggest Tuition Hikes

Angelo Young

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15. Welch College, Tennessee
> 5-year tuition increase: 49.5%
> 2017-2018 tuition and fees: $18,458
> Total student population: 366

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14. Saint Augustine College, Illinois
> 5-year tuition increase: 50.7%
> 2017-2018 tuition and fees: $13,200
> Total student population: 1,256

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13. Trident University International, California
> 5-year tuition increase: 51.0%
> 2017-2018 tuition and fees: $9,240
> Total student population: 6,982

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12. Clear Creek Baptist Bible College, Kentucky
> 5-year tuition increase: 53.3%
> 2017-2018 tuition and fees: $9,020
> Total student population: 138

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11. University of Charleston, West Virginia
> 5-year tuition increase: 54.5%
> 2017-2018 tuition and fees: $30,400
> Total student population: 2,481