Special Report

Most Affordable Colleges With Best Outcomes in Every State

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Alabama: Auburn University
> City: Auburn
> Admission rate: 80.7%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 24,147
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $31,282
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 94.5%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $39,500

Source: University of Alaska Anchorage

Alaska: University of Alaska Anchorage
> City: Anchorage
> Admission rate: 83.0%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 10,482
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $19,942
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 85.2%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $36,000

Arizona: University of Arizona
> City: Tucson
> Admission rate: 84.6%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 33,509
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $26,712
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 91.6%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $36,900

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Arkansas: University of Arkansas
> City: Fayetteville
> Admission rate: 77.1%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 23,121
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $22,750
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 91.9%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $37,100

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California: California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
> City: San Luis Obispo
> Admission rate: 28.4%
> Undergraduate enrollment: 21,047
> Avg. annual cost of attendance: $27,073
> Employment rate 6 yrs. after enrollment: 94.6%
> Typical earnings 6 yrs. after enrollment: $52,100