Tuition costs are a reality of post-secondary education, but it’s important not to be discouraged. If your top school is financially out of reach, your second or third choice may serve your future just as well. To help you find the program — and school — that’s right for you, we’ve rounded up typical tuition costs for insurance degrees. Here’s the range:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 9,936 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

18% above average compared to other degrees

$ 25,886 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

29% above average compared to other degrees

$ 33,451 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

3% above average compared to other degrees

What do insurance graduates earn?

Insurance students make an average of $125,951 per year after graduation. This is 89% above average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

6% of insurance graduates are underpaid (those who make less than $40,000 per year.) This rate is low compared to other degrees across the country.

$ 125,951 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Top 99% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

66% below average compared to other degrees

Tuition costs for popular insurance schools in the US

There are 108 schools in the US that offer a insurance degree. The insurance schools in the nation with the highest enrollment are Boston University, Ohio State University-Main Campus and University of Minnesota-Twin Cities. Here's a breakdown of tuition costs for the schools that award the most degrees in insurance per year:

School NameIn-State Tuition
Boston University$52,082
Ohio State University-Main Campus$10,592
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities$14,417
University of Pennsylvania$53,534
Baylor University$43,790
Temple University$16,658
University of Wisconsin-Madison$10,533
Florida State University$5,656
University of Iowa$8,965
St John's University-New York$40,520

Top US schools for an insurance degree

The following chart lists the most prestigious schools offering insurance degrees, along with their average acceptance rate and tuition costs:

School NameAcceptance RateIn-State Tuition
University of Pennsylvania9%$53,534
Boston University25%$52,082
Baylor University39%$43,790
Central Christian College of Kansas39%$17,240
Howard University41%$25,697
Ohio State University-Main Campus48%$10,592
Southern Methodist University49%$52,498
Florida State University49%$5,656
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities50%$14,417
University of Louisiana at Lafayette51%$9,888

Cheapest US schools for an insurance degree

Of the schools in the US that offer an insurance degree, the following have the lowest tuition costs:

School NameTuition
Solano Community College$1,140
Santa Monica College$1,142
Glendale Community College - California$1,175
Southwestern College - California$1,338
Glendale Community College - Arizona$2,094
Mesa Community College$2,094
Rio Salado College$2,094
Pima Community College$2,118
Columbus Technical College$2,704
Clark State Community College$3,359


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