Students

Dozens More Colleges Pass the $50,000 Mark This Year

November 01, 2009


These 58 private colleges and universities published rates for tuition, fees, room, and board totaling $50,000 or more in 2009-10. Last year only five institutions did so.

Source: Chronicle ranking of unranked figures from the College Board's Annual Survey of Colleges 2009

Sarah Lawrence College

$55,788

Landmark College

$53,900

Georgetown U.

$52,161

New York U.

$51,993

George Washington U.

$51,775

Johns Hopkins U.

$51,690

Columbia U.

$51,544

Wesleyan U.

$51,432

Trinity College (Conn.)

$51,400

Washington U. in St. Louis

$51,329

Bates College

$51,300

Vassar College

$51,300

Parsons the New School for Design

$51,270

Carnegie Mellon U.

$51,260

Vanderbilt U.

$51,228

Skidmore College

$51,196

Bard College

$51,180

Harvey Mudd College

$51,137

Connecticut College

$51,115

Tufts U.

$51,088

U. of Chicago

$51,078

Claremont McKenna College

$51,035

Haverford College

$50,975

Boston College

$50,970

Barnard College

$50,969

Colgate U.

$50,940

Bowdoin College

$50,900

Bennington College

$50,860

Eastman School of Music, U. of Rochester

$50,856

Middlebury College

$50,780

Pitzer College

$50,770

U. of Southern California

$50,732

Fordham U.

$50,598

Mount Holyoke College

$50,576

Scripps College

$50,550

Oberlin College

$50,484

Hampshire College

$50,450

Union College (N.Y.)

$50,439

Stevens Institute of Technology

$50,420

Franklin & Marshall College

$50,410

Smith College

$50,380

St. John's College (Md.)

$50,352

Bard College at Simon's Rock

$50,340

Babson College

$50,324

Bucknell U.

$50,320

Colby College

$50,320

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

$50,310

Lafayette College

$50,289

Boston U.

$50,288

Hobart and William Smith Colleges

$50,245

Dickinson College

$50,219

Carleton College

$50,205

Tulane U.

$50,190

Northwestern U.

$50,164

Cornell U.

$50,114

Dartmouth College

$50,084

Bryn Mawr College

$50,034

Franklin W. Olin College of Engineering

$50,025