# 2021 Best Value Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in the Southeast Region

## Finding the Best Value Mathematics & Statistics School for You

Out of all the majors we analyze each year, mathematics and statistics was ranked #18 in the country. In fact 30,991 bachelor's degrees were handed out in 2018-2019. Of those degrees, 5,139 went to students in the Southeast region of the United States.

This year's Best Value Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in the Southeast Region ranking looked at 37 colleges that offer a bachelor's in mathematics and statistics. When talking about the 'best value', we do not simply mean those with the lowest price. We are more focused on mathematics and statistics schools that offer a high quality education at a price lower that other schools of similar academic excellence.

When calculating average cost, we take tuition, fees, room and board, books and supplies, and other related expenses into account. We then subtract the average financial aid award. The is meant to give you an idea of how much money you'll need to pay out-of-pocket through loans, external scholarships, or other methods. Your cost may be different from the average one, depending on your income and other factors.

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## 2021 Best Value Mathematics & Statistics Schools in the Southeast Region

The following schools top our list of the Best Mathematics & Statistics Colleges for the Money.

### Top 10 Best Value Mathematics & Statistics Schools

University of South Florida - Main Campus earned the #1 spot in our 2021 rankings. Located in the large city of Tampa, USF Tampa is a public college with a fairly large student population. As a testament to the quality of education offered at USF Tampa, the school also landed the #9 rank in our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in the Southeast Region ranking.

It takes the average student at USF Tampa about 4.3 years to graduate, and it costs about $23,095 per year to attend the school. Putting this cost and the average time to graduate together, we find that the average amount you’ll pay to get a bachelor’s degree from USF Tampa is $99,309. The sooner a student graduates, the more money they can save.

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Our rankings recognize Florida State University as the #2 school in this year's rankings. Florida State is a very large public school located in the midsize city of Tallahassee. As a testament to the quality of education offered at Florida State, the school also landed the #8 rank in our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in the Southeast Region ranking.

It takes about 4.2 years for the average student at Florida State to complete their degree, and on average, the annual cost to attend the school is $27,233. This makes the estimated cost of a bachelor’s degree from Florida State be around $115,196. The sooner a student graduates, the more money they can save.

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University of Florida comes in at #3 in this year's ranking. Located in the medium-sized city of Gainesville, U of F is a public school with a very large student population. U of F did well in our quality rankings, too. It placed #6 on our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in the Southeast Region list.

The average student at U of F graduates in less than 4.3 years, and the average full-time cost to attend the school is around $28,230. Looking at these numbers together, we estimate that the average cost of a bachelor’s degree from U of F is about $120,542. Graduating sooner can prevent you from having to pay more money out of pocket.

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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill landed the #4 spot in our 2021 rankings for best value mathematics and statistics schools. Located in the city of Chapel Hill, UNC Chapel Hill is a public school with a fairly large student population. UNC Chapel Hill also made our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in the Southeast Region list, coming in at #4.

At UNC Chapel Hill, the average time it takes a student to graduate is 4.1 years, and the average full-time cost to attend the school is around $26,820. Looking at these numbers together, we estimate that the average cost of a bachelor’s degree from UNC Chapel Hill is about $109,694. When students graduate in a lesser amount of time, they can save thousands of dollars.

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University of Georgia earned the #5 spot in our 2021 rankings. UGA is a fairly large public school located in the midsize city of Athens. UGA also made our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in the Southeast Region list, coming in at #7.

It takes the average student at UGA about 4.3 years to graduate, and the yearly average cost to attend the school is $31,505. This makes the estimated cost of a bachelor’s degree from UGA be around $134,211. Graduating sooner can prevent you from having to pay more money out of pocket.

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Virginia Tech landed the #6 spot in our 2021 rankings for best value mathematics and statistics schools. Virginia Tech is a very large public school located in the city of Blacksburg. Virginia Tech did well in our quality rankings, too. It placed #3 on our Best Colleges for Mathematics & Statistics in the Southeast Region list.

The average student at Virginia Tech graduates in less than 4.3 years, and the yearly average cost to attend the school is $33,298. Thus, the average cost to get a bachelor’s degree from the Virginia Tech is $142,182. The sooner a student graduates, the more money they can save.

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Our rankings recognize University of North Carolina at Charlotte as the #7 school in this year's rankings. Located in the large city of Charlotte, UNC Charlotte is a public college with a fairly large student population.

At UNC Charlotte, the average time it takes a student to graduate is 4.5 years, and on average, the annual cost to attend the school is $27,314. Looking at these numbers together, we estimate that the average cost of a bachelor’s degree from UNC Charlotte is about $123,732. The sooner a student graduates, the more money they can save.

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Our rankings recognize University of Memphis as the #8 school in this year's rankings. Located in the large city of Memphis, U of Memphis is a public school with a very large student population.

The average student at U of Memphis graduates in less than 4.7 years, and the average full-time cost to attend the school is around $21,599. When we combine these numbers, we estimate that the cost to get a bachelor’s degree from U of Memphis is $101,083. When you graduate sooner, you can save a lot of money.

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The #9 spot in this year's ranking belongs to University of North Carolina at Wilmington. UNCW is a fairly large public school located in the midsize city of Wilmington.

The average student at UNCW graduates in less than 4.3 years, and the estimated yearly cost for the school is $29,031. When we combine these numbers, we estimate that the cost to get a bachelor’s degree from UNCW is $124,833. When you graduate sooner, you can save a lot of money.

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Our rankings recognize Appalachian State University as the #10 school in this year's rankings. Appalachian State is a large public school located in the town of Boone.

It takes the average student at Appalachian State about 4.3 years to graduate, and it costs about $22,137 per year to attend the school. When we combine these numbers, we estimate that the cost to get a bachelor’s degree from Appalachian State is $95,410. When you graduate sooner, you can save a lot of money.

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Request Information## Best Mathematics & Statistics Colleges by State

Explore the best mathematics and statistics colleges for a specific state in the Southeast region.

State | Degrees Awarded |
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Mississippi | 96 |

Florida | 727 |

Virginia | 902 |

Georgia | 599 |

North Carolina | 1,032 |

Alabama | 418 |

Tennessee | 396 |

West Virginia | 87 |

South Carolina | 255 |

Louisiana | 189 |

Kentucky | 285 |

Arkansas | 153 |

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## Rankings in Majors Related to Mathematics & Statistics

### Mathematics & Statistics Majors to Study

Major | Annual Graduates |
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Mathematics | 4,024 |

Statistics | 599 |

Applied Mathematics | 466 |

Other Statistics | 50 |

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### Majors Similar to Mathematics & Statistics

Related Major | Annual Graduates |
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Biological & Biomedical Sciences | 29,899 |

Engineering | 27,507 |

Computer & Information Sciences | 18,703 |

Physical Sciences | 7,280 |

Agriculture & Agriculture Operations | 4,804 |

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## Notes and References

**These averages are for the top 25 schools only.*

- The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
- Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).
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