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Best Colleges for Cheerleading 

NCSA analyzed over 255 four-year colleges with college cheerleading programs across four division levels (D1, D2, D3 and NAIA) to develop a list of the Best Cheerleading Colleges for Student-Athletes.  

NCSA Power Rankings are based on proprietary analysis of NCSA Favorites data obtained from the college search activity of the over 3 million student-athletes on the NCSA recruiting network, U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges general academic rankings, and the U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard graduation rates and average cost after aid.  

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NCAA Division 1
$53,529 Tuition
$11,496 Avg. Cost After Aid
55 Favorites
2 General Rank
4 Grad Rank
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2
NCAA Division 1
$36,159 Tuition
$12,352 Avg. Cost After Aid
37 Favorites
10 General Rank
10 Grad Rank
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3
NCAA Division 1
$28,659 Tuition
$6,302 Avg. Cost After Aid
32 Favorites
10 General Rank
15 Grad Rank
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4
NCAA Division 1
$51,200 Tuition
$15,336 Avg. Cost After Aid
34 Favorites
7 General Rank
6 Grad Rank
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5
NCAA Division 1
$18,786 Tuition
$9,789 Avg. Cost After Aid
115 Favorites
27 General Rank
33 Grad Rank
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6
NCAA Division 1
$31,120 Tuition
$13,649 Avg. Cost After Aid
57 Favorites
23 General Rank
19 Grad Rank
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7
NCAA Division 1
$51,925 Tuition
$15,386 Avg. Cost After Aid
27 Favorites
1 General Rank
2 Grad Rank
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8
NCAA Division 1
$52,070 Tuition
$19,432 Avg. Cost After Aid
43 Favorites
6 General Rank
7 Grad Rank
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9
NCAA Division 1
$44,169 Tuition
$14,232 Avg. Cost After Aid
34 Favorites
15 General Rank
18 Grad Rank
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10
NCAA Division 1
$44,145 Tuition
$15,884 Avg. Cost After Aid
42 Favorites
10 General Rank
31 Grad Rank
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11
NCAA Division 1
$44,249 Tuition
$14,669 Avg. Cost After Aid
28 Favorites
17 General Rank
21 Grad Rank
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12
NCAA Division 2
$55,500 Tuition
$17,549 Avg. Cost After Aid
18 Favorites
2 General Rank
1 Grad Rank
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13
NCAA Division 1
$43,481 Tuition
$14,783 Avg. Cost After Aid
30 Favorites
17 General Rank
27 Grad Rank
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14
NCAA Division 1
$33,794 Tuition
$14,739 Avg. Cost After Aid
21 Favorites
17 General Rank
11 Grad Rank
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15
NCAA Division 1
$44,007 Tuition
$15,329 Avg. Cost After Aid
14 Favorites
7 General Rank
8 Grad Rank
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16
NCAA Division 1
$38,550 Tuition
$20,008 Avg. Cost After Aid
89 Favorites
38 General Rank
30 Grad Rank
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17
NCAA Division 1
$38,326 Tuition
$18,023 Avg. Cost After Aid
27 Favorites
17 General Rank
23 Grad Rank
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18
NCAA Division 1
$38,602 Tuition
$19,057 Avg. Cost After Aid
67 Favorites
33 General Rank
42 Grad Rank
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19
NCAA Division 1
$29,220 Tuition
$16,458 Avg. Cost After Aid
43 Favorites
41 General Rank
41 Grad Rank
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20
NCAA Division 1
$38,166 Tuition
$13,297 Avg. Cost After Aid
21 Favorites
29 General Rank
28 Grad Rank
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21
NAIA
$58,195 Tuition
$29,528 Avg. Cost After Aid
31 Favorites
9 General Rank
9 Grad Rank
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22
NCAA Division 1
$28,794 Tuition
$13,986 Avg. Cost After Aid
21 Favorites
23 General Rank
39 Grad Rank
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23
NAIA
$17,324 Tuition
$8,355 Avg. Cost After Aid
55 Favorites
68 General Rank
59 Grad Rank
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24
NCAA Division 1
$36,512 Tuition
$13,253 Avg. Cost After Aid
24 Favorites
33 General Rank
49 Grad Rank
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25
NAIA
$58,031 Tuition
$27,020 Avg. Cost After Aid
17 Favorites
4 General Rank
3 Grad Rank
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26
NCAA Division 2
$18,714 Tuition
$9,622 Avg. Cost After Aid
34 Favorites
55 General Rank
65 Grad Rank
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27
NCAA Division 1
$36,891 Tuition
$19,045 Avg. Cost After Aid
20 Favorites
29 General Rank
20 Grad Rank
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28
NAIA
$37,785 Tuition
$17,708 Avg. Cost After Aid
11 Favorites
21 General Rank
16 Grad Rank
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29
NCAA Division 3
$32,264 Tuition
$15,880 Avg. Cost After Aid
10 Favorites
22 General Rank
25 Grad Rank
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30
NCAA Division 3
$53,308 Tuition
$39,772 Avg. Cost After Aid
21 Favorites
10 General Rank
26 Grad Rank
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31
NCAA Division 2
$36,615 Tuition
$16,461 Avg. Cost After Aid
35 Favorites
59 General Rank
61 Grad Rank
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32
NCAA Division 1
$33,325 Tuition
$17,740 Avg. Cost After Aid
16 Favorites
33 General Rank
35 Grad Rank
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33
NCAA Division 1
$23,833 Tuition
$21,595 Avg. Cost After Aid
30 Favorites
47 General Rank
38 Grad Rank
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34
NCAA Division 1
$31,664 Tuition
$18,825 Avg. Cost After Aid
65 Favorites
68 General Rank
72 Grad Rank
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35
NCAA Division 1
$49,250 Tuition
$36,811 Avg. Cost After Aid
33 Favorites
43 General Rank
37 Grad Rank
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36
NAIA
$31,124 Tuition
$24,104 Avg. Cost After Aid
36 Favorites
59 General Rank
48 Grad Rank
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37
NCAA Division 1
$32,835 Tuition
$21,198 Avg. Cost After Aid
12 Favorites
38 General Rank
22 Grad Rank
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38
NCAA Division 1
$35,514 Tuition
$27,372 Avg. Cost After Aid
43 Favorites
32 General Rank
83 Grad Rank
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39
NCAA Division 3
$33,928 Tuition
$20,509 Avg. Cost After Aid
44 Favorites
86 General Rank
56 Grad Rank
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40
NCAA Division 1
$55,440 Tuition
$29,990 Avg. Cost After Aid
8 Favorites
10 General Rank
14 Grad Rank
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41
NCAA Division 2
$22,216 Tuition
$13,920 Avg. Cost After Aid
13 Favorites
50 General Rank
67 Grad Rank
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42
NCAA Division 1
$33,746 Tuition
$27,938 Avg. Cost After Aid
13 Favorites
29 General Rank
36 Grad Rank
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43
NCAA Division 1
$29,106 Tuition
$22,169 Avg. Cost After Aid
13 Favorites
47 General Rank
29 Grad Rank
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44
NCAA Division 1
$43,745 Tuition
$18,186 Avg. Cost After Aid
22 Favorites
68 General Rank
60 Grad Rank
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45
NCAA Division 1
$22,467 Tuition
$10,274 Avg. Cost After Aid
92 Favorites
147 General Rank
70 Grad Rank
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46
NCAA Division 2
$56,560 Tuition
$36,222 Avg. Cost After Aid
17 Favorites
33 General Rank
45 Grad Rank
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47
NCAA Division 1
$55,280 Tuition
$41,027 Avg. Cost After Aid
9 Favorites
23 General Rank
11 Grad Rank
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48
NCAA Division 1
$39,766 Tuition
$19,173 Avg. Cost After Aid
11 Favorites
43 General Rank
46 Grad Rank
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49
NCAA Division 1
$53,506 Tuition
$31,093 Avg. Cost After Aid
7 Favorites
23 General Rank
13 Grad Rank
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50
NCAA Division 1
$29,428 Tuition
$11,706 Avg. Cost After Aid
73 Favorites
86 General Rank
134 Grad Rank
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51
NCAA Division 2
$35,710 Tuition
$17,220 Avg. Cost After Aid
10 Favorites
53 General Rank
47 Grad Rank
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52
NCAA Division 1
$56,030 Tuition
$29,522 Avg. Cost After Aid
6 Favorites
15 General Rank
17 Grad Rank
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53
NCAA Division 1
$36,718 Tuition
$15,016 Avg. Cost After Aid
36 Favorites
68 General Rank
124 Grad Rank
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54
NCAA Division 1
$24,508 Tuition
$15,496 Avg. Cost After Aid
19 Favorites
91 General Rank
62 Grad Rank
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55
NCAA Division 1
$19,390 Tuition
$14,788 Avg. Cost After Aid
51 Favorites
147 General Rank
68 Grad Rank
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56
NCAA Division 1
$35,710 Tuition
$22,501 Avg. Cost After Aid
8 Favorites
33 General Rank
40 Grad Rank
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57
NCAA Division 1
$30,680 Tuition
$17,127 Avg. Cost After Aid
62 Favorites
103 General Rank
115 Grad Rank
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58
NCAA Division 1
$36,571 Tuition
$37,230 Avg. Cost After Aid
7 Favorites
43 General Rank
24 Grad Rank
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59
NCAA Division 1
$38,318 Tuition
$21,680 Avg. Cost After Aid
24 Favorites
59 General Rank
97 Grad Rank
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60
NCAA Division 1
$51,930 Tuition
$46,949 Avg. Cost After Aid
6 Favorites
27 General Rank
33 Grad Rank
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61
NCAA Division 1
$5,790 Tuition
$13,322 Avg. Cost After Aid
3 Favorites
41 General Rank
51 Grad Rank
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62
NCAA Division 1
$43,936 Tuition
$29,756 Avg. Cost After Aid
7 Favorites
43 General Rank
43 Grad Rank
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63
NCAA Division 1
$28,348 Tuition
$16,001 Avg. Cost After Aid
12 Favorites
91 General Rank
79 Grad Rank
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64
NCAA Division 1
$18,857 Tuition
$8,414 Avg. Cost After Aid
39 Favorites
83 General Rank
173 Grad Rank
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65
NCAA Division 1
$19,732 Tuition
$14,928 Avg. Cost After Aid
17 Favorites
67 General Rank
131 Grad Rank
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66
NCAA Division 1
$56,691 Tuition
$24,664 Avg. Cost After Aid
1 Favorites
4 General Rank
5 Grad Rank
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67
NCAA Division 1
$25,100 Tuition
$14,016 Avg. Cost After Aid
50 Favorites
147 General Rank
118 Grad Rank
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68
NCAA Division 1
$34,510 Tuition
$20,019 Avg. Cost After Aid
7 Favorites
62 General Rank
69 Grad Rank
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69
NCAA Division 1
$19,248 Tuition
$9,979 Avg. Cost After Aid
28 Favorites
88 General Rank
176 Grad Rank
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70
NCAA Division 1
$21,336 Tuition
$19,678 Avg. Cost After Aid
5 Favorites
77 General Rank
54 Grad Rank
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71
NCAA Division 1
$19,276 Tuition
$12,734 Avg. Cost After Aid
4 Favorites
57 General Rank
93 Grad Rank
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72
NCAA Division 1
$29,882 Tuition
$23,521 Avg. Cost After Aid
7 Favorites
68 General Rank
64 Grad Rank
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73
NCAA Division 1
$42,316 Tuition
$28,466 Avg. Cost After Aid
13 Favorites
77 General Rank
89 Grad Rank
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74
NCAA Division 1
$28,034 Tuition
$18,918 Avg. Cost After Aid
16 Favorites
91 General Rank
114 Grad Rank
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75
NAIA
$27,296 Tuition
$20,946 Avg. Cost After Aid
6 Favorites
62 General Rank
78 Grad Rank
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76
NCAA Division 1
$32,850 Tuition
$29,673 Avg. Cost After Aid
14 Favorites
119 General Rank
58 Grad Rank
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77
NCAA Division 1
$46,550 Tuition
$33,375 Avg. Cost After Aid
4 Favorites
54 General Rank
44 Grad Rank
Favorite
78
NCAA Division 1
$25,162 Tuition
$11,606 Avg. Cost After Aid
33 Favorites
99 General Rank
200 Grad Rank
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79
NCAA Division 1
$54,516 Tuition
$34,914 Avg. Cost After Aid
10 Favorites
68 General Rank
94 Grad Rank
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80
NAIA
$33,490 Tuition
$20,763 Avg. Cost After Aid
12 Favorites
81 General Rank
129 Grad Rank
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81
NCAA Division 1
$20,400 Tuition
$16,953 Avg. Cost After Aid
31 Favorites
147 General Rank
135 Grad Rank
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82
NCAA Division 3
$34,882 Tuition
$24,707 Avg. Cost After Aid
18 Favorites
77 General Rank
138 Grad Rank
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83
NCAA Division 1
$47,630 Tuition
$23,568 Avg. Cost After Aid
8 Favorites
50 General Rank
122 Grad Rank
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84
NCAA Division 1
$49,830 Tuition
$38,869 Avg. Cost After Aid
2 Favorites
47 General Rank
32 Grad Rank
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85
NCAA Division 1
$30,622 Tuition
$18,668 Avg. Cost After Aid
14 Favorites
147 General Rank
90 Grad Rank
Favorite
86
NAIA
$18,296 Tuition
$17,646 Avg. Cost After Aid
5 Favorites
74 General Rank
107 Grad Rank
Favorite
87
NAIA
$28,639 Tuition
$15,465 Avg. Cost After Aid
31 Favorites
194 General Rank
102 Grad Rank
Favorite
88
NCAA Division 1
$8,277 Tuition
$13,722 Avg. Cost After Aid
5 Favorites
62 General Rank
141 Grad Rank
Favorite
89
NCAA Division 1
$27,394 Tuition
$14,749 Avg. Cost After Aid
32 Favorites
94 General Rank
209 Grad Rank
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90
NCAA Division 1
$27,144 Tuition
$21,145 Avg. Cost After Aid
9 Favorites
103 General Rank
88 Grad Rank
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91
NCAA Division 1
$36,024 Tuition
$21,048 Avg. Cost After Aid
16 Favorites
147 General Rank
86 Grad Rank
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92
NCAA Division 1
$34,218 Tuition
$15,030 Avg. Cost After Aid
59 Favorites
183 General Rank
150 Grad Rank
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93
NCAA Division 1
$26,994 Tuition
$21,843 Avg. Cost After Aid
13 Favorites
147 General Rank
80 Grad Rank
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94
NCAA Division 2
$28,710 Tuition
$19,691 Avg. Cost After Aid
6 Favorites
62 General Rank
133 Grad Rank
Favorite
95
NCAA Division 1
$13,876 Tuition
$12,421 Avg. Cost After Aid
24 Favorites
94 General Rank
216 Grad Rank
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96
NCAA Division 1
$24,539 Tuition
$14,648 Avg. Cost After Aid
36 Favorites
204 General Rank
125 Grad Rank
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97
NCAA Division 3
$18,963 Tuition
$7,296 Avg. Cost After Aid
26 Favorites
183 General Rank
140 Grad Rank
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98
NCAA Division 1
$25,872 Tuition
$16,381 Avg. Cost After Aid
23 Favorites
183 General Rank
116 Grad Rank
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99
NCAA Division 1
$35,650 Tuition
$35,548 Avg. Cost After Aid
27 Favorites
183 General Rank
75 Grad Rank
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100
NCAA Division 1
$41,202 Tuition
$30,090 Avg. Cost After Aid
5 Favorites
103 General Rank
63 Grad Rank
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