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Most Expensive Colleges in America by In State Tuition

The highest priced four year colleges in America are listed by one year's in state tuition list price for the 2016/2017 school year.

What is the most expensive college in America? Leading the colleges list is Columbia University in the City of New York in New York with an in state tuition of $52,478.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our rating methodology.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2016-2017 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2016-2017 academic year.

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America's Most Expensive Colleges by In State Tuition
In State Tuition College Rating $Value
$52,478
In State Tuition
1) Columbia University in the City of New York
New York, Private Not For Profit
98 78
$52,383
In State Tuition
2) Harvey Mudd College
California, Private Not For Profit
97 65
$52,320
In State Tuition
3) Vassar College
New York, Private Not For Profit
96 79
$52,190
In State Tuition
4) Franklin and Marshall College
Pennsylvania, Private Not For Profit
- -
$51,875
In State Tuition
5) George Washington University
District Of Columbia, Private Not For Profit
92 64
$51,850
In State Tuition
6) Reed College
Oregon, Private Not For Profit
94 80
$51,735
In State Tuition
7) Bard College at Simon's Rock
Massachusetts, Private Not For Profit
- -
$51,676
In State Tuition
8) Bucknell University
Pennsylvania, Private Not For Profit
94 64
$51,635
In State Tuition
9) Colgate University
New York, Private Not For Profit
96 77
$51,620
In State Tuition
10) Amherst College
Massachusetts, Private Not For Profit
98 85
$51,490
In State Tuition
11) Williams College
Massachusetts, Private Not For Profit
97 79
$51,442
In State Tuition
12) University of Southern California
California, Private Not For Profit
97 67
$51,324
In State Tuition
13) Oberlin College
Ohio, Private Not For Profit
95 59
$51,304
In State Tuition
14) Tufts University
Massachusetts, Private Not For Profit
97 73
$51,225
In State Tuition
15) Union College
New York, Private Not For Profit
- -
$51,196
In State Tuition
16) Sarah Lawrence College
New York, Private Not For Profit
84 57
$51,196
In State Tuition
17) Carnegie Mellon University
Pennsylvania, Private Not For Profit
96 65
$50,997
In State Tuition
18) University of Chicago
Illinois, Private Not For Profit
99 65
$50,860
In State Tuition
19) Gettysburg College
Pennsylvania, Private Not For Profit
- -
$50,830
In State Tuition
20) St Lawrence University
New York, Private Not For Profit
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