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Most Expensive Colleges in California by Out of State Tuition

The highest priced four year colleges in California are listed by one year's out of state tuition list price for the 2017/2018 school year.

What is the most expensive college in California? Leading the colleges list is Harvey Mudd College in Claremont with an out of state tuition of $54,347.

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 2017-2018 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2017-2018 academic year.

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California's Most Expensive Colleges by Out of State Tuition
Out of State Tuition College Rating $Value
$54,347
Out of State Tuition
1) Harvey Mudd College
Claremont, Private Not For Profit
97 65
$53,448
Out of State Tuition
2) University of Southern California
Los Angeles, Private Not For Profit
97 67
$52,748
Out of State Tuition
3) Scripps College
Claremont, Private Not For Profit
- -
$52,580
Out of State Tuition
4) Claremont McKenna College
Claremont, Private Not For Profit
97 75
$52,260
Out of State Tuition
5) Occidental College
Los Angeles, Private Not For Profit
90 63
$51,964
Out of State Tuition
6) Pitzer College
Claremont, Private Not For Profit
- -
$51,740
Out of State Tuition
7) Pepperdine University
Malibu, Private Not For Profit
91 69
$50,720
Out of State Tuition
8) Pomona College
Claremont, Private Not For Profit
98 80
$50,210
Out of State Tuition
9) Chapman University
Orange, Private Not For Profit
82 57
$49,233
Out of State Tuition
10) Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, Private Not For Profit
89 59
$48,987
Out of State Tuition
11) Stanford University
Stanford, Private Not For Profit
99 81
$48,111
Out of State Tuition
12) California Institute of Technology
Pasadena, Private Not For Profit
98 72
$47,722
Out of State Tuition
13) University of Redlands
Redlands, Private Not For Profit
63 51
$47,100
Out of State Tuition
14) University of San Diego
San Diego, Private Not For Profit
84 61
$46,830
Out of State Tuition
15) California Institute of the Arts
Valencia, Private Not For Profit
- -
$46,776
Out of State Tuition
16) California College of the Arts
Oakland, Private Not For Profit
- -
$45,786
Out of State Tuition
17) University of the Pacific
Stockton, Private Not For Profit
74 55
$45,760
Out of State Tuition
18) University of San Francisco
San Francisco, Private Not For Profit
68 51
$45,720
Out of State Tuition
19) Whittier College
Whittier, Private Not For Profit
57 57
$45,536
Out of State Tuition
20) Saint Marys College of California
Moraga, Private Not For Profit
58 43