Cheapest Colleges in Indiana by In State Tuition

If you're looking for an affordable university and you are a resident of Indiana these are the least expensive in state colleges to consider.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published in state tuition. It's important to research the typical financial aid package offered by a school, the average net price actually paid and most importantly the quality of education you receive for your tuition dollar. Sometimes a school which appears cheap based on list price can be a poor relative value if it can't award competitive financial aid or doesn't offer a quality education. The list below is a ranking on published in state tuition with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeCalc best value colleges in Indiana list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

The most affordable four year colleges in Indiana are listed by one year's in state tuition list price for the 2016/2017 school year.

What is the cheapest college in Indiana? Leading the colleges list is Vincennes University in Vincennes with an in state tuition of $5,122.

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.

Indiana's Cheapest Colleges by In State Tuition
In State Tuition College Rating $Value
In State Tuition
1) Vincennes University
Vincennes, Public Not For Profit
n/a n/a
In State Tuition
2) Indiana University Kokomo
Kokomo, Public Not For Profit
28 69
In State Tuition
3) Indiana University South Bend
South Bend, Public Not For Profit
24 59
In State Tuition
4) Indiana University Northwest
Gary, Public Not For Profit
22 67
In State Tuition
5) Indiana University Southeast
New Albany, Public Not For Profit
20 43
In State Tuition
6) Indiana University East
Richmond, Public Not For Profit
34 76
In State Tuition
7) Purdue University Calumet Campus
Hammond, Public Not For Profit
34 68
In State Tuition
8) Purdue University North Central Campus
Westville, Public Not For Profit
39 80
In State Tuition
9) University of Southern Indiana
Evansville, Public Not For Profit
38 66
In State Tuition
10) Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne
Fort Wayne, Public Not For Profit
27 58
In State Tuition
11) Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Indianapolis, Public Not For Profit
42 73
In State Tuition
12) Indiana State University
Terre Haute, Public Not For Profit
22 48
In State Tuition
13) Ball State University
Muncie, Public Not For Profit
64 80
In State Tuition
14) Indiana University Bloomington
Bloomington, Public Not For Profit
67 82
In State Tuition
15) University of Phoenix Northwest Indiana Campus
Merrillville, Private For Profit
n/a n/a
In State Tuition
16) Purdue University Main Campus
West Lafayette, Public Not For Profit
80 83
In State Tuition
17) University of Phoenix Indianapolis Campus
Indianapolis, Private For Profit
n/a n/a
In State Tuition
18) Trine University Regional/Non Traditional Campuses
Fort Wayne, Private Not For Profit
n/a n/a
In State Tuition
19) Mid America College of Funeral Service
Jeffersonville, Private Not For Profit
n/a n/a
In State Tuition
20) Brown Mackie College Michigan City
Michigan City, Private For Profit
n/a n/a