College Costs in Ohio

The 2021 Directory of Ohio Colleges and Prices

Ohio Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2021

How much does it cost to attend college in Ohio?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Ohio was $16,045 for the 2019-2020 academic year. This is $1,380 higher than the U.S. average and ranks Ohio in the middle of the pack as the 18th most expensive and 35th most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of ($510) from the 2018-2019 average of $16,555 and represents a -3.08% annual decline. The list of Ohio colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 190 colleges and universities in Ohio, the most popular being Ohio State University with 53,129 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $10,197. Kenyon College is the most expensive in Ohio with an in-state tuition of $56,430.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Ohio colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Ohio or cheap Ohio colleges guide.

<Academic 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 ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Ohio Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Allegheny Wesleyan College

Salem, Ohio

$6,800 NA NA
American Institute of Alternative Medicine

Columbus, Ohio

$12,558 NA NA
Antonelli College Cincinnati

Cincinnati, Ohio

$15,980 NA NA
Art Academy of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, Ohio

$32,445 40 17
Ashland University

Ashland, Ohio

$20,950 44 30
ATS Institute of Technology

Highland Heights, Ohio

$23,941 NA NA
Aultman College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Canton, Ohio

$17,850 NA NA
Baldwin Wallace College

Berea, Ohio

$33,530 62 75
Beckfield College Tri County

Springdale, Ohio

$12,780 NA NA
Belmont Technical College

Saint Clairsville, Ohio

$2,658 NA NA
Bluffton University

Bluffton, Ohio

$33,286 48 31
Bowling Green State University Firelands

Huron, Ohio

$4,800 NA NA
Bowling Green State University Main Campus

Bowling Green, Ohio

$9,278 41 20
Bradford School

Columbus, Ohio

$13,980 NA NA
Brown Mackie College Akron

Akron, Ohio

$11,592 NA NA
Brown Mackie College Cincinnati

Cincinnati, Ohio

$11,772 NA NA
Brown Mackie College Findlay

Findlay, Ohio

$11,772 NA NA
Brown Mackie College North Canton

Canton, Ohio

$11,772 NA NA
Bryant & Stratton College Cleveland

Cleveland, Ohio

$17,118 NA NA
Bryant and Stratton College Eastlake

Eastlake, Ohio

$17,603 NA NA
Bryant and Stratton College Parma

Parma, Ohio

$17,679 NA NA
Capital University

Columbus, Ohio

$36,552 55 70
Case Western Reserve University

Cleveland, Ohio

$50,450 87 89
Cedarville University

Cedarville, Ohio

$31,122 62 62
Central Ohio Technical College

Newark, Ohio

$4,656 NA NA
Central State University

Wilberforce, Ohio

$4,306 18 6
Chamberlain College of Nursing Ohio

Columbus, Ohio

$18,495 NA NA
Chancellor University

Seven Hills, Ohio

$11,550 NA NA
Chatfield College

Saint Martin, Ohio

$11,875 NA NA
Cincinnati Christian University

Cincinnati, Ohio

$16,880 NA NA
Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science

Cincinnati, Ohio

$17,625 NA NA
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College

Cincinnati, Ohio

$3,933 NA NA
Clark State Community College

Springfield, Ohio

$3,176 NA NA
Cleveland Institute of Art

Cleveland, Ohio

$40,480 56 28
Cleveland Institute of Music

Cleveland, Ohio

$40,000 NA NA
Cleveland State University

Cleveland, Ohio

$10,745 38 13
College of Mount St. Joseph

Cincinnati, Ohio

$30,100 47 50
Columbus College of Art and Design

Columbus, Ohio

$35,880 51 28
Columbus State Community College

Columbus, Ohio

$4,588 NA NA
Cuyahoga Community College District

Cleveland, Ohio

$4,322 NA NA
Davis College

Toledo, Ohio

$12,600 NA NA
Daymar College Chillicothe

Chillicothe, Ohio

$17,000 NA NA
Daymar College Jackson

Jackson, Ohio

$17,000 NA NA
Daymar College Lancaster

Lancaster, Ohio

$20,500 NA NA
Daymar College New Boston

New Boston, Ohio

$15,000 NA NA
Defiance College

Defiance, Ohio

$32,500 41 15
Denison University

Granville, Ohio

$52,620 80 79
DeVry University Ohio

Columbus, Ohio

$15,835 NA NA
Eastern Gateway Community College

Steubenville, Ohio

$3,960 NA NA
Edison State Community College

Piqua, Ohio

$4,060 NA NA
ETI Technical College

Niles, Ohio

$9,962 NA NA
Fortis College Centeville

Centerville, Ohio

$13,615 NA NA
Fortis College Cincinnati

Cincinnati, Ohio

$13,728 NA NA
Fortis College Columbus

Westerville, Ohio

$26,931 NA NA
Fortis College Cuyahoga Falls

Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio

$12,901 NA NA
Fortis College Ravenna

Ravenna, Ohio

$13,590 NA NA
Franciscan University of Steubenville

Steubenville, Ohio

$28,420 57 32
Franklin University

Columbus, Ohio

$9,552 NA NA
Gallipolis Career College

Gallipolis, Ohio

$12,480 NA NA
Gods Bible School and College

Cincinnati, Ohio

$6,000 NA NA
Good Samaritan College of Nursing & Health Science

Cincinnati, Ohio

$13,605 NA NA
Harrison College Grove City

Grove City, Ohio

$14,400 NA NA
Heidelberg University

Tiffin, Ohio

$31,100 43 39
Herzing University Akron Campus

Akron, Ohio

$13,320 NA NA
Herzing University Toledo

Toledo, Ohio

$13,130 NA NA
Hiram College

Hiram, Ohio

$35,360 55 71
Hocking College

Nelsonville, Ohio

$3,696 NA NA
Hondros College

Westerville, Ohio

$17,768 NA NA
International College of Broadcasting

Dayton, Ohio

$14,560 NA NA
James A Rhodes State College

Lima, Ohio

$4,085 NA NA
John Carroll University

University Heights, Ohio

$41,230 62 70
Kent State University at Ashtabula

Ashtabula, Ohio

$5,999 NA NA
Kent State University at East Liverpool

East Liverpool, Ohio

$5,999 NA NA
Kent State University at Geauga

Burton, Ohio

$5,999 NA NA
Kent State University at Kent

Kent, Ohio

$10,602 37 13
Kent State University at Salem

Salem, Ohio

$5,999 NA NA
Kent State University at Stark

Canton, Ohio

$5,999 NA NA
Kent State University at Trumbull

Warren, Ohio

$5,999 NA NA
Kent State University at Tuscarawas

New Philadelphia, Ohio

$5,999 NA NA
Kenyon College

Gambier, Ohio

$56,430 86 84
Kettering College of Medical Arts

Kettering, Ohio

$13,392 63 56
Lake Erie College

Painesville, Ohio

$30,886 NA NA
Lakeland Community College

Kirtland, Ohio

$3,667 NA NA
Lincoln College of Technology Cleveland

Cleveland, Ohio

$11,895 NA NA
Lincoln College of Technology Columbus

Columbus, Ohio

$11,895 NA NA
Lincoln College of Technology Dayton

Dayton, Ohio

$11,895 NA NA
Lincoln College of Technology Franklin LCT

Franklin, Ohio

$11,895 NA NA
Lincoln College of Technology Toledo

Toledo, Ohio

$11,895 NA NA
Lincoln College of Technology Tri County

Cincinnati, Ohio

$11,895 NA NA
Lincoln College of Technology Vine Street

Cincinnati, Ohio

$11,895 NA NA
Lorain County Community College

Elyria, Ohio

$3,696 NA NA
Lourdes University

Sylvania, Ohio

$22,650 31 10
Malone University

Canton, Ohio

$30,800 56 75
Marietta College

Marietta, Ohio

$35,030 62 86
Marion Technical College

Marion, Ohio

$4,640 NA NA
Mercy College of Ohio

Toledo, Ohio

$13,350 54 21
Miami University

Oxford, Ohio

$12,879 69 64
Miami University Hamilton

Hamilton, Ohio

$5,669 NA NA
Miami University Middletown

Middletown, Ohio

$5,669 NA NA
Miami Jacobs Career College

Independence, Ohio

$10,440 NA NA
Miami Jacobs Career College Columbus

Columbus, Ohio

$10,440 NA NA
Miami Jacobs Career College Dayton

Dayton, Ohio

$10,440 NA NA
Miami Jacobs Career College Sharonville

Sharonville, Ohio

$10,440 NA NA
Miami Jacobs Career College Springboro

Springboro, Ohio

$10,440 NA NA
Miami Jacobs Career College Troy

Troy, Ohio

$10,440 NA NA
Mount Carmel College of Nursing

Columbus, Ohio

$13,857 61 36
Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Mount Vernon, Ohio

$30,154 53 64
Muskingum University

New Concord, Ohio

$28,100 40 35
National College Cincinnati

Cincinnati, Ohio

$14,832 NA NA
National College Columbus

Columbus, Ohio

$14,832 NA NA
National College Dayton

Kettering, Ohio

$15,732 NA NA
National College Stow

Stow, Ohio

$11,412 NA NA
National College Willoughby Hills

Willoughby Hills, Ohio

$11,412 NA NA
National College Youngstown

Youngstown, Ohio

$14,832 NA NA
North Central State College

Mansfield, Ohio

$4,998 NA NA
Northwest State Community College

Archbold, Ohio

$4,136 NA NA
Notre Dame College

Cleveland, Ohio

$29,460 26 9
Oberlin College

Oberlin, Ohio

$55,976 75 50
Ohio Business College Columbus

Columbus, Ohio

$8,460 NA NA
Ohio Business College Sandusky

Sandusky, Ohio

$8,820 NA NA
Ohio Business College Sheffield

Sheffield Village, Ohio

$8,820 NA NA
Ohio Christian University

Circleville, Ohio

$20,040 NA NA
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc

Akron, Ohio

$8,460 NA NA
Ohio Dominican University

Columbus, Ohio

$31,100 38 28
Ohio Mid Western College

Cincinnati, Ohio

$10,044 NA NA
Ohio Northern University

Ada, Ohio

$32,500 70 83
Ohio State University

Columbus, Ohio

$10,197 74 82
Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute

Wooster, Ohio

$7,638 NA NA
Ohio State University Lima Campus

Lima, Ohio

$7,676 NA NA
Ohio State University Mansfield Campus

Mansfield, Ohio

$7,676 NA NA
Ohio State University Marion Campus

Marion, Ohio

$7,676 NA NA
Ohio State University Newark Campus

Newark, Ohio

$7,676 NA NA
Ohio University Chillicothe Campus

Chillicothe, Ohio

$5,674 NA NA
Ohio University Eastern Campus

Saint Clairsville, Ohio

$5,674 NA NA
Ohio University Lancaster Campus

Lancaster, Ohio

$5,674 NA NA
Ohio University Main Campus

Athens, Ohio

$12,612 55 26
Ohio University Southern Campus

Ironton, Ohio

$5,674 NA NA
Ohio University Zanesville Campus

Zanesville, Ohio

$5,674 NA NA
Ohio Valley College of Technology

East Liverpool, Ohio

$11,421 NA NA
Ohio Wesleyan University

Delaware, Ohio

$46,870 NA NA
Otterbein University

Westerville, Ohio

$32,024 56 56
Owens Community College

Perrysburg, Ohio

$4,032 NA NA
Pontifical College Josephinum

Columbus, Ohio

$23,182 NA NA
Professional Skills Institute

Toledo, Ohio

$15,732 NA NA
Rabbinical College Telshe

Wickliffe, Ohio

$13,000 NA NA
Remington College Cleveland Campus

Cleveland, Ohio

$15,364 NA NA
Remington College Cleveland West Campus

North Olmsted, Ohio

$15,995 NA NA
Rosedale Bible College

Irwin, Ohio

$8,400 NA NA
School of Advertising Art Inc

Kettering, Ohio

$28,887 NA NA
Shawnee State University

Portsmouth, Ohio

$8,265 NA NA
Sinclair Community College

Dayton, Ohio

$3,409 NA NA
Southern State Community College

Hillsboro, Ohio

$4,682 NA NA
Stark State College

North Canton, Ohio

$3,036 NA NA
Stautzenberger College Brecksville

Brecksville, Ohio

$16,249 NA NA
Stautzenberger College Maumee

Maumee, Ohio

$16,249 NA NA
Terra State Community College

Fremont, Ohio

$4,224 NA NA
The Christ College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Cincinnati, Ohio

$14,821 NA NA
The College of Wooster

Wooster, Ohio

$51,550 70 86
The University of Findlay

Findlay, Ohio

$34,200 56 50
Tiffin University

Tiffin, Ohio

$25,710 NA NA
Tri State Bible College

South Point, Ohio

$8,400 NA NA
Trumbull Business College

Warren, Ohio

$11,532 NA NA
Union Institute & University

Cincinnati, Ohio

$13,080 NA NA
University of Akron Main Campus

Akron, Ohio

$9,371 41 16
University of Akron Wayne College

Orrville, Ohio

$5,940 NA NA
University of Cincinnati Clermont College

Batavia, Ohio

$4,898 NA NA
University of Cincinnati Main Campus

Cincinnati, Ohio

$9,982 61 38
University of Cincinnati Raymond Walters College

Blue Ash, Ohio

$5,274 NA NA
University of Dayton

Dayton, Ohio

$44,100 69 61
University of Mount Union

Alliance, Ohio

$31,300 50 42
University of Northwestern Ohio

Lima, Ohio

$10,350 NA NA
University of Phoenix Cincinnati Campus

West Chester, Ohio

$9,480 NA NA
University of Phoenix Cleveland Campus

Independence, Ohio

$11,056 NA NA
University of Phoenix Columbus Ohio Campus

Columbus, Ohio

$11,640 NA NA
University of Rio Grande

Rio Grande, Ohio

$26,821 NA NA
University of Toledo

Toledo, Ohio

$8,834 48 32
Urbana University

Urbana, Ohio

$23,700 NA NA
Ursuline College

Pepper Pike, Ohio

$33,120 54 81
Vatterott College Cleveland

Broadview Heights, Ohio

$10,587 NA NA
Virginia Marti College of Art and Design

Lakewood, Ohio

$18,900 NA NA
Walsh University

North Canton, Ohio

$29,330 52 62
Washington State Community College

Marietta, Ohio

$3,576 NA NA
Wilberforce University

Wilberforce, Ohio

$12,020 39 42
Wilmington College

Wilmington, Ohio

$25,900 32 6
Wittenberg University

Springfield, Ohio

$39,450 55 71
Wright State University Lake Campus

Celina, Ohio

$6,410 27 5
Wright State University Main Campus

Dayton, Ohio

$9,578 42 18
Xavier University

Cincinnati, Ohio

$40,220 66 51
Youngstown State University

Youngstown, Ohio

$9,211 30 22
Zane State College

Zanesville, Ohio

$5,070 NA NA