Private Colleges in Ohio

The 2021 Directory of Ohio Private Colleges and Costs

Ohio Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2021

How much does it cost to attend private college in Ohio?   The average annual in-state four year, not for profit private college tuition in Ohio was $28,457 for the 2019-2020 academic year. This is a change of $417 from the 2018-2019 average of $28,040 and represents a 1.49% annual increase. The list of Ohio private colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 131 private colleges and universities in Ohio, the most popular being Case Western Reserve University with 10,662 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $50,450. Kenyon College is the most expensive private school in Ohio with an in-state tuition of $56,430.

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<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
Bluffton University

Bluffton, Ohio

$33,286 48 31
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