Four Year Colleges in Pennsylvania

The 2021 Directory of Pennsylvania Four Year Colleges and Costs

Pennsylvania Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2021

How much does it cost to attend four year college in Pennsylvania?   The average annual in-state four year college tuition in Pennsylvania was $27,708 for the 2019-2020 academic year. This is a change of $60 from the 2018-2019 average of $27,648 and represents a 0.22% annual increase. The list of Pennsylvania four year colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 129 four year colleges and universities in Pennsylvania, the most popular being Penn State Main Campus with 45,140 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $17,416. Franklin and Marshall College is the most expensive four year school in Pennsylvania with an in-state tuition of $58,615.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania or cheap Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
DeSales University

Center Valley, Pennsylvania

$37,200 62 57
DeVry University Pennsylvania

Fort Washington, Pennsylvania

$15,835 NA NA
Dickinson College

Carlisle, Pennsylvania

$55,948 NA NA
Drexel University

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$52,146 76 68
Duquesne University

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

$39,992 67 60
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

East Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania

$8,504 33 3
Eastern University

Saint Davids, Pennsylvania

$33,304 60 72
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

Edinboro, Pennsylvania

$7,716 34 6
Elizabethtown College

Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania

$32,000 68 93
Franklin and Marshall College

Lancaster, Pennsylvania

$58,615 NA NA
Gannon University

Erie, Pennsylvania

$32,270 57 66
Geneva College

Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania

$27,670 61 76
Gettysburg College

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

$56,390 NA NA
Gratz College

Melrose Park, Pennsylvania

$18,792 NA NA
Gwynedd Mercy College

Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania

$33,800 57 55
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

$23,900 NA NA
Haverford College

Haverford, Pennsylvania

$56,200 92 98
Holy Family University

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$29,990 48 56
Immaculata University

Immaculata, Pennsylvania

$26,500 52 22
Indiana University of Pennsylvania Main Campus

Indiana, Pennsylvania

$9,570 32 2