Open Admissions Colleges in Pennsylvania

The 2023 Directory of Pennsylvania Open Admissions Colleges and Costs

Pennsylvania Open Admissions Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

Open admissions means that any prospective student who has completed high school or attained a GED certificate may enroll in classes. A qualifying GPA or standardized test scores (SAT or ACT) scores are not necessary for to attend these schools with open admissions policies.

How much does it cost to attend open admissions college in Pennsylvania?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Pennsylvania was $23,916 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is a change of ($47) from the 2019-2020 average of $23,963 and represents a -0.2% annual decline. The list of Pennsylvania open admissions colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 53 open admissions colleges and universities in Pennsylvania, the most popular being Community College of Allegheny County with 3,791 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $7,080. Valley Forge Military College is the most expensive open admissions school in Pennsylvania with an in-state tuition of $30,975.

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 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Explore Pennsylvania Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Antonelli Institute

Erdenheim, Pennsylvania

$19,890 NA NA
Berks Technical Institute

Wyomissing, Pennsylvania

$10,260 NA NA
Bucks County Community College

Newtown, Pennsylvania

$7,920 NA NA
Butler County Community College

Butler, Pennsylvania

$6,890 NA NA
Cambria Rowe Business College Indiana

Indiana, Pennsylvania

$13,230 NA NA
Cambria Rowe Business College Johnstown

Johnstown, Pennsylvania

$13,230 NA NA
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania

Cheyney, Pennsylvania

$7,716 NA NA
Commonwealth Technical Institute

Johnstown, Pennsylvania

$7,564 NA NA
Community College of Allegheny County

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

$7,080 NA NA
Community College of Beaver County

Monaca, Pennsylvania

$10,200 NA NA
Community College of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$7,632 NA NA
Dean Institute of Technology

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

$14,500 NA NA
Delaware County Community College

Media, Pennsylvania

$7,500 NA NA
Douglas Education Center

Monessen, Pennsylvania

$17,800 NA NA
Erie Business Center New Castle

New Castle, Pennsylvania

$6,270 NA NA
Erie Institute of Technology Inc

Erie, Pennsylvania

$12,356 NA NA
Fortis Institute Erie

Erie, Pennsylvania

$12,947 NA NA
Fortis Institute Forty Fort

Forty Fort, Pennsylvania

$16,738 NA NA
Gratz College

Melrose Park, Pennsylvania

$18,792 NA NA
Harrisburg Area Community College Harrisburg

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

$6,795 NA NA