U.S. Out of State Tuition Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in America by Out of State Tuition for 2022

Most Expensive Colleges in America by Out of State Tuition

The highest priced four year colleges in America are listed by one year's out of state tuition list price for the 2020/2021 school year.

What is the most expensive college in America? Leading the colleges list is Franklin and Marshall College in Lancaster with an out of state tuition of $60,872.

Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc rating of a college's overall academics and effectiveness. The score ranges from zero to one hundred, with fifty being the median for all eligible colleges. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average price paid by students. 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 2020/2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2020/2021 academic year.

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America's Most Expensive Colleges by Out of State Tuition
College Out of State Tuition Rating Value
#41 Skidmore College

New York, Private

$57,066 87 95
#42 Scripps College

California, Private

$56,970 90 85
#43 Colby College

Maine, Private

$56,930 91 98
#44 University of Richmond

Virginia, Private

$56,860 91 96
#45 Boston University

Massachusetts, Private

$56,854 84 94
#46 Chapman University

California, Private

$56,830 80 57
#47 Villanova University

Pennsylvania, Private

$56,730 84 78
#48 Wake Forest University

North Carolina, Private

$56,722 NA NA
#49 Trinity College

Connecticut, Private

$56,380 NA NA
#50 Washington University in St Louis

Missouri, Private

$56,300 96 97
#51 Claremont McKenna College

California, Private

$56,190 95 98
#52 Grinnell College

Iowa, Private

$56,188 89 94
#53 Washington and Lee University

Virginia, Private

$56,170 93 96
#54 Jewish Theological Seminary of America

New York, Private

$56,128 93 67
#55 Sarah Lawrence College

New York, Private

$56,020 78 63
#56 Occidental College

California, Private

$55,980 85 80
#57 Dickinson College

Pennsylvania, Private

$55,948 NA NA
#58 Wheaton College

Massachusetts, Private

$55,904 71 89
#59 Duke University

North Carolina, Private

$55,880 98 98
#60 Bowdoin College

Maine, Private

$55,822 NA NA