Cheapest Colleges in Delaware by In State Total Cost

If you're looking for an affordable university and you are a resident of Delaware these are the least expensive in state colleges to consider.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published in state total cost. It's important to research the typical financial aid package offered by a school, the average net price actually paid and most importantly the quality of education you receive for your tuition dollar. Sometimes a school which appears cheap based on list price can be a poor relative value if it can't award competitive financial aid or doesn't offer a quality education. The list below is a ranking on published in state total cost with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeCalc best value colleges in Delaware list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

Total cost may factor in an estimated off-campus living expense if a school doens't provide housing. This estimate may vary widely by college. To view a rank by academic fees alone please see our Delaware tuition ranking.

The most affordable four year colleges in Delaware are listed by one year's in state total cost list price for the 2017/2018 school year. Total cost includes tuition, room and board or estimated off campus living expenses, books and supplies and other fees.

What is the cheapest college in Delaware? Leading the colleges list is University of Phoenix Delaware in Wilmington with an in state total cost of $16,400.

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 rating methodology.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2017-2018 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Delaware's Cheapest Colleges by In State Total Cost
In State Total Cost College Rating $Value
In State Total Cost
1) University of Phoenix Delaware
Wilmington, Private For Profit
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In State Total Cost
2) Wilmington University
New Castle, Private Not For Profit
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In State Total Cost
3) Delaware State University
Dover, Public Not For Profit
40 68
In State Total Cost
4) Widener University Delaware Campus
Wilmington, Private Not For Profit
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In State Total Cost
5) University of Delaware
Newark, Public Not For Profit
73 78
In State Total Cost
6) Goldey Beacom College
Wilmington, Private Not For Profit
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In State Total Cost
7) Wesley College
Dover, Private Not For Profit
29 27