Idaho In State Total Cost Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Idaho by In State Total Cost for 2023

Cheapest Colleges in Idaho by In State Total Cost

If you're looking for an affordable university and you are a resident of Idaho 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 Idaho 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 Idaho tuition ranking.

The most affordable four year colleges in Idaho are listed by one year's in state total cost list price for the 2021/2022 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 Idaho? Leading the colleges list is Brigham Young University Idaho in Rexburg with an in state total cost of $9,268.

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

Idaho's Cheapest Colleges by In State Total Cost
College In State Total Cost Rating Value
#1 Brigham Young University Idaho

Rexburg, Private Not For Profit

$9,268 39 73
#2 Idaho State University

Pocatello, Public Not For Profit

$16,212 NA NA
#3 Lewis Clark State College

Lewiston, Public Not For Profit

$16,242 NA NA
#4 University of Phoenix Idaho Campus

Meridian, Private For Profit

$17,795 NA NA
#5 University of Idaho

Moscow, Public Not For Profit

$19,182 51 73
#6 Brown Mackie College Boise

Boise, Private For Profit

$20,003 NA NA
#7 Broadview University

Meridian, Private For Profit

$20,174 NA NA
#8 Boise Bible College

Boise, Private Not For Profit

$20,820 42 46
#9 Boise State University

Boise, Public Not For Profit

$22,759 35 20
#10 Stevens Henager College

Boise, Private For Profit

$25,536 NA NA
#11 CollegeAmerica Stevens Henager College

Idaho Falls, Private For Profit

$25,536 NA NA
#12 Northwest Nazarene University

Nampa, Private Not For Profit

$45,254 40 27
#13 The College of Idaho

Caldwell, Private Not For Profit

$46,113 56 72