Idaho Out of State Tuition Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Idaho by Out of State Tuition for 2022

Cheapest Colleges in Idaho by Out of State Tuition

If you're looking for an affordable university in Idaho but aren't a state resident, these are the least expensive out of state colleges to consider. Additionally, if you are a foreign citizen and cannot qualify for in-state tuition, these are the cheapest universities in Idaho for international students.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published out of state tuition. 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 out of state tuition 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.

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

What is the cheapest college in Idaho? Leading the colleges list is Brigham Young University Idaho in Rexburg with an out of state tuition of $4,300.

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.

Idaho's Cheapest Colleges by Out of State Tuition
College Out of State Tuition Rating Value
#1 Brigham Young University Idaho

Rexburg, Private Not For Profit

$4,300 40 76
#2 University of Phoenix Idaho Campus

Meridian, Private For Profit

$9,965 NA NA
#3 Brown Mackie College Boise

Boise, Private For Profit

$12,132 NA NA
#4 Boise Bible College

Boise, Private Not For Profit

$12,450 38 36
#5 Broadview University

Meridian, Private For Profit

$13,500 NA NA
#6 Stevens Henager College

Boise, Private For Profit

$16,600 NA NA
#7 CollegeAmerica Stevens Henager College

Idaho Falls, Private For Profit

$16,600 NA NA
#8 Lewis Clark State College

Lewiston, Public Not For Profit

$20,238 NA NA
#9 Boise State University

Boise, Public Not For Profit

$22,452 38 28
#10 Idaho State University

Pocatello, Public Not For Profit

$22,550 NA NA
#11 University of Idaho

Moscow, Public Not For Profit

$25,418 52 75
#12 The College of Idaho

Caldwell, Private Not For Profit

$32,100 54 71
#13 Northwest Nazarene University

Nampa, Private Not For Profit

$32,130 38 22