Illinois Out of State Total Cost Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Illinois by Out of State Total Cost for 2021

Most Expensive Colleges in Illinois by Out of State Total Cost

The highest priced four year colleges in Illinois are listed by one year's out of state total cost list price for the 2018/2019 school year. Total cost includes tuition, room and board or estimated off campus living expenses, books and supplies and other fees.

What is the most expensive college in Illinois? Leading the colleges list is University of Chicago in Chicago with an out of state total cost of $79,356.

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 2019/2020 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2019/2020 academic year.

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Illinois' Most Expensive Colleges by Out of State Total Cost
College Out of State Total Cost Rating Value
#21 Lewis University

Romeoville, Private Not For Profit

$45,750 63 83
#22 Columbia College Chicago

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$45,356 NA NA
#23 Roosevelt University

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$45,299 61 68
#24 Trinity International University

Deerfield, Private Not For Profit

$45,028 56 74
#25 University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

Champaign, Public Not For Profit

$44,944 77 94
#26 Robert Morris University Illinois

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$44,865 NA NA
#27 University of St Francis

Joliet, Private Not For Profit

$44,810 61 87
#28 Concordia University Chicago

River Forest, Private Not For Profit

$44,076 54 80
#29 American Academy of Art

Chicago, Private For Profit

$43,224 NA NA
#30 Illinois College

Jacksonville, Private Not For Profit

$43,114 NA NA
#31 Rockford College

Rockford, Private Not For Profit

$42,794 47 38
#32 McKendree University

Lebanon, Private Not For Profit

$42,560 55 65
#33 Trinity Christian College

Palos Heights, Private Not For Profit

$42,225 63 71
#34 North Park University

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$41,750 56 62
#35 University of Illinois at Chicago

Chicago, Public Not For Profit

$41,445 68 88
#36 Judson University

Elgin, Private Not For Profit

$41,430 57 80
#37 Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Carbondale, Public Not For Profit

$41,082 61 76
#38 Quincy University

Quincy, Private Not For Profit

$40,950 44 60
#39 Eureka College

Eureka, Private Not For Profit

$38,620 45 27
#40 VanderCook College of Music

Chicago, Private Not For Profit

$38,470 32 11