Indiana Academic Quality per Dollar Ranking

The Best Value Colleges in Indiana by Academic Quality per Dollar for 2021

Best Value Colleges in Indiana by Academic Quality per Dollar

These are the Indiana schools which appear on CollegeCalc's Best Value Colleges in America ranking and represent the colleges providing the finest education balanced against an affordable average net price. The best value in Indiana ranking goes to University of Notre Dame with a 92nd percentile national academic rank for a comparatively affordable $30,536 average net price.

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.

Indiana's Best Value Colleges by Academic Quality per Dollar
College Net Price Rating Value
#1 University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, Private Not For Profit

$30,536 92 95
#2 Purdue University Main Campus

West Lafayette, Public Not For Profit

$12,684 80 93
#3 DePauw University

Greencastle, Private Not For Profit

$29,557 80 92
#4 Indiana University Bloomington

Bloomington, Public Not For Profit

$13,036 71 89
#5 Saint Mary's College

Notre Dame, Private Not For Profit

$26,906 71 85
#6 Indiana Wesleyan University

Marion, Private Not For Profit

$21,619 67 80
#7 Rose Hulman Institute of Technology

Terre Haute, Private Not For Profit

$45,356 77 42
#8 Butler University

Indianapolis, Private Not For Profit

$39,923 72 40