Indiana In State Total Cost Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Indiana by In State Total Cost for 2022

Cheapest Colleges in Indiana by In State Total Cost

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

The most affordable four year colleges in Indiana are listed by one year's in state total cost list price for the 2020/2021 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 Indiana? Leading the colleges list is University of Phoenix Northwest Indiana Campus in Merrillville with an in state total cost of $9,859.

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.

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Indiana's Cheapest Colleges by In State Total Cost
College In State Total Cost Rating Value
#41 Indiana Institute of Technology

Fort Wayne, Private Not For Profit

$38,416 NA NA
#42 Indiana Wesleyan University

Marion, Private Not For Profit

$38,586 65 76
#43 Bethel College Mishawaka

Mishawaka, Private Not For Profit

$40,416 NA NA
#44 Saint Josephs College

Rensselaer, Private Not For Profit

$40,460 40 51
#45 University of Saint Francis Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne, Private Not For Profit

$43,960 47 54
#46 Saint Mary of the Woods College

Saint Mary of the Woods, Private Not For Profit

$43,990 44 67
#47 Anderson University

Anderson, Private Not For Profit

$44,340 55 55
#48 University of Indianapolis

Indianapolis, Private Not For Profit

$44,380 46 52
#49 Manchester University

North Manchester, Private Not For Profit

$45,558 NA NA
#50 Franklin College

Franklin, Private Not For Profit

$45,700 47 53
#51 Holy Cross College

Notre Dame, Private Not For Profit

$46,000 43 21
#52 Trine University

Angola, Private Not For Profit

$46,070 46 31
#53 Goshen College

Goshen, Private Not For Profit

$47,320 65 92
#54 Marian University

Indianapolis, Private Not For Profit

$48,160 NA NA
#55 Taylor University

Upland, Private Not For Profit

$48,199 NA NA
#56 University of Evansville

Evansville, Private Not For Profit

$52,976 NA NA
#57 Hanover College

Hanover, Private Not For Profit

$53,150 62 84
#58 Valparaiso University

Valparaiso, Private Not For Profit

$57,106 63 85
#59 Wabash College

Crawfordsville, Private Not For Profit

$57,700 78 95
#60 Butler University

Indianapolis, Private Not For Profit

$58,780 70 30