Indiana Out of State Tuition Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Indiana by Out of State Tuition for 2021

Cheapest Colleges in Indiana by Out of State Tuition

If you're looking for an affordable university in Indiana 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 Indiana 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 Indiana list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

The most affordable four year colleges in Indiana are listed by one year's out of state tuition list price for the 2018/2019 school year.

What is the cheapest college in Indiana? Leading the colleges list is University of Phoenix Northwest Indiana Campus in Merrillville with an out of state tuition of $9,110.

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 Cheapest Colleges by Out of State Tuition
College Out of State Tuition Rating Value
#21 Purdue University Calumet Campus

Hammond, Public Not For Profit

$16,164 40 25
#22 Purdue University North Central Campus

Westville, Public Not For Profit

$16,164 33 27
#23 Harrison College Evansville

Evansville, Private For Profit

$16,740 NA NA
#24 Harrison College Northwest

Indianapolis, Private For Profit

$17,025 NA NA
#25 University of Southern Indiana

Evansville, Public Not For Profit

$19,296 34 19
#26 Indiana University Kokomo

Kokomo, Public Not For Profit

$19,346 33 31
#27 Indiana University South Bend

South Bend, Public Not For Profit

$19,346 31 27
#28 Indiana University Northwest

Gary, Public Not For Profit

$19,346 30 34
#29 Indiana University Southeast

New Albany, Public Not For Profit

$19,346 34 22
#30 Indiana University East

Richmond, Public Not For Profit

$19,346 32 44
#31 Calumet College of Saint Joseph

Whiting, Private Not For Profit

$19,400 NA NA
#32 Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne, Public Not For Profit

$19,503 31 17
#33 Indiana State University

Terre Haute, Public Not For Profit

$19,960 NA NA
#34 Oakland City University

Oakland City, Private Not For Profit

$24,300 44 88
#35 Grace College and Theological Seminary

Winona Lake, Private Not For Profit

$25,512 NA NA
#36 Huntington University

Huntington, Private Not For Profit

$25,956 47 29
#37 Ball State University

Muncie, Public Not For Profit

$26,138 NA NA
#38 Indiana Institute of Technology

Fort Wayne, Private Not For Profit

$26,990 31 21
#39 Indiana Wesleyan University

Marion, Private Not For Profit

$27,296 67 80
#40 Purdue University Main Campus

West Lafayette, Public Not For Profit

$28,010 80 93