Indiana Out of State Tuition Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Indiana by Out of State Tuition for 2023

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 2021/2022 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 2021/2022 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021/2022 academic year.

Indiana's Cheapest Colleges by Out of State Tuition
College Out of State Tuition Rating Value
#21 Purdue University North Central Campus

Westville, Public Not For Profit

$16,164 32 25
#22 Purdue University Calumet Campus

Hammond, Public Not For Profit

$16,164 39 22
#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 Calumet College of Saint Joseph

Whiting, Private Not For Profit

$19,900 NA NA
#26 University of Southern Indiana

Evansville, Public Not For Profit

$20,097 36 14
#27 Indiana University Purdue University Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne, Public Not For Profit

$20,111 38 29
#28 Indiana University East

Richmond, Public Not For Profit

$20,277 36 38
#29 Indiana University Kokomo

Kokomo, Public Not For Profit

$20,277 32 12
#30 Indiana University South Bend

South Bend, Public Not For Profit

$20,277 34 23
#31 Indiana University Northwest

Gary, Public Not For Profit

$20,277 35 40
#32 Indiana University Southeast

New Albany, Public Not For Profit

$20,277 41 29
#33 Indiana State University

Terre Haute, Public Not For Profit

$20,582 NA NA
#34 Oakland City University

Oakland City, Private Not For Profit

$25,740 47 88
#35 Ball State University

Muncie, Public Not For Profit

$26,862 53 72
#36 Huntington University

Huntington, Private Not For Profit

$26,986 48 43
#37 Grace College and Theological Seminary

Winona Lake, Private Not For Profit

$27,328 42 25
#38 Indiana Institute of Technology

Fort Wayne, Private Not For Profit

$28,356 NA NA
#39 Purdue University Main Campus

West Lafayette, Public Not For Profit

$28,520 78 93
#40 Indiana Wesleyan University

Marion, Private Not For Profit

$28,960 63 72