Cheapest Colleges in Louisiana by In State Tuition

If you're looking for an affordable university and you are a resident of Louisiana these are the least expensive in state colleges to consider.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published in 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 in state tuition with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeCalc best value colleges in Louisiana list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

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

What is the cheapest college in Louisiana? Leading the colleges list is Southern University at New Orleans in New Orleans with an in state tuition of $4,483.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. 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 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Louisiana's Cheapest Colleges by In State Tuition
In State Tuition College Rating $Value
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21) Herzing University Kenner
Kenner, Private Not For Profit
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22) Saint Joseph Seminary College
St. Benedict, Private Not For Profit
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23) Dillard University
New Orleans, Private Not For Profit
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24) Louisiana College
Pineville, Private Not For Profit
31 49
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25) Xavier University of Louisiana
New Orleans, Private Not For Profit
64 73
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26) Centenary College of Louisiana
Shreveport, Private Not For Profit
68 62
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27) Loyola University New Orleans
New Orleans, Private Not For Profit
32 25
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28) Tulane University
New Orleans, Private Not For Profit
69 51