Louisiana In State Tuition Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Louisiana by In State Tuition for 2021

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.

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.

Louisiana's Cheapest Colleges by In State Tuition
College In State Tuition Rating Value
#21 Herzing University Kenner

Kenner, Private Not For Profit

$13,320 NA NA
#22 Saint Joseph Seminary College

St. Benedict, Private Not For Profit

$16,900 NA NA
#23 Dillard University

New Orleans, Private Not For Profit

$17,410 32 19
#24 Louisiana College

Pineville, Private Not For Profit

$17,500 40 67
#25 Xavier University of Louisiana

New Orleans, Private Not For Profit

$22,503 58 70
#26 Centenary College of Louisiana

Shreveport, Private Not For Profit

$37,310 62 94
#27 Loyola University New Orleans

New Orleans, Private Not For Profit

$38,926 61 74
#28 Tulane University

New Orleans, Private Not For Profit

$52,760 84 76