Maryland Out of State Tuition Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Maryland by Out of State Tuition for 2022

Cheapest Colleges in Maryland by Out of State Tuition

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

The most affordable four year colleges in Maryland are listed by one year's out of state tuition list price for the 2020/2021 school year.

What is the cheapest college in Maryland? Leading the colleges list is Maple Springs Baptist Bible College and Seminary in Capitol Heights with an out of state tuition of $5,280.

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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Maryland's Cheapest Colleges by Out of State Tuition
College Out of State Tuition Rating Value
#21 St John's College

Annapolis, Private Not For Profit

$35,000 NA NA
#22 Stevenson University

Stevenson, Private Not For Profit

$35,204 NA NA
#23 Notre Dame of Maryland University

Baltimore, Private Not For Profit

$38,295 NA NA
#24 Hood College

Frederick, Private Not For Profit

$41,680 NA NA
#25 Mount St Mary's University

Emmitsburg, Private Not For Profit

$42,200 55 51
#26 McDaniel College

Westminster, Private Not For Profit

$45,876 NA NA
#27 Goucher College

Baltimore, Private Not For Profit

$47,100 NA NA
#28 Washington College

Chestertown, Private Not For Profit

$47,724 NA NA
#29 Maryland Institute College of Art

Baltimore, Private Not For Profit

$48,510 NA NA
#30 Loyola University Maryland

Baltimore, Private Not For Profit

$49,700 NA NA
#31 Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, Private Not For Profit

$54,160 97 99