Minnesota Average Net Price Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Minnesota by Average Net Price for 2021

Cheapest Colleges in Minnesota by Average Net Price

The lowest net price colleges in Minnesota are ranked by the average net price paid. Net price is the average cost paid as determined by tuition minus scholarship and grant financial aid and grant financial aid and may be a more accurate estimation of real life costs than published tuition. Discount from list price represents the effective percent discount from published costs that students averaged. Please note that net price varies on a student by student basis based on finanical situation and no financial aid is guaranteed. University of Minnesota Crookston leads the list with a $11,483 average annual net price paid in 2014-2015.

Net price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018/2019 academic year.

Minnesota's Cheapest Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#1 University of Minnesota Crookston

Crookston, Public Not For Profit

$11,483 48%
#2 University of Minnesota Morris

Morris, Public Not For Profit

$11,682 49%
#3 Saint Cloud State University

Saint Cloud, Public Not For Profit

$13,594 28%
#4 Minnesota State University Mankato

Mankato, Public Not For Profit

$14,464 25%
#5 Southwest Minnesota State University

Marshall, Public Not For Profit

$14,658 20%
#6 Bemidji State University

Bemidji, Public Not For Profit

$14,945 19%
#7 Metropolitan State University

Saint Paul, Public Not For Profit

$15,056 26%
#8 University of Minnesota Rochester

Rochester, Public Not For Profit

$16,314 32%
#9 Minnesota State University Moorhead

Moorhead, Public Not For Profit

$16,589 15%
#10 Winona State University

Winona, Public Not For Profit

$16,617 15%
#11 Minnesota School of Business Waite Park

Waite Park, Private For Profit

$16,701 19%
#12 University of Minnesota Duluth

Duluth, Public Not For Profit

$16,828 28%
#13 Oak Hills Christian College

Bemidji, Private Not For Profit

$16,989 33%
#14 Minnesota School of Business Blaine

Blaine, Private For Profit

$17,017 18%
#15 Minnesota School of Business Elk River

Elk River, Private For Profit

$17,095 17%
#16 University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Minneapolis, Public Not For Profit

$17,279 35%
#17 Capella University

Minneapolis, Private For Profit

$17,368 14%
#18 Globe University Minneapolis

Minneapolis, Private For Profit

$17,395 16%
#19 Bethany Lutheran College

Mankato, Private Not For Profit

$17,580 52%
#20 Crossroads College

Rochester, Private Not For Profit

$18,320 23%
#21 Concordia University Saint Paul

Saint Paul, Private Not For Profit

$18,757 45%
#22 Minnesota School of Business Lakeville

Lakeville, Private For Profit

$18,889 9%
#23 Minnesota School of Business Rochester

Rochester, Private For Profit

$18,956 8%
#24 Minnesota School of Business Plymouth

Plymouth, Private For Profit

$19,063 8%
#25 Minnesota School of Business Brooklyn Center

Brooklyn Center, Private For Profit

$19,159 7%
#26 Minnesota School of Business Richfield

Richfield, Private For Profit

$19,167 7%
#27 Herzing University Minneapolis

Minneapolis, Private Not For Profit

$19,195 22%
#28 Globe University Woodbury

Woodbury, Private For Profit

$19,582 5%
#29 Martin Luther College

New Ulm, Private Not For Profit

$20,154 12%
#30 St Catherine University

Saint Paul, Private Not For Profit

$20,172 61%
#31 Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

Winona, Private Not For Profit

$20,369 57%
#32 University of Phoenix Minneapolis/St Paul Campus

Saint Louis Park, Private For Profit

$20,817 -7%
#33 Minnesota School of Business Shakopee

Shakopee, Private For Profit

$20,966 -3%
#34 North Central University

Minneapolis, Private Not For Profit

$21,457 38%
#35 Minnesota School of Business Moorhead

Moorhead, Private For Profit

$21,604 -5%
#36 Gustavus Adolphus College

Saint Peter, Private Not For Profit

$21,707 63%
#37 Hamline University

Saint Paul, Private Not For Profit

$22,253 59%
#38 Northwestern College

Saint Paul, Private Not For Profit

$23,085 46%
#39 Academy College

Minneapolis, Private For Profit

$23,573 17%
#40 Dunwoody College of Technology

Minneapolis, Private Not For Profit

$23,576 33%
#41 Concordia College at Moorhead

Moorhead, Private Not For Profit

$23,970 53%
#42 The College of Saint Scholastica

Duluth, Private Not For Profit

$24,636 50%
#43 Duluth Business University

Dultuh, Private For Profit

$25,119 18%
#44 Augsburg College

Minneapolis, Private Not For Profit

$25,311 51%
#45 Bethel University

Saint Paul, Private Not For Profit

$26,468 48%
#46 Crown College

Saint Bonifacius, Private Not For Profit

$26,850 28%
#47 Saint Johns University

Collegeville, Private Not For Profit

$27,126 53%
#48 St Olaf College

Northfield, Private Not For Profit

$27,779 55%
#49 College of Saint Benedict

Saint Joseph, Private Not For Profit

$28,177 52%
#50 Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Minneapolis, Private Not For Profit

$28,848 44%
#51 University of St Thomas

Saint Paul, Private Not For Profit

$29,645 49%
#52 McNally Smith College of Music

Saint Paul, Private For Profit

$30,167 16%
#53 Macalester College

Saint Paul, Private Not For Profit

$31,458 55%
#54 Carleton College

Northfield, Private Not For Profit

$31,547 57%