Ohio Academic Quality per Dollar Ranking

The Best Value Colleges in Ohio by Academic Quality per Dollar for 2021

Best Value Colleges in Ohio by Academic Quality per Dollar

These are the Ohio schools which appear on CollegeCalc's Best Value Colleges in America ranking and represent the colleges providing the finest education balanced against an affordable average net price. The best value in Ohio ranking goes to Case Western Reserve University with a 87th percentile national academic rank for a comparatively affordable $35,890 average net price.

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.

Ohio's Best Value Colleges by Academic Quality per Dollar
College Net Price Rating Value
#1 Case Western Reserve University

Cleveland, Private Not For Profit

$35,890 87 89
#2 The College of Wooster

Wooster, Private Not For Profit

$28,209 70 86
#3 Kenyon College

Gambier, Private Not For Profit

$37,940 86 84
#4 Ohio Northern University

Ada, Private Not For Profit

$24,821 70 83
#5 Ohio State University

Columbus, Public Not For Profit

$18,706 74 82
#6 Denison University

Granville, Private Not For Profit

$36,650 80 79
#7 Miami University

Oxford, Public Not For Profit

$22,989 69 64
#8 University of Dayton

Dayton, Private Not For Profit

$33,372 69 61
#9 Oberlin College

Oberlin, Private Not For Profit

$43,612 75 50
#10 Xavier University

Cincinnati, Private Not For Profit

$32,429 66 51