Ohio Average Net Price Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Ohio by Average Net Price for 2021

Cheapest Colleges in Ohio by Average Net Price

The lowest net price colleges in Ohio 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. Ohio University Zanesville Campus leads the list with a $6,500 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.

Ohio's Cheapest Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#1 Ohio University Zanesville Campus

Zanesville, Public Not For Profit

$6,500 49%
#2 Kent State University at Geauga

Burton, Public Not For Profit

$6,965 54%
#3 Kent State University at Stark

Canton, Public Not For Profit

$7,012 53%
#4 Ohio University Southern Campus

Ironton, Public Not For Profit

$7,169 43%
#5 Ohio University Eastern Campus

Saint Clairsville, Public Not For Profit

$7,289 42%
#6 Ohio University Lancaster Campus

Lancaster, Public Not For Profit

$7,569 40%
#7 Kent State University at Trumbull

Warren, Public Not For Profit

$7,596 50%
#8 Kent State University at Salem

Salem, Public Not For Profit

$7,730 49%
#9 Ohio University Chillicothe Campus

Chillicothe, Public Not For Profit

$7,853 38%
#10 Kent State University at East Liverpool

East Liverpool, Public Not For Profit

$8,042 47%
#11 Allegheny Wesleyan College

Salem, Private Not For Profit

$8,223 28%
#12 Kent State University at Ashtabula

Ashtabula, Public Not For Profit

$8,366 44%
#13 Kent State University at Tuscarawas

New Philadelphia, Public Not For Profit

$8,407 44%
#14 Rabbinical College Telshe

Wickliffe, Private Not For Profit

$8,441 49%
#15 Central State University

Wilberforce, Public Not For Profit

$9,389 49%
#16 University of Cincinnati Clermont College

Batavia, Public Not For Profit

$9,412 49%
#17 Miami University Middletown

Middletown, Public Not For Profit

$10,159 53%
#18 Wright State University Lake Campus

Celina, Public Not For Profit

$10,390 44%
#19 Gods Bible School and College

Cincinnati, Private Not For Profit

$10,867 11%
#20 Youngstown State University

Youngstown, Public Not For Profit

$11,616 42%
#21 Miami University Hamilton

Hamilton, Public Not For Profit

$11,877 45%
#22 Franklin University

Columbus, Private Not For Profit

$12,459 40%
#23 Ohio State University Lima Campus

Lima, Public Not For Profit

$12,994 29%
#24 Wilberforce University

Wilberforce, Private Not For Profit

$13,014 39%
#25 Ohio State University Marion Campus

Marion, Public Not For Profit

$13,234 28%
#26 University of Cincinnati Raymond Walters College

Blue Ash, Public Not For Profit

$13,305 30%
#27 Ohio Mid Western College

Cincinnati, Private Not For Profit

$14,924 30%
#28 Shawnee State University

Portsmouth, Public Not For Profit

$14,945 27%
#29 Ohio State University Newark Campus

Newark, Public Not For Profit

$15,111 18%
#30 Wright State University Main Campus

Dayton, Public Not For Profit

$15,251 33%
#31 Bryant and Stratton College Parma

Parma, Private For Profit

$15,263 33%
#32 Ohio State University Mansfield Campus

Mansfield, Public Not For Profit

$15,489 16%
#33 Mount Carmel College of Nursing

Columbus, Private Not For Profit

$15,560 31%
#34 Cleveland State University

Cleveland, Public Not For Profit

$16,219 34%
#35 Union Institute & University

Cincinnati, Private Not For Profit

$16,585 36%
#36 University of Akron Main Campus

Akron, Public Not For Profit

$17,351 30%
#37 University of Northwestern Ohio

Lima, Private Not For Profit

$17,399 14%
#38 Bowling Green State University Main Campus

Bowling Green, Public Not For Profit

$17,427 18%
#39 Ursuline College

Pepper Pike, Private Not For Profit

$17,562 62%
#40 University of Toledo

Toledo, Public Not For Profit

$17,822 27%
#41 University of Phoenix Cincinnati Campus

West Chester, Private For Profit

$17,959 -10%
#42 Kettering College of Medical Arts

Kettering, Private Not For Profit

$18,087 21%
#43 College of Mount St. Joseph

Cincinnati, Private Not For Profit

$18,503 56%
#44 Kent State University at Kent

Kent, Public Not For Profit

$18,643 21%
#45 Ohio State University

Columbus, Public Not For Profit

$18,706 25%
#46 University of Cincinnati Main Campus

Cincinnati, Public Not For Profit

$19,219 22%
#47 Lourdes University

Sylvania, Private Not For Profit

$19,293 47%
#48 Mercy College of Ohio

Toledo, Private Not For Profit

$19,671 21%
#49 Muskingum University

New Concord, Private Not For Profit

$19,743 53%
#50 Ashland University

Ashland, Private Not For Profit

$19,758 41%
#51 University of Phoenix Columbus Ohio Campus

Columbus, Private For Profit

$19,820 -7%
#52 Notre Dame College

Cleveland, Private Not For Profit

$20,061 52%
#53 Walsh University

North Canton, Private Not For Profit

$20,180 53%
#54 Malone University

Canton, Private Not For Profit

$20,193 53%
#55 Lake Erie College

Painesville, Private Not For Profit

$20,254 54%
#56 Ohio Dominican University

Columbus, Private Not For Profit

$20,478 53%
#57 Heidelberg University

Tiffin, Private Not For Profit

$21,192 52%
#58 Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Mount Vernon, Private Not For Profit

$21,221 47%
#59 Marietta College

Marietta, Private Not For Profit

$21,483 56%
#60 Tiffin University

Tiffin, Private Not For Profit

$21,539 47%
#61 Capital University

Columbus, Private Not For Profit

$21,946 56%
#62 Hiram College

Hiram, Private Not For Profit

$21,976 55%
#63 Herzing University Akron Campus

Akron, Private Not For Profit

$22,416 9%
#64 Wilmington College

Wilmington, Private Not For Profit

$22,432 41%
#65 Ohio University Main Campus

Athens, Public Not For Profit

$22,521 16%
#66 Hondros College

Westerville, Private For Profit

$22,734 21%
#67 Miami University

Oxford, Public Not For Profit

$22,989 26%
#68 Wittenberg University

Springfield, Private Not For Profit

$23,060 56%
#69 University of Mount Union

Alliance, Private Not For Profit

$23,583 46%
#70 Otterbein University

Westerville, Private Not For Profit

$23,732 47%
#71 Cedarville University

Cedarville, Private Not For Profit

$23,827 41%
#72 Baldwin Wallace College

Berea, Private Not For Profit

$23,832 47%
#73 Art Academy of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, Private Not For Profit

$23,858 47%
#74 Tri State Bible College

South Point, Private Not For Profit

$24,378 -18%
#75 Ohio Christian University

Circleville, Private Not For Profit

$24,515 20%
#76 Ohio Northern University

Ada, Private Not For Profit

$24,821 48%
#77 Chamberlain College of Nursing Ohio

Columbus, Private For Profit

$25,056 22%
#78 The University of Findlay

Findlay, Private Not For Profit

$25,066 46%
#79 Bluffton University

Bluffton, Private Not For Profit

$26,002 44%
#80 Franciscan University of Steubenville

Steubenville, Private Not For Profit

$26,356 32%
#81 Defiance College

Defiance, Private Not For Profit

$26,811 41%
#82 Ohio Wesleyan University

Delaware, Private Not For Profit

$27,242 56%
#83 John Carroll University

University Heights, Private Not For Profit

$27,260 52%
#84 The College of Wooster

Wooster, Private Not For Profit

$28,209 57%
#85 Columbus College of Art and Design

Columbus, Private Not For Profit

$28,470 41%
#86 University of Rio Grande

Rio Grande, Private Not For Profit

$32,262 19%
#87 Xavier University

Cincinnati, Private Not For Profit

$32,429 41%
#88 University of Dayton

Dayton, Private Not For Profit

$33,372 44%
#89 Cleveland Institute of Art

Cleveland, Private Not For Profit

$34,369 40%
#90 Cleveland Institute of Music

Cleveland, Private Not For Profit

$34,600 41%
#91 Case Western Reserve University

Cleveland, Private Not For Profit

$35,890 47%
#92 Pontifical College Josephinum

Columbus, Private Not For Profit

$36,312 1%
#93 Denison University

Granville, Private Not For Profit

$36,650 46%
#94 Kenyon College

Gambier, Private Not For Profit

$37,940 48%
#95 Oberlin College

Oberlin, Private Not For Profit

$43,612 42%