Pennsylvania Average Net Price Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Pennsylvania by Average Net Price for 2021

Most Expensive Colleges in Pennsylvania by Average Net Price

The highest net price colleges in Pennsylvania 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. The University of the Arts leads the list with a $41,658 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 2014-2015 academic year.

Pennsylvania's Most Expensive Colleges by Average Net Price
College Net Price Discount
#1 The University of the Arts

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$41,658 38%
#2 Bucknell University

Lewisburg, Private Not For Profit

$39,493 46%
#3 Drexel University

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$38,025 46%
#4 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$37,461 36%
#5 Moore College of Art and Design

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$37,232 39%
#6 Villanova University

Villanova, Private Not For Profit

$36,840 48%
#7 University of Scranton

Scranton, Private Not For Profit

$36,235 42%
#8 Saint Joseph's University

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$35,242 43%
#9 University of the Sciences

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$34,888 19%
#10 Gettysburg College

Gettysburg, Private Not For Profit

$34,720 51%
#11 Bryn Mawr College

Bryn Mawr, Private Not For Profit

$33,716 54%
#12 Muhlenberg College

Allentown, Private Not For Profit

$33,603 51%
#13 Dickinson College

Carlisle, Private Not For Profit

$33,139 54%
#14 Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary Overbrook

Wynnewood, Private Not For Profit

$32,724 12%
#15 The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College

Philadelphia, Private For Profit

$31,927 13%
#16 Widener University Main Campus

Chester, Private Not For Profit

$31,666 50%
#17 Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences

Lancaster, Private Not For Profit

$31,064 27%
#18 Duquesne University

Pittsburgh, Private Not For Profit

$30,732 44%
#19 Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, Private Not For Profit

$30,618 58%
#20 Ursinus College

Collegeville, Private Not For Profit

$30,421 55%