Pennsylvania Average Net Price Ranking

The Most Expensive Colleges in Pennsylvania by Average Net Price for 2022

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 $40,269 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

$40,269 39%
#2 Moore College of Art and Design

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$40,141 37%
#3 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$39,823 34%
#4 Drexel University

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$39,463 47%
#5 Bucknell University

Lewisburg, Private Not For Profit

$39,359 47%
#6 Villanova University

Villanova, Private Not For Profit

$38,303 48%
#7 Dickinson College

Carlisle, Private Not For Profit

$37,342 49%
#8 Bryn Mawr College

Bryn Mawr, Private Not For Profit

$37,015 49%
#9 Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, Private Not For Profit

$36,983 51%
#10 University of Scranton

Scranton, Private Not For Profit

$36,093 44%
#11 Saint Joseph's University

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$35,780 44%
#12 Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary Overbrook

Wynnewood, Private Not For Profit

$35,337 8%
#13 Muhlenberg College

Allentown, Private Not For Profit

$35,152 47%
#14 Gettysburg College

Gettysburg, Private Not For Profit

$34,850 53%
#15 Widener University Main Campus

Chester, Private Not For Profit

$32,695 49%
#16 Duquesne University

Pittsburgh, Private Not For Profit

$32,408 43%
#17 The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College

Philadelphia, Private For Profit

$31,516 14%
#18 Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences

Lancaster, Private Not For Profit

$31,499 27%
#19 University of the Sciences

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$31,497 32%
#20 Ursinus College

Collegeville, Private Not For Profit

$31,400 55%