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%
#21 Wilkes University

Wilkes-Barre, Private Not For Profit

$30,281 46%
#22 Moravian University

Bethlehem, Private Not For Profit

$29,936 53%
#23 DeSales University

Center Valley, Private Not For Profit

$29,836 44%
#24 Arcadia University

Glenside, Private Not For Profit

$29,576 51%
#25 Neumann University

Aston, Private Not For Profit

$29,471 40%
#26 Saint Francis University

Loretto, Private Not For Profit

$29,393 46%
#27 Lehigh University

Bethlehem, Private Not For Profit

$29,098 59%
#28 Immaculata University

Immaculata, Private Not For Profit

$28,952 32%
#29 Lafayette College

Easton, Private Not For Profit

$28,735 61%
#30 Delaware Valley University

Doylestown, Private Not For Profit

$28,530 49%
#31 Philadelphia University

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$28,510 47%
#32 Pennsylvania College of Art and Design

Lancaster, Private Not For Profit

$28,321 29%
#33 Chatham University

Pittsburgh, Private Not For Profit

$28,310 47%
#34 Franklin and Marshall College

Lancaster, Private Not For Profit

$28,038 63%
#35 Lebanon Valley College

Annville, Private Not For Profit

$27,963 53%
#36 Misericordia University

Dallas, Private Not For Profit

$27,693 46%
#37 Messiah College

Grantham, Private Not For Profit

$27,641 44%
#38 King's College

Wilkes-Barre, Private Not For Profit

$27,561 50%
#39 Washington & Jefferson College

Washington, Private Not For Profit

$27,477 57%
#40 Alvernia University

Reading, Private Not For Profit

$27,129 49%
#41 Mercyhurst College

Erie, Private Not For Profit

$26,942 53%
#42 Robert Morris University

Moon Township, Private Not For Profit

$26,917 41%
#43 Susquehanna University

Selinsgrove, Private Not For Profit

$26,597 60%
#44 Allegheny College

Meadville, Private Not For Profit

$26,376 59%
#45 Elizabethtown College

Elizabethtown, Private Not For Profit

$25,767 44%
#46 Penn State Main Campus

University Park, Public Not For Profit

$25,548 22%
#47 La Salle University

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$25,401 48%
#48 Keystone College

La Plume, Private Not For Profit

$25,268 16%
#49 Gwynedd Mercy College

Gwynedd Valley, Private Not For Profit

$25,219 49%
#50 Haverford College

Haverford, Private Not For Profit

$25,215 67%
#51 Chestnut Hill College

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$24,892 51%
#52 Juniata College

Huntingdon, Private Not For Profit

$24,524 61%
#53 University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$24,167 69%
#54 Point Park University

Pittsburgh, Private Not For Profit

$23,980 49%
#55 Eastern University

Saint Davids, Private Not For Profit

$23,961 49%
#56 La Roche College

Pittsburgh, Private Not For Profit

$23,932 45%
#57 Thiel College

Greenville, Private Not For Profit

$23,513 51%
#58 Cairn University

Langhorne, Private Not For Profit

$23,396 44%
#59 Temple University

Philadelphia, Public Not For Profit

$23,254 30%
#60 Seton Hill University

Greensburg, Private Not For Profit

$23,008 56%
#61 Pennsylvania College of Technology

Williamsport, Public Not For Profit

$22,973 26%
#62 York College Pennsylvania

York, Private Not For Profit

$22,876 34%
#63 Gannon University

Erie, Private Not For Profit

$22,839 54%
#64 Cedar Crest College

Allentown, Private Not For Profit

$22,438 61%
#65 University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

Pittsburgh, Public Not For Profit

$22,346 29%
#66 Wilson College

Chambersburg, Private Not For Profit

$22,318 43%
#67 Mount Aloysius College

Cresson, Private Not For Profit

$22,082 42%
#68 Cabrini College

Radnor, Private Not For Profit

$21,875 54%
#69 University of Valley Forge

Phoenixville, Private Not For Profit

$21,680 37%
#70 Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Kutztown, Public Not For Profit

$21,673 11%
#71 Marywood University

Scranton, Private Not For Profit

$21,657 59%
#72 Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

Shippensburg, Public Not For Profit

$21,631 18%
#73 Millersville University of Pennsylvania

Millersville, Public Not For Profit

$21,599 19%
#74 Carlow University

Pittsburgh, Private Not For Profit

$21,212 53%
#75 Saint Vincent College

Latrobe, Private Not For Profit

$21,169 59%
#76 Westminster College

New Wilmington, Private Not For Profit

$21,101 58%
#77 Indiana University of Pennsylvania Main Campus

Indiana, Public Not For Profit

$20,933 22%
#78 Lancaster Bible College

Lancaster, Private Not For Profit

$20,736 45%
#79 Swarthmore College

Swarthmore, Private Not For Profit

$20,360 72%
#80 Waynesburg University

Waynesburg, Private Not For Profit

$20,029 48%
#81 Geneva College

Beaver Falls, Private Not For Profit

$19,967 51%
#82 Lycoming College

Williamsport, Private Not For Profit

$19,659 66%
#83 Albright College

Reading, Private Not For Profit

$19,553 52%
#84 Clarion University of Pennsylvania

Clarion, Public Not For Profit

$19,526 22%
#85 Lock Haven University

Lock Haven, Public Not For Profit

$19,521 15%
#86 West Chester University of Pennsylvania

West Chester, Public Not For Profit

$19,336 25%
#87 Bryn Athyn College of the New Church

Bryn Athyn, Private Not For Profit

$19,129 51%
#88 California University of Pennsylvania

California, Public Not For Profit

$19,116 15%
#89 East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

East Stroudsburg, Public Not For Profit

$18,500 25%
#90 University of Phoenix Pittsburgh Campus

Pittsburgh, Private For Profit

$18,430 -12%
#91 Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

Bloomsburg, Public Not For Profit

$18,302 19%
#92 Clarks Summit University

Clarks Summit, Private Not For Profit

$18,178 46%
#93 Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Slippery Rock, Public Not For Profit

$18,117 18%
#94 University of Phoenix Philadelphia Campus

Wayne, Private For Profit

$17,877 -9%
#95 University of Phoenix Harrisburg Campus

Harrisburg, Private For Profit

$17,774 -8%
#96 University of Pittsburgh Johnstown

Johnstown, Public Not For Profit

$17,574 29%
#97 Rosemont College

Rosemont, Private Not For Profit

$17,516 50%
#98 Lincoln University of Pennsylvania

Lincoln University, Public Not For Profit

$17,405 16%
#99 University of Pittsburgh Bradford

Bradford, Public Not For Profit

$15,519 37%
#100 Holy Family University

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$15,234 68%
#101 University of Pittsburgh Greensburg

Greensburg, Public Not For Profit

$15,211 41%
#102 Harrisburg University of Science and Technology

Harrisburg, Private Not For Profit

$14,339 58%
#103 Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

Edinboro, Public Not For Profit

$14,170 34%
#104 Mansfield University of Pennsylvania

Mansfield, Public Not For Profit

$12,010 47%
#105 Cheyney University of Pennsylvania

Cheyney, Public Not For Profit

$11,068 52%
#106 Peirce College

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$8,993 61%
#107 Yeshivath Beth Moshe

Scranton, Private Not For Profit

$8,584 36%
#108 Talmudical Yeshiva of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, Private Not For Profit

$8,560 54%