Pennsylvania In State Tuition Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Pennsylvania by In State Tuition for 2021

Cheapest Colleges in Pennsylvania by In State Tuition

If you're looking for an affordable university and you are a resident of Pennsylvania these are the least expensive in state colleges to consider.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published in state tuition. It's important to research the typical financial aid package offered by a school, the average net price actually paid and most importantly the quality of education you receive for your tuition dollar. Sometimes a school which appears cheap based on list price can be a poor relative value if it can't award competitive financial aid or doesn't offer a quality education. The list below is a ranking on published in state tuition with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeCalc best value colleges in Pennsylvania list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

The most affordable four year colleges in Pennsylvania are listed by one year's in state tuition list price for the 2018/2019 school year.

What is the cheapest college in Pennsylvania? Leading the colleges list is Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania in Bloomsburg with an in state tuition of $7,716.

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.

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Pennsylvania's Cheapest Colleges by In State Tuition
College In State Tuition Rating Value
#21 Penn State Shenango

Sharon, Public Not For Profit

$12,474 NA NA
#22 Penn State New Kensington

Upper Burrell, Public Not For Profit

$12,718 NA NA
#23 Penn State Wilkes Barre

Lehman, Public Not For Profit

$12,718 NA NA
#24 Penn State Beaver

Monaca, Public Not For Profit

$12,718 NA NA
#25 Penn State Dubois

Dubois, Public Not For Profit

$12,718 NA NA
#26 Penn State Fayette Eberly Campus

Uniontown, Public Not For Profit

$12,718 NA NA
#27 Penn State Greater Allegheny

McKeesport, Public Not For Profit

$12,718 NA NA
#28 Penn State Mont Alto

Mont Alto, Public Not For Profit

$12,718 NA NA
#29 University of Pittsburgh Bradford

Bradford, Public Not For Profit

$13,198 48 35
#30 University of Pittsburgh Greensburg

Greensburg, Public Not For Profit

$13,198 43 27
#31 University of Pittsburgh Johnstown

Johnstown, Public Not For Profit

$13,198 48 25
#32 Penn State Worthington Scranton

Dunmore, Public Not For Profit

$13,484 NA NA
#33 Penn State Lehigh Valley

Center Valley, Public Not For Profit

$13,484 NA NA
#34 Penn State Brandywine

Media, Public Not For Profit

$13,484 NA NA
#35 Penn State Hazleton

Hazleton, Public Not For Profit

$13,484 NA NA
#36 Penn State Schuylkill

Schuylkill Haven, Public Not For Profit

$13,484 NA NA
#37 Penn State York

York, Public Not For Profit

$13,484 NA NA
#38 Penn State Abington

Abington, Public Not For Profit

$13,540 NA NA
#39 Penn State Erie Behrend College

Erie, Public Not For Profit

$14,214 NA NA
#40 Penn State Altoona

Altoona, Public Not For Profit

$14,214 NA NA