Wisconsin In State Tuition Ranking

The Cheapest Colleges in Wisconsin by In State Tuition for 2021

Cheapest Colleges in Wisconsin by In State Tuition

If you're looking for an affordable university and you are a resident of Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

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

What is the cheapest college in Wisconsin? Leading the colleges list is Madison Area Technical College in Madison with an in state tuition of $4,095.

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.

Wisconsin's Cheapest Colleges by In State Tuition
College In State Tuition Rating Value
#1 Madison Area Technical College

Madison, Public Not For Profit

$4,095 NA NA
#2 College of Menominee Nation

Keshena, Private Not For Profit

$6,000 NA NA
#3 University of Wisconsin Platteville

Platteville, Public Not For Profit

$6,148 43 14
#4 University of Wisconsin Green Bay

Green Bay, Public Not For Profit

$6,298 37 14
#5 University of Wisconsin Parkside

Kenosha, Public Not For Profit

$6,298 27 7
#6 University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Oshkosh, Public Not For Profit

$6,422 41 14
#7 University of Wisconsin River Falls

River Falls, Public Not For Profit

$6,428 40 12
#8 University of Wisconsin Whitewater

Whitewater, Public Not For Profit

$6,519 38 13
#9 University of Wisconsin Superior

Superior, Public Not For Profit

$6,535 35 9
#10 University of Wisconsin Stevens Point

Stevens Point, Public Not For Profit

$6,698 41 19
#11 University of Wisconsin Stout

Menomonie, Public Not For Profit

$7,014 42 13
#12 University of Wisconsin Eau Claire

Eau Claire, Public Not For Profit

$7,361 49 22
#13 University of Wisconsin La Crosse

La Crosse, Public Not For Profit

$7,585 55 27
#14 University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

Milwaukee, Public Not For Profit

$8,019 39 9
#15 University of Wisconsin Madison

Madison, Public Not For Profit

$9,273 79 79
#16 University of Phoenix Madison Campus

Madison, Private For Profit

$9,480 NA NA
#17 University of Phoenix Milwaukee Campus

Brookfield, Private For Profit

$10,399 NA NA
#18 Northland International University

Dunbar, Private Not For Profit

$12,290 NA NA
#19 Herzing University Madison

Madison, Private Not For Profit

$13,320 NA NA
#20 Herzing University Kenosha

Kenosha, Private Not For Profit

$13,320 NA NA