Georgia Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution

Cheapest Colleges in Georgia by In State Tution

Below is a college cost ranking of the 65 colleges in Georgia with the lowest in state tution. What is the cheapest college in Georgia? Macon State College tops the list with a tuition and fee total of $2,865. Note these costs do not include room and board or living expenses.

Affordable doesn't simply mean finding a school with a low published price. 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 tution with no consideration of actual average price paid or academic quality of the school. Please see the CollegeSimply Best Value Colleges in Georgia list for a ranking which considers school quality and average net price.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2021/2022 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021/2022 academic year.

List of Georgia Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution
School Tuition In State
Macon State College

Macon, Georgia

$2,865
Middle Georgia College

Cochran, Georgia

$3,103
Gainesville State College

Oakwood, Georgia

$3,161
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College

Tifton, GA

$3,565
Dalton State College

Dalton, GA

$3,683
Gordon College

Barnesville, GA

$3,789
College of Coastal Georgia

Brunswick, GA

$3,933
Georgia Gwinnett College

Lawrenceville, GA

$4,948
Armstrong State University

Savannah, GA

$5,439
Georgia Southwestern State University

Americus, GA

$5,464
Clayton  State University

Morrow, GA

$5,568
North Georgia College & State University

Dahlonega, Georgia

$5,600
Augusta State University

Augusta, Georgia

$5,622
Fort Valley State University

Fort Valley, GA

$5,832
Southern Polytechnic State University

Marietta, Georgia

$5,839
Savannah State University

Savannah, GA

$5,902
Kennesaw State University

Kennesaw, Georgia

$5,912
Albany State University

Albany, GA

$6,053