Minnesota Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution

Cheapest Colleges in Minnesota by In State Tution

Below is a college cost ranking of the 60 colleges in Minnesota with the lowest in state tution. What is the cheapest college in Minnesota? Bethlehem College & Seminary tops the list with a tuition and fee total of $7,244. 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 Minnesota 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 2022-2022 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021/2022 academic year.

List of Minnesota Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution
School Tuition In State
Bethlehem College & Seminary

Minneapolis, Minnesota

Minnesota State University Mankato

Mankato, MN

Metropolitan State University

Saint Paul, MN

Saint Cloud State University

Saint Cloud, MN

Southwest Minnesota State University

Marshall, MN

Bemidji State University

Bemidji, MN

Minnesota State University Moorhead

Moorhead, MN

Winona State University

Winona, MN

Northwestern Health Sciences University

Bloomington, MN

University of Phoenix Minneapolis/St Paul Campus

Saint Louis Park, MN

Herzing University Minneapolis

Minneapolis, MN

University of Minnesota Crookston

Crookston, MN

University of Minnesota Rochester

Rochester, MN

Globe University Woodbury

Woodbury, MN

Minnesota School of Business Richfield

Richfield, MN

Minnesota School of Business Brooklyn Center

Brooklyn Center, MN

Minnesota School of Business Plymouth

Plymouth, MN

Minnesota School of Business Waite Park

Waite Park, MN