Pennsylvania Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution

Cheapest Colleges in Pennsylvania by In State Tution

Below is a college cost ranking of the 132 colleges in Pennsylvania with the lowest in state tution. What is the cheapest college in Pennsylvania? American College of Financial Services tops the list with a tuition and fee total of $0. 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 Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution
School Tuition In State
American College of Financial Services

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

Curtis Institute of Music

Philadelphia, PA

Yeshivath Beth Moshe

Scranton, PA

University of Phoenix Philadelphia Campus

Wayne, Pennsylvania

University of Phoenix Pittsburgh Campus

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

University of Phoenix Harrisburg Campus

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Talmudical Yeshiva of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Slippery Rock, PA

PennWest Edinboro

Edinboro, PA

West Chester University of Pennsylvania

West Chester, PA

Mansfield University of Pennsylvania

Mansfield, PA

Lock Haven University

Lock Haven, PA

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania

Cheyney, PA

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

Bloomsburg, PA

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

East Stroudsburg, PA

PennWest California

California, PA

PennWest Clarion

Clarion, PA

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Kutztown, PA