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
Indiana University of Pennsylvania Main Campus

Indiana, PA

Lincoln University of Pennsylvania

Lincoln University, PA

Millersville University of Pennsylvania

Millersville, PA

Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

Shippensburg, PA

Penn State Shenango

Sharon, PA

Penn State Wilkes Barre

Lehman, PA

Penn State Beaver

Monaca, PA

Penn State New Kensington

Upper Burrell, PA

Penn State Dubois

Dubois, PA

Penn State Fayette  Eberly Campus

Uniontown, PA

Penn State Greater Allegheny

McKeesport, PA

Penn State Mont Alto

Mont Alto, PA

University of Pittsburgh Bradford

Bradford, PA

University of Pittsburgh Greensburg

Greensburg, PA

University of Pittsburgh Johnstown

Johnstown, PA

Peirce College

Philadelphia, PA

Penn State Worthington Scranton

Dunmore, PA

Penn State Lehigh Valley

Center Valley, PA