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
Penn State Brandywine

Media, PA

Penn State Hazleton

Hazleton, PA

Penn State Schuylkill

Schuylkill Haven, PA

Penn State York

York, PA

Penn State Abington

Abington, PA

Penn State Erie Behrend College

Erie, PA

Penn State Altoona

Altoona, PA

Penn State Berks

Reading, PA

Penn State Harrisburg

Middletown, PA

DeVry University Pennsylvania

Fort Washington, Pennsylvania

Keystone College

La Plume, PA

Pennsylvania College of Technology

Williamsport, PA

Penn State Main Campus

University Park, PA

Gratz College

Melrose Park, PA

Grove City College

Grove City, Pennsylvania

University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

Pittsburgh, PA

Temple University

Philadelphia, PA

Rosemont College

Rosemont, PA