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
York College Pennsylvania

York, PA

The Restaurant School at Walnut Hill College

Philadelphia, PA

University of Valley Forge

Phoenixville, PA

Harrisburg University of Science and Technology

Harrisburg, PA

Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary Overbrook

Wynnewood, PA

Mount Aloysius College

Cresson, PA

Wilson College

Chambersburg, PA

Bryn Athyn College of the New Church

Bryn Athyn, PA

University of the Sciences

Philadelphia, PA

Immaculata University

Immaculata, PA

Albright College

Reading, PA

Lancaster Bible College

Lancaster, PA

Waynesburg University

Waynesburg, PA

Pennsylvania College of Art and Design

Lancaster, PA

Clarks Summit University

Clarks Summit, PA

Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences

Lancaster, PA

Geneva College

Beaver Falls, PA

Cairn University

Langhorne, PA