Wisconsin Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution

Cheapest Colleges in Wisconsin by In State Tution

Below is a college cost ranking of the 54 colleges in Wisconsin with the lowest in state tution. What is the cheapest college in Wisconsin? Madison Area Technical College tops the list with a tuition and fee total of $4,600. 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 Wisconsin 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 2021/2022 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021/2022 academic year.

List of Wisconsin Colleges Ranked by Lowest In State Tution
School Tuition In State
Madison Area Technical College

Madison, WI

$4,600
College of Menominee Nation

Keshena, WI

$6,200
University of Wisconsin Parkside

Kenosha, WI

$7,444
University of Wisconsin Whitewater

Whitewater, WI

$7,730
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh

Oshkosh, WI

$7,733
University of Wisconsin Platteville

Platteville, WI

$7,844
University of Wisconsin Green Bay

Green Bay, WI

$7,873
University of Wisconsin River Falls

River Falls, WI

$8,088
University of Wisconsin Superior

Superior, WI

$8,155
University of Wisconsin Stevens Point

Stevens Point, WI

$8,331
University of Wisconsin Eau Claire

Eau Claire, WI

$8,874
University of Wisconsin La Crosse

La Crosse, WI

$9,195
University of Wisconsin Stout

Menomonie, WI

$9,553
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

Milwaukee, WI

$9,610
University of Phoenix Madison Campus

Madison, Wisconsin

$10,240
University of Phoenix Milwaukee Campus

Brookfield, WI

$10,399
University of Wisconsin Madison

Madison, WI

$10,720
Northland International University

Dunbar, Wisconsin

$13,380
Globe University Eau Claire

Eau Claire, WI

$14,040
Globe University Madison East

Madison, WI

$14,040
Globe University Green Bay

Green Bay, WI

$14,040
Globe University Madison West

Middleton, WI

$14,040
Globe University Wausau

Rothschild, WI

$14,040
Globe University La Crosse

Onalaska, WI

$14,040
Globe University Appleton

Grand Chute, WI

$14,040
Herzing University Madison

Madison, WI

$14,200
Herzing University Kenosha

Kenosha, WI

$14,200
Herzing University Brookfield

Brookfield, WI

$14,200
Bryant and Stratton College Milwaukee

Milwaukee, WI

$15,902
DeVry University Wisconsin

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

$15,915
Bryant and Stratton College Glendale

Glendale, WI

$17,565
Maranatha Baptist Bible College

Watertown, WI

$18,050
Bryant and Stratton College Wauwatosa

Wauwatosa, WI

$19,332
Bellin College

Green Bay, WI

$21,785
Marian University

Fond Du Lac, WI

$29,130
Silver Lake College of the Holy Family

Manitowoc, WI

$29,600
Viterbo University

La Crosse, WI

$29,920
Alverno College

Milwaukee, WI

$31,258
Lakeland University

Plymouth, WI

$31,316
Concordia University Wisconsin

Mequon, WI

$31,952
Edgewood College

Madison, WI

$32,600
Mount Mary College

Milwaukee, WI

$32,760
Wisconsin Lutheran College

Milwaukee, WI

$32,766
Carthage College

Kenosha, WI

$33,000
Cardinal Stritch University

Milwaukee, WI

$34,762
Carroll University

Waukesha, WI

$35,140
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design

Milwaukee, WI

$39,560
Northland College

Ashland, WI

$39,894
Saint Norbert College

De Pere, WI

$41,887
Milwaukee School of Engineering

Milwaukee, WI

$45,099
Marquette University

Milwaukee, WI

$45,766
Ripon College

Ripon, WI

$48,100
Lawrence University

Appleton, WI

$52,401
Beloit College

Beloit, WI

$54,680