The Best Value Indiana Colleges

Best Value Colleges in Indiana for 2021

Explore the colleges that provide the best value for your money in Indiana based on academic quality, outcomes, net price and financial aid. The rankings are calculated using ratings from the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges ranking but additionally factors in the typical price paid by students to identify the colleges that offer the best deals. Leading the list for 2021 as the overall best value college in Indiana is University of Notre Dame. The highest value public state college is Purdue University Main Campus. Learn how the Best Value Colleges are calculated and ranked on our methodology page.


31 results

University of Notre Dame
N
Notre Dame, IN
University of Notre Dame

Private 4 Year

6 reviews

#1 Best Value in Indiana

  • 12,607enrollment
  • $30,536net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1400-1550SAT range
  • 32-35ACT range
  • 3.91*Avg GPA
Purdue University Main Campus
P
West Lafayette, IN
Purdue University Main Campus

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#2 Best Value in Indiana

  • 44,474enrollment
  • $12,684net price
  • 60%acceptance rate
  • 1190-1440SAT range
  • 25-32ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA
DePauw University
D
Greencastle, IN
DePauw University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#3 Best Value in Indiana

  • 2,156enrollment
  • $29,557net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1360SAT range
  • 23-30ACT range
  • 3.75Avg GPA
Earlham College
E
Richmond, IN
Earlham College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Value in Indiana

  • 1,104enrollment
  • $23,043net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1370SAT range
  • 23-30ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
Indiana University Bloomington
I
Bloomington, IN
Indiana University Bloomington

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#5 Best Value in Indiana

  • 43,503enrollment
  • $13,036net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1360SAT range
  • 24-31ACT range
  • 3.62Avg GPA
University of Evansville
E
Evansville, IN
University of Evansville

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Value in Indiana

  • 2,443enrollment
  • $21,978net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1288SAT range
  • 23-30ACT range
  • 3.74Avg GPA
Saint Mary's College
S
Notre Dame, IN
Saint Mary's College

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

#7 Best Value in Indiana

  • 1,611enrollment
  • $26,906net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1250SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.69Avg GPA
Valparaiso University
V
Valparaiso, IN
Valparaiso University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#8 Best Value in Indiana

  • 3,786enrollment
  • $21,824net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • 1070-1290SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
I
Indianapolis, IN
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Value in Indiana

  • 29,579enrollment
  • $9,807net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1200SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA
Marian University
M
Indianapolis, IN
Marian University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Value in Indiana

  • 3,592enrollment
  • $20,572net price
  • 62%acceptance rate
  • 970-1180SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
Indiana Wesleyan University
I
Marion, IN
Indiana Wesleyan University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Value in Indiana

  • 3,188enrollment
  • $21,619net price
  • 67%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1230SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.59Avg GPA
Hanover College
H
Hanover, IN
Hanover College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#12 Best Value in Indiana

  • 1,104enrollment
  • $22,376net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1240SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA
Taylor University
T
Upland, IN
Taylor University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#13 Best Value in Indiana

  • 2,195enrollment
  • $26,703net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1310SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.71Avg GPA
University of Saint Francis Fort Wayne
S
Fort Wayne, IN
 
University of Saint Francis Fort Wayne

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Value in Indiana

  • 2,199enrollment
  • $18,055net price
  • 96%acceptance rate
  • 948-1170SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
Anderson University
A
Anderson, IN
Anderson University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Value in Indiana

  • 1,722enrollment
  • $22,914net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1160SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
Rose Hulman Institute of Technology
R
Terre Haute, IN
Rose Hulman Institute of Technology

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#16 Best Value in Indiana

  • 2,142enrollment
  • $45,356net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 1248-1460SAT range
  • 27-33ACT range
  • 3.96Avg GPA
Butler University
B
Indianapolis, IN
Butler University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#17 Best Value in Indiana

  • 5,495enrollment
  • $39,923net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1330SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.77Avg GPA
Bethel College Mishawaka
B
Mishawaka, IN
 
Bethel College Mishawaka

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#18 Best Value in Indiana

  • 1,513enrollment
  • $18,348net price
  • 94%acceptance rate
  • 950-1170SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.49Avg GPA