2017 Tuition and Living Costs Summary By State

Next table summarizes 2017 tuition, fees, and living costs by State. You may want to check detail costs information by school type, level, degree, and more by following a link on State name. In addition, you can see all schools located in your desired state by following a link on the number of schools of the State. If number of schools over different states are in your mind, you can compare up to 5 states. The result page shows you comparison tables and graphical charts by comparing various factors.

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State Number of SchoolsTuition & Fees Living Costs
PublicPrivateOn-CampusOff-Campus
In-StateOut-of-State
Alaska 11$6,446 $17,109$14,577$12,962$16,082
Alabama 94$6,142 $11,826$16,039$11,200$11,760
Arkansas 90$4,525 $7,862$17,486$11,312$12,354
American Samoa 1$3,550 $3,850--$3,980
Arizona 142$4,180 $12,278$16,208$12,809$12,992
California 784$3,008 $10,851$24,533$15,180$16,332
Colorado 131$6,462 $15,926$17,351$12,924$13,474
Connecticut 96$6,918 $17,872$29,170$15,262$13,904
District of Columbia 24$5,612 $11,756$26,327$15,910$15,866
Delaware 20$8,045 $19,067$17,680$14,037$13,478
Florida 431$3,879 $13,524$17,613$13,602$14,308
Federated States of Micronesia 1$4,750 $4,750-$5,763$6,180
Georgia 183$4,450 $10,567$18,528$13,089$12,404
Guam 3$4,496 $8,624$5,428$6,713$13,887
Hawaii 27$4,883 $13,238$15,324$14,382$16,519
Iowa 93$5,493 $8,702$23,764$11,265$11,101
Idaho 43$5,388 $14,159$15,588$10,594$12,776
Illinois 319$9,199 $12,804$23,583$12,983$11,605
Indiana 135$7,680 $20,069$24,823$12,226$11,817
Kansas 94$4,736 $8,034$18,812$10,694$11,756
Kentucky 111$5,784 $15,878$19,385$11,975$11,254
Louisiana 134$6,094 $13,622$16,868$12,738$13,516
Massachusetts 194$7,625 $15,524$34,395$15,539$13,320
Maryland 103$7,599 $14,307$27,196$13,275$12,967
Maine 42$6,413 $13,114$29,045$12,139$10,705
Marshall Islands 1$4,885 $5,105-$3,530$3,530
Michigan 199$7,701 $12,983$22,931$11,344$11,057
Minnesota 143$6,633 $8,267$21,883$10,690$11,571
Missouri 203$6,217 $11,068$17,775$11,400$11,421
Northern Marianas 1$4,038 $5,520--$9,000
Mississippi 64$4,223 $8,088$14,959$9,014$10,978
Montana 31$4,378 $11,032$17,384$10,820$11,212
North Carolina 197$3,482 $10,889$21,595$13,036$12,923
North Dakota 29$5,403 $9,039$11,912$10,269$10,886
Nebraska 54$5,190 $9,582$18,197$10,797$11,724
New Hampshire 43$9,625 $18,142$29,705$14,073$14,874
New Jersey 170$9,042 $14,067$22,821$13,653$15,287
New Mexico 51$3,222 $7,388$20,934$10,996$12,921
Nevada 48$4,428 $13,810$20,651$14,128$14,582
New York 481$6,637 $13,349$23,547$13,752$14,858
Ohio 371$6,192 $12,904$20,390$12,457$11,934
Oklahoma 148$5,326 $11,863$18,142$11,266$12,051
Oregon 98$6,460 $14,678$25,668$12,734$12,443
Pennsylvania 394$11,886 $18,614$26,421$13,936$12,784
Puerto Rico 157$2,158 $3,510$6,831$9,724$8,988
Palau 1$3,250 $3,610-$4,581$3,500
Rhode Island 25$8,452 $20,079$34,652$15,225$12,426
South Carolina 109$7,896 $15,978$18,879$12,172$12,384
South Dakota 31$6,973 $8,587$15,332$11,296$11,209
Tennessee 189$6,206 $19,050$18,977$12,422$12,704
Texas 480$5,386 $11,209$18,468$11,310$12,040
Utah 83$5,636 $16,839$14,897$11,389$12,622
Virginia 177$7,447 $17,687$19,682$13,442$12,476
Virgin Islands 1$5,234 $14,496-$12,930$14,696
Vermont 27$11,907 $25,327$37,228$13,348$12,694
Washington 125$4,936 $10,416$23,328$13,080$13,582
Wisconsin 122$6,058 $11,173$23,569$11,108$11,172
West Virginia 77$5,344 $11,075$16,964$11,621$11,206
Wyoming 11$3,131 $7,985$18,021$9,284$11,382
Average $5,938$12,720 $21,407$12,812$12,992