2018 Tuition and Living Costs Summary By State

Next table summarizes 2018 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 10$6,610 $17,358$12,668$13,202$16,431
Alabama 95$6,288 $12,079$16,300$11,423$11,584
Arkansas 86$4,703 $7,923$17,892$11,519$12,454
American Samoa 1$3,950 $4,250--$4,000
Arizona 137$4,355 $12,696$15,689$13,140$13,273
California 729$3,081 $11,308$24,996$15,784$16,803
Colorado 118$6,742 $16,600$17,413$13,476$13,689
Connecticut 90$7,640 $19,738$32,742$16,019$13,973
District of Columbia 23$5,756 $12,092$26,980$16,382$16,893
Delaware 18$8,335 $19,751$17,977$14,469$13,678
Florida 392$3,877 $13,573$17,973$13,880$14,448
Federated States of Micronesia 1$4,750 $4,750-$5,763$6,180
Georgia 171$4,542 $11,101$18,820$13,413$12,636
Guam 3$4,496 $8,624$5,428$6,392$14,001
Hawaii 26$4,868 $13,241$15,791$14,823$17,450
Iowa 91$5,662 $9,009$25,031$11,426$11,407
Idaho 39$5,499 $14,794$15,798$10,952$12,586
Illinois 279$9,464 $13,090$24,277$13,239$11,722
Indiana 129$7,866 $20,701$23,760$12,565$11,988
Kansas 86$4,949 $8,281$19,701$11,036$11,779
Kentucky 104$6,000 $16,501$20,873$12,137$11,635
Louisiana 130$6,292 $12,683$17,696$13,185$13,975
Massachusetts 181$8,229 $16,007$35,886$16,159$13,656
Maryland 94$7,779 $14,831$27,922$13,477$13,343
Maine 40$6,625 $13,558$29,947$12,412$11,013
Marshall Islands 1$4,885 $5,105-$3,530$3,530
Michigan 183$8,024 $13,115$23,784$11,561$11,214
Minnesota 120$6,754 $8,501$24,708$10,826$11,625
Missouri 185$6,463 $11,479$18,328$11,818$11,817
Northern Marianas 1$4,038 $5,520--$8,000
Mississippi 60$4,624 $8,340$15,503$9,383$11,273
Montana 31$4,579 $11,358$18,120$11,367$11,431
North Carolina 184$3,569 $11,158$22,119$13,015$13,060
North Dakota 29$5,566 $9,278$12,382$10,511$11,183
Nebraska 51$5,514 $9,495$19,686$11,034$11,921
New Hampshire 41$9,947 $18,888$31,892$14,412$14,851
New Jersey 159$9,338 $14,444$22,083$13,052$15,498
New Mexico 51$3,313 $7,768$21,522$11,268$13,050
Nevada 46$4,703 $14,237$20,399$13,948$14,797
New York 464$6,870 $13,554$23,911$13,761$15,285
Ohio 338$6,226 $13,246$21,344$12,773$12,064
Oklahoma 135$5,676 $12,648$18,821$11,383$12,082
Oregon 94$6,819 $15,365$26,408$13,154$12,974
Pennsylvania 377$12,186 $19,078$26,221$14,276$13,059
Puerto Rico 151$2,188 $3,537$7,151$11,250$9,199
Palau 1$3,250 $3,610-$4,581$3,500
Rhode Island 24$9,044 $21,162$35,631$15,732$12,394
South Carolina 110$8,146 $16,453$19,839$12,511$12,949
South Dakota 30$7,156 $8,784$15,965$11,397$11,098
Tennessee 177$6,351 $19,727$19,350$12,676$12,994
Texas 446$5,542 $11,686$18,921$11,698$12,287
Utah 75$5,832 $17,427$15,096$11,611$12,916
Virginia 167$7,744 $18,219$20,181$13,648$13,117
Virgin Islands 1$5,235 $14,496-$12,930$14,696
Vermont 26$12,379 $26,191$38,445$13,788$13,117
Washington 117$5,092 $10,513$24,723$13,246$13,610
Wisconsin 118$6,152 $10,946$25,248$11,481$11,334
West Virginia 76$5,650 $11,824$17,833$11,853$10,966
Wyoming 11$3,288 $8,397$18,021$9,467$11,779
Average $6,131$13,097 $21,950$13,132$13,254