Wyoming: University of Wyoming
2018-19: Annual Tuition and Fees $5,400 (in-state) $17,490 (out-of-state)
2018-19: Room and Board $10,320
Founded in 1886, University of Wyoming is the only public school in the state, which is why it makes this list. It has an undergraduate enrollment of 9,791 located on a campus of 781 acres in Laramie. It offers nearly 200 areas of study, including graduate programs in engineering, law, business and education.
The student-faculty ratio is 15:1, and 40.5% of classes have fewer than 20 students. Some popular majors include registered nursing, petroleum engineering, criminal justice/safety studies, psychology, and elementary education and teaching. The four-year graduation rate is 26%, and 44% of full-time undergraduate students receive some form of need-based financial aid.