Every year the cost to attend colleges seems to increase. Unfortunately, some of the best universities in the country are also the most expensive, making it a difficult choice for students between education and debt. 

If you're wondering how difficult a choice it is for people, here's a list of the most expensive college in every U.S. state, according to the College Board.

Alabama: Spring Hill College

Tuition: $35,798
Room and board: $12,690
Total: $48,488

Alaska: University of Alaska at Anchorage

Tuition: $21,744
Room and board: $10,868
Total: $32,612

Arizona: University of Arizona

Tuition: $36,017
Room and board: $11,300
Total: $47,317

Arkansas: Hendrix College

Tuition: $42,440
Room and board: $11,580
Total: $54,020

California: Harvey Mudd College

Tuition: $52,666
Room and board: $17,051
Total: $69,717

Colorado: Colorado College

Tuition: $50,892
Room and board: $11,668
Total: $62,560

Connecticut: Trinity College

Tuition: $52,760
Room and board: $13,680
Total: $66,440

Delaware: University of Delaware

Tuition: $32,250
Room and board: $12,068
Total: $44,318

Florida: Rollins College

Tuition: $46,520
Room and board: $14,450
Total: $60,970

Georgia: Emory University

Tuition: $47,954
Room and board: $13,486
Total: $61,440

Hawaii: University of Hawaii at Manoa

Tuition: $33,764
Room and board: $13,030
Total: $46,794

Idaho: College of Idaho

Tuition: $27,425
Room and board: $8,990
Total: $36,415

Illinois: University of Chicago

Tuition: $52,491
Room and board: $15,093
Total: $67,584

Indiana: University of Notre Dame

Tuition: $49,685
Room and board: $14,358
Total: $64,043

Iowa: Grinnell College

Tuition: $48,758
Room and board: $11,980
Total: $60,738

Kansas: University of Kansas

Tuition: $28,239
Room and board: $10,436
Total: $38,675

Kentucky: Bellarmine University

Tuition: $39,350
Room and board: $11,470
Total: $50,820

Louisiana: Tulane University

Tuition: $51,010
Room and board: $13,844
Total: $64,854

Maine: Bates College

Tuition: $50,310
Room and board: $14,190
Total: $64,500

Maryland: Johns Hopkins University

Tuition: $50,910
Room and board: $14,976
Total: $65,886

Massachusetts: Bard College at Simon's Rock

Tuition: $52,385
Room and board: $14,060
Total: $66,445

Michigan: University of Michigan

Tuition: $45,410
Room and board: $10,872
Total: $56,282

Minnesota: Carleton College

Tuition: $50,874
Room and board: $13,197
Total: $64,071

Mississippi: Millsaps College

Tuition: $37,110
Room and board: $14,303
Total: $51,413

Missouri: Washington University in St. Louis

Tuition: $49,770
Room and board: $15596
Total: $65,366

Montana: Carroll College

Tuition: $33,192
Room and board: $9,584
Total: $42,776

Nebraska: Creighton University

Tuition: $37,606
Room and board: $10,600
Total: $48,206

Nevada: Sierra Nevada College

Tuition: $31,150
Room and board: $12,332
Total: $43,482

New Hampshire: Dartmouth College

Tuition: $51,438
Room and board: $15,141
Total: $66,579

New Jersey: Stevens Institute of Technology

Tuition: $48,838
Room and board: $13,500
Total: $62,338

New Mexico: St. John's College

Tuition: $50,898
Room and board: $11,162
Total: $62,060

New York: Columbia University

Tuition: $55,161
Room and board: $13,244
Total: $68,405

North Carolina: Duke University

Tuition: $51,265
Room and board: $14,438
Total: $65,703

North Dakota: North Dakota State University

Tuition: $19,771
Room and board: $7,918
Total: $27,689

Ohio: Oberlin College

Tuition: $52,002
Room and board: $14,010
Total: $66,012

Oklahoma: University of Tulsa

Tuition: $41,024
Room and board: $11,116
Total: $52,140

Oregon: Reed College

Tuition: $52,150
Room and board: $13,150
Total: $65,300

Pennsylvania: Haverford College

Tuition: $51,024
Room and board: $15,466
Total: $66,490

Rhode Island: Brown University

Tuition: $51,366
Room and board: $13,200
Total: $64,566

South Carolina: Furman University

Tuition: $47,164
Room and board: $11,864
Total: $59,028

South Dakota: Augustana University

Tuition: $30,944
Room and board: $7,754
Total: $38,698

Tennessee: Vanderbilt University

Tuition: $46,110
Room and board: $14,962
Total: $61,072

Texas: Southern Methodist University

Tuition: $50,358
Room and board: $16,125
Total: $66,483

Utah: Westminster College

Tuition: $32,104
Room and board: $8,974
Total: $41,078

Vermont: Bennington College

Tuition: $50,570
Room and board: $14,520
Total: $65,090

Virginia: University of Richmond

Tuition: $49,420
Room and board: $11,460
Total: $60,880

Washington: Whitman College

Tuition: $47,862
Room and board: $11,910
Total: $59,772

West Virginia: University of Charleston

Tuition: $29,900
Room and board: $9,100
Total: $39,000

Wisconsin: Beloit College

Tuition: $47,060
Room and board: $8,146
Total: $55,206

Wyoming: University of Wyoming

Tuition: $16,215 (out-of-state)
Room and board: $10,300
Total: $26,535

Washington D.C.: Georgetown University

Tuition: $50,547
Room and board: $15,572
Total: $66,119