Adelphi University

Is Adelphi a Good School for the Money?

Adelphi University Value Report

What is an Adelphi degree worth? College Factual's value analysis compares Adelphi with other schools of similar quality to see if it's priced fairly.

Within New York, Adelphi Offers Good Quality for a High Price.

Below Average New York Value
Top 30% New York Quality

Adelphi University is ranked #37 out of #132 in New York for quality and #75 out of #113 for New York value.

This makes it a good quality, but overpriced in the state.

State Value Ranking  75 out of 113
Great Value
State Value Score  33.63 out of 100
Great Value

Do you qualify for in-state tuition? Check the Adelphi financial aid page to be sure.

Below Average Value Nationwide

Below Average National Value
Top 25% National Quality

Adelphi University is ranked #1,068 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Adelphi University is overpriced for the quality education it provides. (This takes into account average financial aid and may not apply to you if you have further scholarships, grant or aid provided to you.)

National Value Ranking  1068 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  27.45 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
Martin Luther College $93,875 A+
Presbyterian College $97,855 A+
University of Wisconsin - La Crosse $98,207 A+
Hanover College $102,349 A+
University of Dallas $141,090 B+
University of Cincinnati - Main Campus $158,645 C+
University of Kentucky $163,050 C
Seattle Pacific University $164,237 C
Bennington College $168,486 C-
Adelphi University $191,593 D
Thomas Jefferson University $194,377 D

*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.

Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $191,593 For That Piece of Paper

The average Adelphi student's degree will cost an estimated $191,593. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $46,056 and a typical 4.16 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost $46,056
Average Years to Graduate 4.16
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $191,593

Many Factors Affect Net Price

There are many ways you can lower the cost of a college education. Consider taking advantage of in-state tuition, or shortening the length of your degree by taking summer classes. Learn more about Adelphi cost for other factors that may affect net price such as the financial aid you qualify for that is largely based on your family's income.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$181,900 In-State With Aid
$256,447 Avg Cost No Aid
4.16 Years to Graduate

The net price YOU pay may be very different than the typical net price.

Look at the table below to determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at Adelphi.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $256,447 #977 D
All Students $191,593 #1,068 D
Only Students Receiving Aid $181,900 #1,130 D-
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $256,447 #66 C-
All Students $191,593 #75 D
Only Students Receiving Aid $181,900 #77 D

Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of New York.

About 91% of Adelphi students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Adelphi financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates average total cost by multiplying net price by time to graduation. We then compare the average total cost to other schools of a similar quality to determine value. If the school is priced fairly based on the educational quality it receives a fair ranking. If it is underpriced it receives a good or excellent value.

Read the full Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.


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