Austin Peay State University

Is Austin Peay State University a Good School for the Money?

Austin Peay State University Value Report

Is an Austin Peay State University degree worth it? Only you know for sure, but College Factual's value analysis can help answer that question. Keep reading for more.

Within Tennessee, Austin Peay State University is Ranked Below Average in Quality and is Very Overpriced.

Below Average Tennessee Value
Below Average Tennessee Quality

Austin Peay State University is ranked #30 out of #42 in Tennessee for quality and #24 out of #36 for Tennessee value.

This means it is below average in educational quality and yet priced much higher than it should be.

State Value Ranking  24 out of 36
Great Value
State Value Score  33.33 out of 100
Great Value

Live in-state? You may qualify for a reduced price. Check the Austin Peay State University financial aid page to be sure.

Fair Value Nationwide

Average National Value
Below Average National Quality

Austin Peay State University is ranked #867 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Austin Peay State University is priced appropriately for the kind of quality education they provide and thus has earned a fair value recognition from College Factual's analysis.

National Value Ranking  867 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  41.10 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
Southwestern Oklahoma State University $99,737 C+
Austin Peay State University $109,498 C-
Davenport University $117,404 D
McMurry University $117,972 D
Clark Atlanta University $131,047 F
University of Central Oklahoma $132,406 F
Alverno College $142,342 F
Oakwood University $144,852 F
Western Oregon University $155,503 F
Southern Oregon University $178,842 F

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

That Degree May Cost You $109,499 in Total

The Austin Peay State University time to graduate is about 4.5 years and will cost an estimated $24,333 per year. This brings the total cost to 109,499.

Average Yearly Cost $24,333
Average Years to Graduate 4.5
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $109,499

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 Austin Peay State University 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?

$87,687 In-State With Aid
$142,074 Avg Cost No Aid
4.5 Years to Graduate

Net price can vary based on your unique situation.

Look at the table below to determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at Austin Peay State University.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $142,074 #758 C
All Students $109,499 #867 C-
Only Students Receiving Aid $105,057 #945 D+
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $124,704 #22 D+
All Students $92,129 #24 D
Only Students Receiving Aid $87,687 #25 D

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

About 99% of Austin Peay State University students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Austin Peay State University 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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