Is Baker a Good School for the Money?
Baker University Value Report
Is a Baker degree worth it? Only you know for sure, but College Factual's value analysis can help answer that question. Keep reading for more.
Within Kansas, Baker is a Great Quality for a Fair Price.
Baker University is ranked #4 out of #28 in Kansas for quality and #14 out of #24 for Kansas value.
This makes it a great quality for a fair price in the state.
Live in-state? You may qualify for a reduced price. Check the Baker financial aid page to be sure.
Below Average Value Nationwide
Baker University is ranked #1,159 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Baker 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.)
Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
|Mount Vernon Nazarene University||$85,071||A|
|Spring Hill College||$122,731||B|
|Southern Adventist University||$127,675||C+|
|Florida Gulf Coast University||$144,762||D|
|Saint Joseph’s College of Maine||$168,307||F|
|Bay Path University||$174,648||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $149,326 For That Piece of Paper
On average, a bachelor's degree from Baker will cost you about $149,326. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $34,727 and a typical 4.3 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$34,727|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.3|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$149,326|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Consider the average Baker student takes 4.3 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your Baker degree may cost less than average.
Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?
The net price YOU pay may be very different than the typical net price.
Look at the table below to get a sense of how Baker value for your educational dollar might vary.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$191,135||#942||D+|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$104,034||#333||B+|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$191,135||#9||B-|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$104,034||#7||B|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Kansas.
About 100% of Baker students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Baker 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.
College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.
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