Is Bluefield College a Good School for the Money?
Bluefield College Value Report
College Factual set out to determine if Bluefield College is asking a fair price for the quality of education they provide. Keep reading for the detailed value report.
Within Virginia, Bluefield College is Ranked Below Average in Quality and is Very Overpriced.
Bluefield College is ranked #45 out of #48 in Virginia for quality and #41 out of #41 for Virginia value.
This means it is below average in educational quality and yet priced much higher than it should be.
Live in-state? You may qualify for a reduced price. Check the Bluefield College financial aid page to be sure.
Below Average Value Nationwide
Bluefield College is ranked #1,286 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Bluefield College 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|
|Beulah Heights University||$86,064||C-|
|Virginia Union University||$109,084||D-|
|Albany State University||$113,578||F|
|Dixie State University||$113,821||F|
|West Virginia State University||$126,886||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $120,031 For That Piece of Paper
On average, a bachelor's degree from Bluefield College will cost you about $120,031. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $28,647 and a typical 4.19 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$28,647|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.19|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$120,031|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Depending on your personal circumstances, your net price may be well below the average Bluefield College net price, which could make this school a better value. You may quality for more financial aid, or be able to complete your degree faster than average. Get more details on Bluefield College cost.
Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?
Net price can vary based on your unique situation.
Look at the table below to get a sense of how Bluefield College value for your educational dollar might vary.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$168,153||#1,341||F|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$114,081||#1,315||F|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$168,153||#40||F|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$114,081||#40||F|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Virginia.
About 100% of Bluefield College students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Bluefield College 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.