Bluffton University

Is Bluffton a Good School for the Money?

Bluffton University Value Report

Is a Bluffton degree worth it? Only you know for sure, but College Factual's value analysis can help answer that question. Keep reading for more.

Within Ohio, Bluffton Offers Average Quality for a High Price.

Below Average Ohio Value
Average Ohio Quality

Bluffton University is ranked #42 out of #80 in Ohio for quality and #49 out of #62 for Ohio value.

This makes it average quality that is overpriced in the state.

State Value Ranking  49 out of 62
Great Value
State Value Score  20.97 out of 100
Great Value

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

Fair Value Nationwide

Top 50% National Value
Average National Quality

Bluffton University is ranked #661 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Bluffton University is a fair value according to College Factual's value analysis. It is priced appropriately based on the quality of the education provided.

National Value Ranking  661 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  55.10 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
Stephens College $99,252 A-
Hastings College $100,516 A-
North Greenville University $111,268 B
University of South Alabama $111,722 B
Bluffton University $120,968 C+
Saint Xavier University $124,567 C
Eastern Washington University $136,285 D
Eastern University $145,712 F
University of Alaska Southeast $146,829 F

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

Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $120,968 For That Piece of Paper

The average Bluffton student's degree will cost an estimated $120,968. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $29,649 and a typical 4.08 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost $29,649
Average Years to Graduate 4.08
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $120,968

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Consider the average Bluffton student takes 4.08 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your Bluffton degree may cost less than average.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$118,544 In-State With Aid
$199,349 Avg Cost No Aid
4.08 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 Bluffton.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $199,349 #1,224 F
All Students $120,968 #661 C+
Only Students Receiving Aid $118,544 #932 D+
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $199,349 #52 F
All Students $120,968 #49 D-
Only Students Receiving Aid $118,544 #50 F

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

About 100% of Bluffton students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Bluffton 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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