Is Bowdoin worth the money? Read College Factual's annual Bowdoin value report to determine if the school is priced fairly for the quality of education they provide.
Bowdoin College is ranked #2,169 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.
Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Bowdoin 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.)
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
The Bowdoin time to graduate is about 4.08 years and will cost an estimated $48,671 per year. This brings the total cost to 198,578.
|Average Yearly Cost||$48,671|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.08|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$198,578|
Consider the average Bowdoin 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 Bowdoin degree may cost less than average.
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 Bowdoin.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$293,270||#0||F|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$111,172||#474||B+|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$293,270||#
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$111,172||#
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Maine.
About 58% of Bowdoin students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Bowdoin financial aid you may qualify for.
College Factual calculates value by calculating average Bowdoin cost multiplied by time to graduate, and then compares that number to other schools of a similar quality ranking. 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.