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Is BGSU a Good School for the Money?

Above Average National Value
Unknown In-State Value
$118,681 Avg Total Cost

Bowling Green State University - Main Campus Value Report

What is a BGSU degree worth? College Factual's value analysis compares BGSU with other schools of similar quality to see if it's priced fairly.

Above Average Value Nationwide

Top 50% National Value
Top 30% National Quality
Good Price

Bowling Green State University - Main Campus is ranked #777 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

Bowling Green State University - Main Campus is priced competitvely when compared to other colleges of similar quality. Based on this information we believe it is a good price for the type of education provided.

National Value Ranking  777 out of 2223
Great Value
National Value Score  65.33 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

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

Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $118,681 For That Piece of Paper

The BGSU time to graduate is about 4.35 years and will cost an estimated $27,283 per year. This brings the total cost to 118,681.

Average Yearly Cost$27,283
Average Years to Graduate4.35
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree$118,681

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Consider the average BGSU student takes 4.35 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your BGSU degree may cost less than average.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$83,703 In-State With Aid
$142,032 Avg Cost No Aid
4.35 Years to Graduate

Net price can vary based on your unique situation.

Look at the table below to get a sense of how BGSU value for your educational dollar might vary.

Nationwide Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$142,032#0F
All Students$118,681#777B
Only Students Receiving Aid$108,193#1,194C
In-State Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$117,541#F
All Students$94,191#F
Only Students Receiving Aid$83,703#F

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

About 95% of BGSU students receive financial aid. Get more details on what BGSU financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates value by calculating average BGSU 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.


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