Bradley University

Is Bradley a Good School for the Money?

Bradley University Value Report

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

Within Illinois, Bradley is a Great Quality for a Good Price.

Top 30% Illinois Value
Top 15% Illinois Quality

Bradley University is ranked #8 out of #61 in Illinois for quality and #15 out of #52 for Illinois value.

This makes it a great quality for a good price in the state.

State Value Ranking  15 out of 52
Great Value
State Value Score  71.15 out of 100
Great Value

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

Very Good Value Nationwide

Top 15% National Value
Top 15% National Quality

Bradley University is ranked #152 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Compared to its peers, Bradley University is underpriced compared to the quality of education it provides. Bradley is ranked #152 out of 1472 in College Factual's Best Colleges for the Money Ranking earning it a great value recognition.

National Value Ranking  152 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  89.67 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
Wabash College $119,642 A+
Concordia College at Moorhead $125,140 A+
Bradley University $135,983 A
Wofford College $138,218 A
Washington & Jefferson College $139,526 A
Samford University $146,864 A-
University at Buffalo $152,881 B+
Michigan Technological University $168,488 B-
Seattle University $180,966 C
University of Puget Sound $187,543 C
Rollins College $192,580 C-

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

Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $135,983 For That Piece of Paper

The average Bradley student's degree will cost an estimated $135,983. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $31,921 and a typical 4.26 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost $31,921
Average Years to Graduate 4.26
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $135,983

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Depending on your personal circumstances, your net price may be well below the average Bradley 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 Bradley cost.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$131,344 In-State With Aid
$208,697 Avg Cost No Aid
4.26 Years to Graduate

The overall price of a college can vary depending on your individual circumstances.

Look at the table below to determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at Bradley.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $208,697 #289 A-
All Students $135,983 #152 A
Only Students Receiving Aid $131,344 #250 A-
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $208,697 #10 A-
All Students $135,983 #15 B
Only Students Receiving Aid $131,344 #17 B

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

About 100% of Bradley students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Bradley financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates value by calculating average Bradley 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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