Brandeis University

Is Brandeis a Good School for the Money?

Brandeis University Value Report

College Factual set out to determine if Brandeis is asking a fair price for the quality of education they provide. Keep reading for the detailed value report.

Within Massachusetts, Brandeis Offers Good Quality for a Fair Price.

Average Massachusetts Value
Top 25% Massachusetts Quality

Brandeis University is ranked #15 out of #68 in Massachusetts for quality and #33 out of #64 for Massachusetts value.

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

State Value Ranking  33 out of 64
Great Value
State Value Score  48.44 out of 100
Great Value

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

Fair Value Nationwide

Average National Value
Top 5% National Quality

Brandeis University is ranked #819 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Brandeis 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  819 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  44.36 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
Macalester College $172,794 B
Mount Holyoke College $178,290 B
Gettysburg College $181,501 B
University of Wisconsin - Madison $192,741 C+
Case Western Reserve University $195,802 C+
Dickinson College $196,704 C+
College of William and Mary $197,354 C+
Trinity College $220,465 C
Brandeis University $226,645 C-
Villanova University $229,825 C-
Barnard College $242,629 D+

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

Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $226,645 For That Piece of Paper

The average Brandeis student's degree will cost an estimated $226,645. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $55,011 and a typical 4.12 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost $55,011
Average Years to Graduate 4.12
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $226,645

Many Factors Affect Net Price

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

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$167,140 In-State With Aid
$312,280 Avg Cost No Aid
4.12 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 Brandeis.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $312,280 #846 C-
All Students $226,645 #819 C-
Only Students Receiving Aid $167,140 #608 C+
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $312,280 #35 C
All Students $226,645 #33 C
Only Students Receiving Aid $167,140 #27 C+

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

About 68% of Brandeis students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Brandeis 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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