Brenau University

Is Brenau a Good School for the Money?

Brenau University Value Report

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

Within Georgia, Brenau Offers Good Quality for a High Price.

Below Average Georgia Value
Top 50% Georgia Quality

Brenau University is ranked #20 out of #56 in Georgia for quality and #44 out of #46 for Georgia value.

This makes it a good quality, but overpriced in the state.

State Value Ranking  44 out of 46
Great Value
State Value Score  4.35 out of 100
Great Value

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

Below Average Value Nationwide

Below Average National Value
Below Average National Quality

Brenau University is ranked #1,401 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Brenau University 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.)

National Value Ranking  1401 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  4.82 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
Blackburn College $70,409 A-
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley $103,337 B
Bryan College - Dayton $120,973 D+
Ohio Dominican University $129,447 D-
Barry University $148,753 F
Erskine College $151,866 F
Brenau University $162,297 F
Rivier University $166,761 F
Columbia College Chicago $173,413 F

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

That Degree May Cost You $162,297 in Total

The Brenau time to graduate is about 4.31 years and will cost an estimated $37,656 per year. This brings the total cost to 162,297.

Average Yearly Cost $37,656
Average Years to Graduate 4.31
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $162,297

Many Factors Affect Net Price

There are many ways you can lower the cost of a college education. Consider taking advantage of in-state tuition, or shortening the length of your degree by taking summer classes. Learn more about Brenau cost for other factors that may affect net price such as the financial aid you qualify for that is largely based on your family's income.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$152,858 In-State With Aid
$205,303 Avg Cost No Aid
4.31 Years to Graduate

Most students will not pay the full sticker price and few students fit perfectly into averages.

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

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $205,303 #1,337 F
All Students $162,297 #1,401 F
Only Students Receiving Aid $152,858 #1,414 F
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $205,303 #41 F
All Students $162,297 #44 F
Only Students Receiving Aid $152,858 #43 F

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

About 98% of Brenau students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Brenau 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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