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Is CSUCI a Good School for the Money?

Above Average National Value
Unknown In-State Value
$142,774 Avg Total Cost

California State University - Channel Islands Value Report

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

Fair Value Nationwide

Top 50% National Value
Top 25% National Quality
Fair Price

California State University - Channel Islands is ranked #960 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

California State University - Channel Islands 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  960 out of 2223
Great Value
National Value Score  57.16 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.

That Degree May Cost You $142,774 in Total

On average, a bachelor's degree from CSUCI will cost you about $142,774. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $30,121 and a typical 4.74 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost$30,121
Average Years to Graduate4.74
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree$142,774

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 CSUCI 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?

$92,293 In-State With Aid
$170,128 Avg Cost No Aid
4.74 Years to Graduate

The net price YOU pay may be very different than the typical net price.

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

Nationwide Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$170,128#0F
All Students$142,774#960C+
Only Students Receiving Aid$129,904#640B
In-State Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$132,516#F
All Students$105,166#F
Only Students Receiving Aid$92,293#F

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

About 81% of CSUCI students receive financial aid. Get more details on what CSUCI financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates value by calculating average CSUCI 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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