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Is CSUSB a Good School for the Money?

Above Average National Value
Unknown In-State Value
$113,987 Avg Total Cost

California State University - San Bernardino Value Report

Is CSUSB worth the money? Read College Factual's annual CSUSB value report to determine if the school is priced fairly for the quality of education they provide.

Above Average Value Nationwide

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

California State University - San Bernardino is ranked #853 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

Compared to other schools of similar quality, California State University - San Bernardino is priced well for the kind of quality provided and is thus a good value according to College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking.

National Value Ranking  853 out of 2223
Great Value
National Value Score  61.94 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 $113,987 in Total

The average CSUSB student's degree will cost an estimated $113,987. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $22,843 and a typical 4.99 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost$22,843
Average Years to Graduate4.99
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree$113,987

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Consider the average CSUSB student takes 4.99 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your CSUSB degree may cost less than average.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$64,705 In-State With Aid
$152,395 Avg Cost No Aid
4.99 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 CSUSB.

Nationwide Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$152,395#0F
All Students$113,987#853B-
Only Students Receiving Aid$104,386#184A
In-State Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$112,714#F
All Students$74,306#F
Only Students Receiving Aid$64,705#F

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

About 89% of CSUSB students receive financial aid. Get more details on what CSUSB financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates value by calculating average CSUSB 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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