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Is Cal U a Good School for the Money?

Above Average National Value
Unknown In-State Value
$111,862 Avg Total Cost

California University of Pennsylvania Value Report

College Factual's Best for the Money Rankings compare the quality of a Cal U degree with its cost to determine if the school is asking a fair price. Read the Cal U annual value report below.

Above Average Value Nationwide

Top 30% National Value
Top 50% National Quality
Good Price

California University of Pennsylvania is ranked #607 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

California University of Pennsylvania is priced well for the kind of quality education they provide and thus has earned a good price recognition from College Factual's analysis.

National Value Ranking  607 out of 2223
Great Value
National Value Score  72.91 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 $111,862 in Total

The average Cal U student's degree will cost an estimated $111,862. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $25,894 and a typical 4.32 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost$25,894
Average Years to Graduate4.32
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree$111,862

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 Cal U 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?

$89,787 In-State With Aid
$132,831 Avg Cost No Aid
4.32 Years to Graduate

Net price can vary based on your unique situation.

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

Nationwide Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$132,831#0F
All Students$111,862#607B
Only Students Receiving Aid$103,706#1,365D+
In-State Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$118,912#F
All Students$97,943#F
Only Students Receiving Aid$89,787#F

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

About 98% of Cal U students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Cal U financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates value by calculating average Cal U 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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