Canisius College

Is Canisius a Good School for the Money?

Canisius College Value Report

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

Within New York, Canisius Offers Good Quality at a Great Price.

Top 5% New York Value
Top 50% New York Quality

Canisius College is ranked #45 out of #132 in New York for quality and #2 out of #113 for New York value.

This makes it a good quality for a great value in the state.

State Value Ranking  2 out of 113
Great Value
State Value Score  98.23 out of 100
Great Value

Live in-state? You may qualify for a reduced price. Check the Canisius financial aid page to be sure.

Very Good Value Nationwide

Top 5% National Value
Top 30% National Quality

Canisius College is ranked #16 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

The quality education Canisius College provides combined with keeping costs low makes this school underpriced and a great value. That's why Canisius earned their #16 ranking on the Best Colleges for the Money Ranking.

National Value Ranking  16 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  98.91 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
Canisius College $82,074 A+
Albion College $117,209 A
St. Bonaventure University $121,751 A
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology $127,894 A
Otterbein University $128,784 A-
Simpson College $130,246 A-
East Carolina University $132,876 A-
University of Louisville $149,901 C+
Moravian College $174,133 D
Savannah College of Art and Design $205,080 F

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

That Degree May Cost You $82,074 in Total

The average Canisius student's degree will cost an estimated $82,074. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $20,067 and a typical 4.09 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost $20,067
Average Years to Graduate 4.09
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $82,074

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Consider the average Canisius student takes 4.09 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your Canisius degree may cost less than average.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$75,968 In-State With Aid
$177,727 Avg Cost No Aid
4.09 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 Canisius.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $177,727 #218 A
All Students $82,074 #16 A+
Only Students Receiving Aid $75,968 #25 A+
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $177,727 #22 A-
All Students $82,074 #2 A+
Only Students Receiving Aid $75,968 #8 A

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

About 99% of Canisius students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Canisius 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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