Is Capital a Good School for the Money?
Capital University Value Report
College Factual's Best for the Money Rankings compare the quality of a Capital degree with its cost to determine if the school is asking a fair price. Read the Capital annual value report below.
Within Ohio, Capital Offers Good Quality for a Fair Price.
Capital University is ranked #24 out of #80 in Ohio for quality and #31 out of #62 for Ohio value.
This makes it a good quality for a fair price in the state.
Live in-state? You may qualify for a reduced price. Check the Capital financial aid page to be sure.
Above Average Value Nationwide
Capital University is ranked #377 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Capital University is priced well for the kind of quality education they provide and thus has earned a good price recognition from College Factual's analysis.
Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
|The College of Idaho||$80,083||A+|
|Montclair State University||$144,233||C|
|University of Mary Washington||$152,316||D+|
|St John’s University - New York||$204,561||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
That Degree May Cost You $131,082 in Total
The Capital time to graduate is about 4.16 years and will cost an estimated $31,510 per year. This brings the total cost to 131,082.
|Average Yearly Cost||$31,510|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.16|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$131,082|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Consider the average Capital student takes 4.16 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your Capital degree may cost less than average.
Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?
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 Capital value for your educational dollar might vary.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$217,052||#954||D+|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$129,326||#622||C+|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$217,052||#41||D|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$129,326||#40||D+|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Ohio.
About 100% of Capital students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Capital financial aid you may qualify for.
How to Calculate Value
College Factual calculates value by calculating average Capital 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.
College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.