Capital University

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.

Top 50% Ohio Value
Top 30% Ohio Quality

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.

State Value Ranking  31 out of 62
Great Value
State Value Score  50.00 out of 100
Great Value

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

Above Average Value Nationwide

Top 30% National Value
Top 50% National Quality

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.

National Value Ranking  377 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  74.39 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
The College of Idaho $80,083 A+
Elmira College $94,191 A+
Hollins University $105,397 A
Loras College $106,348 A
Goshen College $122,222 A
Capital University $131,082 B
Randolph College $133,164 B
Benedictine College $134,110 B
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?

$129,326 In-State With Aid
$217,052 Avg Cost No Aid
4.16 Years to Graduate

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+
All Students $131,082 #377 B
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
All Students $131,082 #31 C
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.


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