Is Capitol Tech a Good School for the Money?
Capitol Technology University Value Report
What is a Capitol Tech degree worth? College Factual's value analysis compares Capitol Tech with other schools of similar quality to see if it's priced fairly.
Within Maryland, Capitol Tech is Ranked Below Average in Quality and is Very Overpriced.
Capitol Technology University is ranked #21 out of #26 in Maryland for quality and #23 out of #23 for Maryland value.
This means it is below average in educational quality and yet priced much higher than it should be.
Do you qualify for in-state tuition? Check the Capitol Tech financial aid page to be sure.
Below Average Value Nationwide
Capitol Technology University is ranked #1,434 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Capitol Technology University is overpriced for the quality education it provides. (This takes into account average financial aid and may not apply to you if you have further scholarships, grant or aid provided to you.)
Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
|University of North Texas at Dallas||$109,113||C-|
|Valdosta State University||$110,502||C-|
|University of West Georgia||$133,071||F|
|Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi||$134,425||F|
|MidAmerica Nazarene University||$152,407||F|
|Capitol Technology University||$162,309||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
That Degree May Cost You $162,309 in Total
The Capitol Tech time to graduate is about 4.81 years and will cost an estimated $33,744 per year. This brings the total cost to 162,309.
|Average Yearly Cost||$33,744|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.81|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$162,309|
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 Capitol Tech 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?
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 Capitol Tech.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$210,976||#1,415||F|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$146,085||#1,422||F|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$210,976||#23||F|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$146,085||#23||F|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Maryland.
About 98% of Capitol Tech students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Capitol Tech 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.