Is Carthage a Good School for the Money?
Carthage College Value Report
Is a Carthage degree worth it? Only you know for sure, but College Factual's value analysis can help answer that question. Keep reading for more.
Within Wisconsin, Carthage Offers Good Quality for a High Price.
Carthage College is ranked #11 out of #39 in Wisconsin for quality and #26 out of #34 for Wisconsin value.
This makes it a good quality, but overpriced in the state.
Fair Value Nationwide
Carthage College is ranked #689 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Carthage College is a fair value according to College Factual's value analysis. It is priced appropriately based on the quality of the education provided.
Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
|College of the Ozarks||$58,001||A+|
|Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania||$103,179||A+|
|SUNY Polytechnic Institute||$110,176||A|
|Pennsylvania State University - Harrisburg||$162,672||D|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
That Degree May Cost You $148,170 in Total
The Carthage time to graduate is about 4.1 years and will cost an estimated $36,139 per year. This brings the total cost to 148,170.
|Average Yearly Cost||$36,139|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.1|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$148,170|
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 Carthage 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?
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 Carthage value for your educational dollar might vary.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$250,920||#1,124||D-|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$142,762||#875||C-|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$250,920||#26||D-|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$142,762||#26||D-|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Wisconsin.
About 100% of Carthage students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Carthage 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.
College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.