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Cedar Crest College Value Report

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

Within Pennsylvania, Cedar Crest is Ranked Below Average in Quality and is Very Overpriced.

Below Average Pennsylvania Value
Below Average Pennsylvania Quality

Cedar Crest College is ranked #83 out of #123 in Pennsylvania for quality and #101 out of #111 for Pennsylvania value.

This means it is below average in educational quality and yet priced much higher than it should be.

State Value Ranking  101 out of 111
Great Value
State Value Score  9.01 out of 100
Great Value

Find out if Cedar Crest offers in-state tuition that you may qualify for.

Below Average Value Nationwide

Below Average National Value
Average National Quality

Cedar Crest College is ranked #1,360 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Cedar Crest College 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.)

National Value Ranking  1360 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  7.61 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
The Baptist College of Florida $65,526 A
Emmaus Bible College $76,893 A
Gardner - Webb University $131,210 D+
Middle Tennessee State University $140,009 D
Simpson University $143,438 D-
Southern Connecticut State University $149,030 F
Pennsylvania State University - Beaver $151,479 F
Portland State University $157,864 F
Cedar Crest College $171,831 F
University of the Incarnate Word $175,359 F

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

We're Looking at a Total Cost of $171,831 for a Cedar Crest Degree

The average Cedar Crest student's degree will cost an estimated $171,831. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $41,108 and a typical 4.18 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost $41,108
Average Years to Graduate 4.18
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $171,831

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 Cedar Crest 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?

$153,343 In-State With Aid
$230,381 Avg Cost No Aid
4.18 Years to Graduate

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 Cedar Crest.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $230,381 #1,318 F
All Students $171,831 #1,360 F
Only Students Receiving Aid $153,343 #1,344 F
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $230,381 #101 F
All Students $171,831 #101 F
Only Students Receiving Aid $153,343 #103 F

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

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