Central Methodist University - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Is CMU CLAS a Good School for the Money?

Central Methodist University - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Value Report

College Factual's Best for the Money Rankings compare the quality of a CMU CLAS degree with its cost to determine if the school is asking a fair price. Read the CMU CLAS annual value report below.

Within Missouri, CMU CLAS Offers Average Quality for a Fair Price.

Top 50% Missouri Value
Average Missouri Quality

Central Methodist University - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences is ranked #24 out of #46 in Missouri for quality and #17 out of #41 for Missouri value.

This makes it average quality for a fair price in the state.

State Value Ranking  17 out of 41
Overpriced
Great Value
State Value Score  58.54 out of 100
Overpriced
Great Value

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

Above Average Value Nationwide

Top 20% National Value
Average National Quality

Central Methodist University - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences is ranked #245 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Central Methodist University - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences is a good value according to College Factual's value analysis. It is priced competitively based on the quality of the education provided.

National Value Ranking  245 out of 1472
Overpriced
Great Value
National Value Score  83.36 out of 100
Overpriced
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
Brigham Young University - Idaho $51,837 A
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania $93,830 A-
Central Methodist University - College of Liberal Arts & Sciences $96,189 A-
Aurora University $116,813 B-
University of Southern Indiana $118,302 C+
Northern Kentucky University $118,441 C+
La Sierra University $127,684 D+
Utica College $129,671 D
Arizona State University - Skysong $142,842 F
Roosevelt University $160,411 F
Alvernia University $174,017 F

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

We're Looking at a Total Cost of $96,189 for a CMU CLAS Degree

On average, a bachelor's degree from CMU CLAS will cost you about $96,189. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $23,067 and a typical 4.17 years to graduate.

Amount
Average Yearly Cost $23,067
Average Years to Graduate 4.17
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $96,189

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Depending on your personal circumstances, your net price may be well below the average CMU CLAS net price, which could make this school a better value. You may quality for more financial aid, or be able to complete your degree faster than average. Get more details on CMU CLAS cost.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$94,772 In-State With Aid
$165,758 Avg Cost No Aid
4.17 Years to Graduate

The overall price of a college can vary depending on your individual circumstances.

Look at the table below to get a sense of how CMU CLAS value for your educational dollar might vary.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $165,758 #737 C
All Students $96,189 #245 A-
Only Students Receiving Aid $94,772 #349 B+
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $165,758 #32 D-
All Students $96,189 #17 C+
Only Students Receiving Aid $94,772 #25 D+

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

About 100% of CMU CLAS students receive financial aid. Get more details on what CMU CLAS financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates value by calculating average CMU CLAS 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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