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Is Central Penn a Good School for the Money?

Central Penn College Value Report

Is Central Penn worth the money? Read College Factual's annual Central Penn value report to determine if the school is priced fairly for the quality of education they provide.

Fair Value Nationwide

Top 50% National Value
Below Average National Quality

Central Penn College is ranked #1,130 out of 2,540 for value nationwide.

Central Penn College provides the kind of quality education we anticipated when compared to other colleges at the same price point. Based on this information we believe it is priced fairly for the type of education provided.

National Value Ranking  1130 out of 2540
Overpriced
Great Value
National Value Score  56.13 out of 100
Overpriced
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade

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

Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $98,040 For That Piece of Paper

The Central Penn time to graduate is about 4 years and will cost an estimated $24,510 per year. This brings the total cost to 98,040.

Amount
Average Yearly Cost $24,510
Average Years to Graduate 4
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $98,040

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 Central Penn 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?

$93,988 In-State With Aid
$115,320 Avg Cost No Aid
4 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 Central Penn value for your educational dollar might vary.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $115,320 #0 F
All Students $98,040 #1,130 C+
Only Students Receiving Aid $93,988 #1,533 D+
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $115,320 # F
All Students $98,040 # F
Only Students Receiving Aid $93,988 # F

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

About 98% of Central Penn students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Central Penn financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates value by calculating average Central Penn 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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