Is Central State University a Good School for the Money?
Central State University Value Report
College Factual set out to determine if Central State University is asking a fair price for the quality of education they provide. Keep reading for the detailed value report.
Within Ohio, Central State University is Ranked as Below Average in Quality for a Fair Price.
Central State University is ranked #76 out of #80 in Ohio for quality and #29 out of #62 for Ohio value.
This means it is below average in quality with a price that reflects that in the state.
Live in-state? You may qualify for a reduced price. Check the Central State University financial aid page to be sure.
Fair Value Nationwide
Central State University is ranked #677 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Central State University 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|
|Central State University||$68,398||C|
|Baptist Bible College||$89,241||D+|
|Bethany College Kansas||$103,194||D|
|Indiana Institute of Technology||$130,110||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
That Degree May Cost You $68,398 in Total
The average Central State University student's degree will cost an estimated $68,398. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $14,491 and a typical 4.72 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$14,491|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.72|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$68,398|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Consider the average Central State University student takes 4.72 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your Central State University degree may cost less than average.
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 determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at Central State University.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$101,900||#677||C|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$64,253||#687||C|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$93,956||#33||C|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$56,310||#27||C+|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Ohio.
About 99% of Central State University students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Central State University financial aid you may qualify for.
How to Calculate Value
College Factual calculates value by calculating average Central State University 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.
College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.