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Is The Citadel a Good School for the Money?

Above Average National Value
Unknown In-State Value
$170,854 Avg Total Cost

Citadel Military College of South Carolina Value Report

Is a The Citadel degree worth it? Only you know for sure, but College Factual's value analysis can help answer that question. Keep reading for more.

Fair Value Nationwide

Top 50% National Value
Top 15% National Quality
Fair Price

Citadel Military College of South Carolina is ranked #965 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

Citadel Military College of South Carolina is priced appropriately for the kind of quality education they provide and thus has earned a fair value recognition from College Factual's analysis.

National Value Ranking  965 out of 2223
Great Value
National Value Score  56.94 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

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

We're Looking at a Total Cost of $170,854 for a The Citadel Degree

On average, a bachelor's degree from The Citadel will cost you about $170,854. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $41,369 and a typical 4.13 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost$41,369
Average Years to Graduate4.13
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree$170,854

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Consider the average The Citadel student takes 4.13 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your The Citadel degree may cost less than average.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$75,339 In-State With Aid
$203,493 Avg Cost No Aid
4.13 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 The Citadel.

Nationwide Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$203,493#0F
All Students$170,854#965C+
Only Students Receiving Aid$153,281#888C+
In-State Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$125,552#F
All Students$92,913#F
Only Students Receiving Aid$75,339#F

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

About 88% of The Citadel students receive financial aid. Get more details on what The Citadel financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates value by calculating average The Citadel 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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