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Is Clarion University a Good School for the Money?

Above Average National Value
Unknown In-State Value
$117,477 Avg Total Cost

Clarion University of Pennsylvania Value Report

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

Above Average Value Nationwide

Top 50% National Value
Top 50% National Quality
Good Price

Clarion University of Pennsylvania is ranked #877 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

Compared to other schools of similar quality, Clarion University of Pennsylvania is priced well for the kind of quality provided and is thus a good value according to College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking.

National Value Ranking  877 out of 2223
Great Value
National Value Score  60.87 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

SchoolTotal PriceValue Grade

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

We're Looking at a Total Cost of $117,477 for a Clarion University Degree

On average, a bachelor's degree from Clarion University will cost you about $117,477. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $27,131 and a typical 4.33 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost$27,131
Average Years to Graduate4.33
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree$117,477

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 Clarion University 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?

$95,195 In-State With Aid
$137,443 Avg Cost No Aid
4.33 Years to Graduate

Most students will not pay the full sticker price and few students fit perfectly into averages.

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

Nationwide Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$137,443#0F
All Students$117,477#877B-
Only Students Receiving Aid$109,714#1,541D
In-State Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$122,924#F
All Students$102,959#F
Only Students Receiving Aid$95,195#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 Clarion University students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Clarion University financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

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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