Is Clayton State University a Good School for the Money?
Clayton State University Value Report
Is Clayton State University worth the money? Read College Factual's annual Clayton State University value report to determine if the school is priced fairly for the quality of education they provide.
Within Georgia, Clayton State University Offers Average Quality for a Fair Price.
Clayton State University is ranked #32 out of #56 in Georgia for quality and #26 out of #46 for Georgia value.
This makes it average quality for a fair price in the state.
Do you qualify for in-state tuition? Check the Clayton State University financial aid page to be sure.
Below Average Value Nationwide
Clayton State University is ranked #1,238 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Clayton State University is overpriced for the quality education it provides. (This takes into account average financial aid and may not apply to you if you have further scholarships, grant or aid provided to you.)
Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
|Eastern New Mexico University - Main Campus||$80,265||B-|
|Peru State College||$82,353||B-|
|Johnson C Smith University||$95,536||C|
|University of Arkansas - Fort Smith||$98,917||C-|
|Clayton State University||$123,349||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
That Degree May Cost You $123,349 in Total
The Clayton State University time to graduate is about 4.92 years and will cost an estimated $25,071 per year. This brings the total cost to 123,349.
|Average Yearly Cost||$25,071|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.92|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$123,349|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Consider the average Clayton State University student takes 4.92 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your Clayton 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 get a sense of how Clayton State University value for your educational dollar might vary.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$140,845||#992||D|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$117,199||#1,287||F|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$104,747||#24||C|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$81,101||#25||C|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Georgia.
About 94% of Clayton State University students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Clayton State University financial aid you may qualify for.
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.
College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.