Cleveland State University

Is Cleveland State University a Good School for the Money?

Cleveland State University Value Report

College Factual set out to determine if Cleveland State University is asking a fair price for the quality of education they provide. Keep reading for the detailed value report.

Fair Value Nationwide

Average National Value
Top 50% National Quality

Cleveland State University is ranked #1,130 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

Compared to other schools of similar quality, Cleveland State University is priced appropriately for the kind of quality provided and is thus a fair value according to College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking.

National Value Ranking  1130 out of 2223
Overpriced
Great Value
National Value Score  49.58 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.

We're Looking at a Total Cost of $123,975 for a Cleveland State University Degree

The average Cleveland State University student's degree will cost an estimated $123,975. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $27,428 and a typical 4.52 years to graduate.

Amount
Average Yearly Cost $27,428
Average Years to Graduate 4.52
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $123,975

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 Cleveland State 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?

$96,678 In-State With Aid
$143,429 Avg Cost No Aid
4.52 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 determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at Cleveland State University.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $143,429 #0 F
All Students $123,975 #1,130 C
Only Students Receiving Aid $111,536 #1,309 C-
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $128,571 # F
All Students $109,117 # F
Only Students Receiving Aid $96,678 # F

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

About 92% of Cleveland State University students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Cleveland State 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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