Elms College

Is Elms College a Good School for the Money?

Elms College Value Report

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

Within Massachusetts, Elms College is Ranked Below Average in Quality and is Very Overpriced.

Below Average Massachusetts Value
Below Average Massachusetts Quality

Elms College is ranked #51 out of #68 in Massachusetts for quality and #51 out of #64 for Massachusetts value.

This means it is below average in educational quality and yet priced much higher than it should be.

State Value Ranking  51 out of 64
Great Value
State Value Score  20.31 out of 100
Great Value

Do you qualify for in-state tuition? Check the Elms College financial aid page to be sure.

Below Average Value Nationwide

Below Average National Value
Top 50% National Quality

Elms College is ranked #1,295 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Elms College 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.)

National Value Ranking  1295 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  12.02 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
Mount Vernon Nazarene University $85,071 A
Spring Hill College $122,731 B
Kent State University at Kent $125,319 B-
Walsh University $126,907 B-
Central Connecticut State University $147,034 D-
Pennsylvania State University - Mont Alto $147,356 D-
California State University - Sacramento $147,814 D-
Baker University $149,326 D-
Elms College $166,636 F
Saint Joseph’s College of Maine $168,307 F
LIU Post $208,702 F

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

We're Looking at a Total Cost of $166,636 for an Elms College Degree

On average, a bachelor's degree from Elms College will cost you about $166,636. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $39,581 and a typical 4.21 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost $39,581
Average Years to Graduate 4.21
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $166,636

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Consider the average Elms College student takes 4.21 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your Elms College degree may cost less than average.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$154,061 In-State With Aid
$228,039 Avg Cost No Aid
4.21 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 Elms College.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $228,039 #1,275 F
All Students $166,636 #1,295 F
Only Students Receiving Aid $154,061 #1,317 F
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $228,039 #51 D-
All Students $166,636 #51 D-
Only Students Receiving Aid $154,061 #53 F

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

About 100% of Elms College students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Elms College 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.


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