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.
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.
Do you qualify for in-state tuition? Check the Elms College financial aid page to be sure.
Below Average Value Nationwide
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.)
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-|
|Central Connecticut State University||$147,034||D-|
|Pennsylvania State University - Mont Alto||$147,356||D-|
|California State University - Sacramento||$147,814||D-|
|Saint Joseph’s College of Maine||$168,307||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?
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|
|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-|
|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.
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