Is CSB a Good School for the Money?
College of Saint Benedict Value Report
College Factual set out to determine if CSB is asking a fair price for the quality of education they provide. Keep reading for the detailed value report.
Within Minnesota, CSB Offers Good Quality for a Good Price.
College of Saint Benedict is ranked #6 out of #37 in Minnesota for quality and #12 out of #33 for Minnesota value.
This makes it a good quality for a good price in the state.
Very Good Value Nationwide
College of Saint Benedict is ranked #106 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Ranked #106 out of 1472 in the nation for value, College of Saint Benedict is underpriced by our estimation and is a great value.
Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
|Thomas Aquinas College||$124,750||A+|
|College of Saint Benedict||$132,231||A|
|Saint Johns University||$133,546||A|
|California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo||$158,113||B+|
|St Lawrence University||$162,466||B|
|Illinois Institute of Technology||$169,562||B|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $132,231 For That Piece of Paper
The average CSB student's degree will cost an estimated $132,231. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $32,173 and a typical 4.11 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$32,173|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.11|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$132,231|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Consider the average CSB student takes 4.11 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your CSB degree may cost less than average.
Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?
The net price YOU pay may be very different than the typical net price.
Look at the table below to determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at CSB.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$248,195||#489||B|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$132,231||#214||A|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$248,195||#18||C|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$132,231||#16||C|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Minnesota.
About 100% of CSB students receive financial aid. Get more details on what CSB financial aid you may qualify for.
How to Calculate Value
College Factual calculates value by calculating average CSB cost multiplied by time to graduate, and then compares that number to other schools of a similar quality ranking. 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.