Is CCU a Good School for the Money?
Colorado Christian University Value Report
College Factual set out to determine if CCU is asking a fair price for the quality of education they provide. Keep reading for the detailed value report.
Within Colorado, CCU is Ranked Below Average in Quality and is Very Overpriced.
Colorado Christian University is ranked #14 out of #23 in Colorado for quality and #16 out of #17 for Colorado value.
This means it is below average in educational quality and yet priced much higher than it should be.
Live in-state? You may qualify for a reduced price. Check the CCU financial aid page to be sure.
Below Average Value Nationwide
Colorado Christian University is ranked #1,150 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Colorado Christian 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|
|Minot State University||$77,473||A-|
|Jacksonville State University||$113,349||C|
|West Virginia University Institute of Technology||$114,474||C|
|Bethel College - North Newton||$114,679||C|
|Briar Cliff University||$119,379||D+|
|Colorado Christian University||$130,028||D-|
|University of Arkansas at Little Rock||$131,734||D-|
|Holy Names University||$139,370||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
We're Looking at a Total Cost of $130,028 for a CCU Degree
On average, a bachelor's degree from CCU will cost you about $130,028. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $31,332 and a typical 4.15 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$31,332|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.15|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$130,028|
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 CCU 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?
The net price YOU pay may be very different than the typical net price.
Look at the table below to get a sense of how CCU value for your educational dollar might vary.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$156,982||#827||C-|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$118,474||#1,115||D-|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$156,982||#15||F|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$118,474||#17||F|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Colorado.
About 99% of CCU students receive financial aid. Get more details on what CCU financial aid you may qualify for.
How to Calculate Value
College Factual calculates value by calculating average CCU 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.
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