Is a Mines degree worth it? Only you know for sure, but College Factual's value analysis can help answer that question. Keep reading for more.
Colorado School of Mines is ranked #1,882 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.
Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Colorado School of Mines 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.)
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
The average Mines student's degree will cost an estimated $195,433. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $45,662 and a typical 4.28 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$45,662|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.28|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$195,433|
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 Mines 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.
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 Mines value for your educational dollar might vary.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$232,062||#0||F|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$183,223||#1,302||C-|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$159,212||#
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$110,373||#
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Colorado.
About 90% of Mines students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Mines financial aid you may qualify for.
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.
College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.