Is DBU a Good School for the Money?
Dallas Baptist University Value Report
Is a DBU degree worth it? Only you know for sure, but College Factual's value analysis can help answer that question. Keep reading for more.
Within Texas, DBU Offers Good Quality for a High Price.
Dallas Baptist University is ranked #21 out of #85 in Texas for quality and #51 out of #67 for Texas value.
This makes it a good quality, but overpriced in the state.
Do you qualify for in-state tuition? Check the DBU financial aid page to be sure.
Below Average Value Nationwide
Dallas Baptist University is ranked #917 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Dallas Baptist 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|
|Colby - Sawyer College||$135,297||C|
|Dallas Baptist University||$141,743||D+|
|Sonoma State University||$145,874||D|
|California Baptist University||$160,340||D-|
|University of Missouri - Kansas City||$162,705||F|
|University of Hartford||$168,099||F|
|Montana State University||$169,758||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $141,743 For That Piece of Paper
On average, a bachelor's degree from DBU will cost you about $141,743. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $33,195 and a typical 4.27 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$33,195|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.27|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$141,743|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Depending on your personal circumstances, your net price may be well below the average DBU net price, which could make this school a better value. You may quality for more financial aid, or be able to complete your degree faster than average. Get more details on DBU cost.
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 DBU value for your educational dollar might vary.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$183,691||#582||B-|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$132,532||#939||D+|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$183,691||#33||C|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$132,532||#52||D-|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Texas.
About 97% of DBU students receive financial aid. Get more details on what DBU 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.
College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.
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