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Is DePaul a Good School for the Money?

Below Average National Value
Unknown In-State Value
$181,089 Avg Total Cost

DePaul University Value Report

Is a DePaul degree worth it? Only you know for sure, but College Factual's value analysis can help answer that question. Keep reading for more.

Below Average Value Nationwide

Below Average National Value
Top 15% National Quality
Slightly Overpriced

DePaul University is ranked #1,560 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe DePaul 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.)

National Value Ranking  1560 out of 2223
Great Value
National Value Score  30.39 out of 100
Great Value

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*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.

We're Looking at a Total Cost of $181,089 for a DePaul Degree

The average DePaul student's degree will cost an estimated $181,089. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $43,014 and a typical 4.21 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost$43,014
Average Years to Graduate4.21
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree$181,089

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Consider the average DePaul 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 DePaul degree may cost less than average.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$167,634 In-State With Aid
$251,729 Avg Cost No Aid
4.21 Years to Graduate

The overall price of a college can vary depending on your individual circumstances.

Look at the table below to get a sense of how DePaul value for your educational dollar might vary.

Nationwide Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$251,729#0F
All Students$181,089#1,560D
Only Students Receiving Aid$167,634#1,950F
In-State Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$251,729#F
All Students$181,089#F
Only Students Receiving Aid$167,634#F

Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Illinois.

About 98% of DePaul students receive financial aid. Get more details on what DePaul financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates value by calculating average DePaul 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.


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