Is DeSales a Good School for the Money?
DeSales University Value Report
Is a DeSales degree worth it? Only you know for sure, but College Factual's value analysis can help answer that question. Keep reading for more.
Within Pennsylvania, DeSales Offers Good Quality for a High Price.
DeSales University is ranked #47 out of #123 in Pennsylvania for quality and #82 out of #111 for Pennsylvania value.
This makes it a good quality, but overpriced in the state.
Below Average Value Nationwide
DeSales University is ranked #1,128 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe DeSales 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|
|South Dakota State University||$99,009||A+|
|University of Maine||$152,522||D+|
|Oregon Institute of Technology||$170,345||D-|
|Saint Edward’s University||$172,922||D-|
|California College of the Arts||$241,174||F|
|California Institute of the Arts||$246,463||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $168,481 For That Piece of Paper
The average DeSales student's degree will cost an estimated $168,481. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $40,696 and a typical 4.14 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$40,696|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.14|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$168,481|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Depending on your personal circumstances, your net price may be well below the average DeSales 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 DeSales cost.
Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?
Net price can vary based on your unique situation.
Look at the table below to determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at DeSales.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$231,732||#1,069||D|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$152,671||#1,121||D-|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$231,732||#76||D|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$152,671||#82||D|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Pennsylvania.
About 100% of DeSales students receive financial aid. Get more details on what DeSales 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.