Is Dordt a Good School for the Money?
Dordt College Value Report
College Factual's Best for the Money Rankings compare the quality of a Dordt degree with its cost to determine if the school is asking a fair price. Read the Dordt annual value report below.
Within Iowa, Dordt Offers Good Quality for a Fair Price.
Dordt College is ranked #9 out of #31 in Iowa for quality and #15 out of #30 for Iowa value.
This makes it a good quality for a fair price in the state.
Very Good Value Nationwide
Dordt College is ranked #224 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Dordt College is priced competitvely when compared to other colleges of similar quality. Based on this information we believe it is a good price for the type of education provided.
Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
|North Dakota State University - Main Campus||$106,038||A+|
|SUNY New Paltz||$120,232||A|
|Western New England University||$157,019||C|
|San Diego State University||$160,683||C|
|University of California - Merced||$165,066||C-|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $130,870 For That Piece of Paper
On average, a bachelor's degree from Dordt will cost you about $130,870. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $32,234 and a typical 4.06 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$32,234|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.06|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$130,870|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Depending on your personal circumstances, your net price may be well below the average Dordt 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 Dordt 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 Dordt.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$188,384||#272||A-|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$115,580||#179||A|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$188,384||#4||A|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$115,580||#12||B-|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Iowa.
About 99% of Dordt students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Dordt financial aid you may qualify for.
How to Calculate Value
College Factual calculates value by calculating average Dordt 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.