Earlham College

Is Earlham a Good School for the Money?

Earlham College Value Report

What is an Earlham degree worth? College Factual's value analysis compares Earlham with other schools of similar quality to see if it's priced fairly.

Within Indiana, Earlham Offers Good Quality for a Good Price.

Top 20% Indiana Value
Top 30% Indiana Quality

Earlham College is ranked #13 out of #44 in Indiana for quality and #7 out of #37 for Indiana value.

This makes it a good quality for a good price in the state.

State Value Ranking  7 out of 37
Great Value
State Value Score  81.08 out of 100
Great Value

Do you qualify for in-state tuition? Check the Earlham financial aid page to be sure.

Very Good Value Nationwide

Top 5% National Value
Top 25% National Quality

Earlham College is ranked #54 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

The quality education Earlham College provides combined with keeping costs low makes this school underpriced and a great value. That's why Earlham earned their #54 ranking on the Best Colleges for the Money Ranking.

National Value Ranking  54 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  96.33 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
St. John’s College $61,588 A+
Earlham College $109,478 A+
SUNY Oneonta $114,515 A
Bellarmine University $136,406 B+
University at Albany $138,790 B+
Misericordia University $147,932 B-
Lewis University $149,965 C+
University of Rhode Island $165,525 D+
High Point University $187,477 D-
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences $210,017 F

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

Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $109,478 For That Piece of Paper

On average, a bachelor's degree from Earlham will cost you about $109,478. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $26,702 and a typical 4.1 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost $26,702
Average Years to Graduate 4.1
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $109,478

Many Factors Affect Net Price

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 Earlham 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.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$102,020 In-State With Aid
$251,186 Avg Cost No Aid
4.1 Years to Graduate

The net price YOU pay may be very different than the typical net price.

Look at the table below to determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at Earlham.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $251,186 #1,047 D
All Students $109,478 #54 A+
Only Students Receiving Aid $102,020 #73 A+
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $251,186 #30 F
All Students $109,478 #7 A-
Only Students Receiving Aid $102,020 #8 B+

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

About 99% of Earlham students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Earlham 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.


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