Is ECSU a Good School for the Money?
Eastern Connecticut State University Value Report
Is an ECSU degree worth it? Only you know for sure, but College Factual's value analysis can help answer that question. Keep reading for more.
Within Connecticut, ECSU is Ranked as Below Average in Quality for a Good Price.
Eastern Connecticut State University is ranked #12 out of #19 in Connecticut for quality and #2 out of #19 for Connecticut value.
This makes it below average quality, but a very good price in the state.
Below Average Value Nationwide
Eastern Connecticut State University is ranked #957 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Eastern Connecticut State 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|
|Flagler College - St Augustine||$120,915||B|
|Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University||$124,264||B|
|Oral Roberts University||$126,288||B|
|North Park University||$139,409||D+|
|Eastern Connecticut State University||$139,868||D|
|Concordia University, Irvine||$162,438||F|
|Laguna College of Art and Design||$195,575||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
That Degree May Cost You $139,868 in Total
The average ECSU student's degree will cost an estimated $139,868. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $33,302 and a typical 4.2 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$33,302|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.2|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$139,868|
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 ECSU 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?
The overall price of a college can vary depending on your individual circumstances.
Look at the table below to determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at ECSU.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$160,028||#333||B+|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$130,381||#978||D|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$121,149||#2||A|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$91,501||#5||B|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Connecticut.
About 94% of ECSU students receive financial aid. Get more details on what ECSU 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.