Is FDU a Good School for the Money?
Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus Value Report
College Factual's Best for the Money Rankings compare the quality of a FDU degree with its cost to determine if the school is asking a fair price. Read the FDU annual value report below.
Within New Jersey, FDU is Ranked Below Average in Quality and is Very Overpriced.
Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus is ranked #24 out of #33 in New Jersey for quality and #27 out of #27 for New Jersey value.
This means it is below average in educational quality and yet priced much higher than it should be.
Below Average Value Nationwide
Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus is ranked #1,452 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus 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|
|Hobe Sound Bible College||$63,796||A|
|Wayne State College||$84,419||A-|
|Valley City State University||$85,188||A-|
|Southwestern Adventist University||$104,242||B|
|Eastern Kentucky University||$115,231||C|
|East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania||$139,224||F|
|La Roche College||$142,014||F|
|Buena Vista University||$151,096||F|
|Fairleigh Dickinson University - Metropolitan Campus||$203,247||F|
|Marymount Manhattan College||$209,992||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
That Degree May Cost You $203,247 in Total
The FDU time to graduate is about 4.31 years and will cost an estimated $47,157 per year. This brings the total cost to 203,247.
|Average Yearly Cost||$47,157|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.31|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$203,247|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Depending on your personal circumstances, your net price may be well below the average FDU 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 FDU cost.
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 FDU.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$258,497||#1,450||F|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$161,565||#1,428||F|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$258,497||#25||F|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$161,565||#27||F|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of New Jersey.
About 99% of FDU students receive financial aid. Get more details on what FDU 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.
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