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Is FHSU a Good School for the Money?

Fort Hays State University Value Report

Is FHSU worth the money? Read College Factual's annual FHSU value report to determine if the school is priced fairly for the quality of education they provide.

Within Kansas, FHSU Offers Average Quality for a Good Price.

Top 25% Kansas Value
Top 50% Kansas Quality

Fort Hays State University is ranked #13 out of #28 in Kansas for quality and #5 out of #24 for Kansas value.

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

State Value Ranking  5 out of 24
Great Value
State Value Score  79.17 out of 100
Great Value

Live in-state? You may qualify for a reduced price. Check the FHSU financial aid page to be sure.

Fair Value Nationwide

Top 50% National Value
Below Average National Quality

Fort Hays State University is ranked #710 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Fort Hays State University is priced appropriately for the kind of quality education they provide and thus has earned a fair value recognition from College Factual's analysis.

National Value Ranking  710 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  51.77 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
Morehead State University $93,767 B
West Virginia Wesleyan College $97,808 B
Husson University $111,114 C
Fort Hays State University $111,184 C
Charleston Southern University $111,417 C
Marian University $114,984 D+
Averett University $118,495 D
Buffalo State $124,426 D
St. Francis College $154,656 F
Methodist College $156,074 F
Cardinal Stritch University $160,460 F

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

That Degree May Cost You $111,184 in Total

The average FHSU student's degree will cost an estimated $111,184. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $24,118 and a typical 4.61 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost $24,118
Average Years to Graduate 4.61
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $111,184

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Depending on your personal circumstances, your net price may be well below the average FHSU 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 FHSU cost.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$65,033 In-State With Aid
$120,575 Avg Cost No Aid
4.61 Years to Graduate

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 FHSU.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $120,575 #339 B+
All Students $111,184 #710 C
Only Students Receiving Aid $99,235 #628 C+
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $86,373 #5 B+
All Students $76,982 #5 B+
Only Students Receiving Aid $65,033 #5 B+

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

About 98% of FHSU students receive financial aid. Get more details on what FHSU 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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