Is Harding a Good School for the Money?
Harding University Value Report
Is a Harding degree worth it? Only you know for sure, but College Factual's value analysis can help answer that question. Keep reading for more.
Within Arkansas, Harding is a Great Quality for a Great Price.
This makes it a great quality and a great value in the state.
Live in-state? You may qualify for a reduced price. Check the Harding financial aid page to be sure.
Very Good Value Nationwide
Harding University is ranked #23 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
The quality education Harding University provides combined with keeping costs low makes this school underpriced and a great value. That's why Harding earned their #23 ranking on the Best Colleges for the Money Ranking.
Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
|Saint Vincent College||$111,491||A+|
|Appalachian State University||$113,461||A+|
|New College of Florida||$115,074||A+|
|University of Houston||$129,674||A|
|Ramapo College of New Jersey||$145,943||B|
|University of Saint Joseph||$159,934||C|
|University of Arizona||$172,239||D+|
|Seton Hall University||$172,959||D+|
|University of Massachusetts - Lowell||$173,154||D+|
|Pratt Institute - Main||$241,875||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
We're Looking at a Total Cost of $98,027 for a Harding Degree
The average Harding student's degree will cost an estimated $98,027. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $22,535 and a typical 4.35 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$22,535|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.35|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$98,027|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Depending on your personal circumstances, your net price may be well below the average Harding 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 Harding cost.
Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?
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 Harding.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$137,921||#23||A+|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$90,989||#31||A+|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$137,921||#2||A|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$90,989||#2||A|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Arkansas.
About 99% of Harding students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Harding 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.