Is Hastings a Good School for the Money?
Hastings College Value Report
College Factual's Best for the Money Rankings compare the quality of a Hastings degree with its cost to determine if the school is asking a fair price. Read the Hastings annual value report below.
Within Nebraska, Hastings is Ranked Below Average in Quality and is Very Overpriced.
Hastings College is ranked #13 out of #19 in Nebraska for quality and #11 out of #17 for Nebraska value.
This means it is below average in educational quality and yet priced much higher than it should be.
Do you qualify for in-state tuition? Check the Hastings financial aid page to be sure.
Above Average Value Nationwide
Hastings College is ranked #269 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Hastings College is priced well for the kind of quality education they provide and thus has earned a good price recognition from College Factual's analysis.
Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
|University of Minnesota - Crookston||$85,328||A|
|Wheeling Jesuit University||$100,480||A-|
|North Greenville University||$111,268||B|
|Eastern Washington University||$136,285||D|
|University of Alaska Southeast||$146,829||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $100,516 For That Piece of Paper
The average Hastings student's degree will cost an estimated $100,516. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $24,397 and a typical 4.12 years to graduate.
|Average Yearly Cost||$24,397|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.12|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$100,516|
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 Hastings 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 Hastings.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$187,130||#1,091||D|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$94,987||#330||B+|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$187,130||#14||F|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$94,987||#11||D+|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of Nebraska.
About 100% of Hastings students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Hastings 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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