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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.

Below Average Nebraska Value
Below Average Nebraska Quality

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.

State Value Ranking  11 out of 17
Great Value
State Value Score  35.29 out of 100
Great Value

Do you qualify for in-state tuition? Check the Hastings financial aid page to be sure.

Above Average Value Nationwide

Top 20% National Value
Average National Quality

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.

National Value Ranking  269 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  81.73 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
University of Minnesota - Crookston $85,328 A
Stephens College $99,252 A-
Wheeling Jesuit University $100,480 A-
Hastings College $100,516 A-
North Greenville University $111,268 B
Bluffton University $120,968 C+
Eastern Washington University $136,285 D
Eastern University $145,712 F
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?

$94,987 In-State With Aid
$187,130 Avg Cost No Aid
4.12 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 Hastings.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $187,130 #1,091 D
All Students $100,516 #269 A-
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
All Students $100,516 #11 D+
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.


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