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Is JCSU a Good School for the Money?

Johnson C Smith University Value Report

Is a JCSU degree worth it? Only you know for sure, but College Factual's value analysis can help answer that question. Keep reading for more.

Within North Carolina, JCSU is Ranked Below Average in Quality and is Very Overpriced.

Below Average North Carolina Value
Below Average North Carolina Quality

Johnson C Smith University is ranked #41 out of #56 in North Carolina for quality and #31 out of #50 for North Carolina value.

This means it is below average in educational quality and yet priced much higher than it should be.

State Value Ranking  31 out of 50
Great Value
State Value Score  38.00 out of 100
Great Value

Find out if JCSU offers in-state tuition that you may qualify for.

Fair Value Nationwide

Average National Value
Below Average National Quality

Johnson C Smith University is ranked #785 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.

Johnson C Smith University is a fair value according to College Factual's value analysis. It is priced appropriately based on the quality of the education provided.

National Value Ranking  785 out of 1472
Great Value
National Value Score  46.67 out of 100
Great Value

Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

School Total Price Value Grade
Johnson C Smith University $95,536 C
Presentation College $116,647 D-
Clayton State University $123,349 F
Barclay College $130,074 F
Kentucky Wesleyan College $144,761 F
Life University $152,002 F

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

Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $95,536 For That Piece of Paper

The JCSU time to graduate is about 4.36 years and will cost an estimated $21,912 per year. This brings the total cost to 95,536.

Average Yearly Cost $21,912
Average Years to Graduate 4.36
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree $95,536

Many Factors Affect Net Price

Consider the average JCSU student takes 4.36 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your JCSU degree may cost less than average.

Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?

$92,358 In-State With Aid
$145,336 Avg Cost No Aid
4.36 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 JCSU.

Nationwide Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $145,336 #1,057 D
All Students $95,536 #785 C
Only Students Receiving Aid $92,358 #836 C-
In-State Value by Aid Group Avg Degree Cost Value Rank Value Grade
Students with no Aid $145,336 #35 D
All Students $95,536 #31 D+
Only Students Receiving Aid $92,358 #35 D

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

About 93% of JCSU students receive financial aid. Get more details on what JCSU financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Calculate Value

College Factual calculates value by calculating average JCSU cost multiplied by time to graduate, and then compares that number to other schools of a similar quality ranking. 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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