Is Rivier a Good School for the Money?
Rivier University Value Report
Is Rivier worth the money? Read College Factual's annual Rivier value report to determine if the school is priced fairly for the quality of education they provide.
Within New Hampshire, Rivier is Ranked Below Average in Quality and is Very Overpriced.
Rivier University is ranked #8 out of #12 in New Hampshire for quality and #9 out of #11 for New Hampshire value.
This means it is below average in educational quality and yet priced much higher than it should be.
Below Average Value Nationwide
Rivier University is ranked #1,419 out of 1,472 for value nationwide.
Based on our analysis of other colleges at similar price points, we believe Rivier University is overpriced for the quality education it provides. (This takes into account average financial aid and may not apply to you if you have further scholarships, grant or aid provided to you.)
Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores
|School||Total Price||Value Grade|
|California State University - Bakersfield||$121,418||D|
|Ohio Dominican University||$129,447||D-|
|Columbia College Chicago||$173,413||F|
*Total price is determined by multiplying average annual cost by time to graduate.
That Degree May Cost You $166,761 in Total
The Rivier time to graduate is about 4.18 years and will cost an estimated $39,895 per year. This brings the total cost to 166,761.
|Average Yearly Cost||$39,895|
|Average Years to Graduate||4.18|
|Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree||$166,761|
Many Factors Affect Net Price
Consider the average Rivier student takes 4.18 years to complete their degree. If you can complete your degree faster than that you will save money. This is just one way your Rivier degree may cost less than average.
Does This School Make Financial Sense To You?
Net price can vary based on your unique situation.
Look at the table below to determine your likely cost of a bachelor's degree at Rivier.
|Nationwide Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$211,558||#1,371||F|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$151,019||#1,408||F|
|In-State Value by Aid Group||Avg Degree Cost||Value Rank||Value Grade|
|Students with no Aid||$211,558||#8||D|
|Only Students Receiving Aid||$151,019||#9||F|
Note: the Value Grade for in-state students is calculated by looking only at other schools in the state of New Hampshire.
About 100% of Rivier students receive financial aid. Get more details on what Rivier financial aid you may qualify for.
How to Calculate Value
College Factual calculates value by calculating average Rivier 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.
College Factual's Best for the Money Ranking Methodology.
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