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Is UCCS a Good School for the Money?

Average National Value
Unknown In-State Value
$147,085 Avg Total Cost

University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Value Report

College Factual set out to determine if UCCS is asking a fair price for the quality of education they provide. Keep reading for the detailed value report.

Fair Value Nationwide

Average National Value
Top 50% National Quality
Fair Price

University of Colorado at Colorado Springs is ranked #1,162 out of 2,223 for value nationwide.

University of Colorado at Colorado Springs 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  1162 out of 2223
Great Value
National Value Score  48.15 out of 100
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Prices of Institutions with Similar Quality Scores

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

Bottom Line: You'll Spend an Estimated $147,085 For That Piece of Paper

The average UCCS student's degree will cost an estimated $147,085. This is based on an average price (with and without aid) of $32,185 and a typical 4.57 years to graduate.

Average Yearly Cost$32,185
Average Years to Graduate4.57
Estimated Avg Total Cost of Degree$147,085

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 UCCS 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?

$97,656 In-State With Aid
$162,738 Avg Cost No Aid
4.57 Years to Graduate

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 UCCS.

Nationwide Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$162,738#0F
All Students$147,085#1,162C
Only Students Receiving Aid$131,429#1,210C
In-State Value by Aid GroupAvg Degree CostValue RankValue Grade
Students with no Aid$128,965#F
All Students$113,309#F
Only Students Receiving Aid$97,656#F

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

About 85% of UCCS students receive financial aid. Get more details on what UCCS financial aid you may qualify for.

How to Finance The Gap

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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