2,441 reviews
  1. Mount Pleasant, MI
  2. 4 Year
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Central Michigan University Cost

Net Price

Net Price
$13,580/ year
National
$15,431
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $10,753/ year
  • $30-48k
    $11,136/ year
  • $49-75k
    $14,455/ year
  • $76-110k
    $18,346/ year
  • $110k+
    $19,703/ year

Net price is the average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.

Sticker Price

In-State Tuition
$11,850/ year
Out-of-State Tuition
$23,670/ year
Average Housing Costs
$9,088/ year
Average Meal Plan Cost
$4,544/ year
Books & Supplies
$1,000/ year
Tuition Guarantee Plan
No
Tuition Payment Plan
Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan
No

Loans

Students Taking Out Loans
81%
Average Loan Amount
$6,943/ year
National
$7,033

Financial Aid

Any Financial Aid
92%
Average Total Aid Awarded
$8,286/ year
National
$7,271
Students Receiving Aid
  • Federal Grant Aid
    39%
  • State Grant Aid
    17%
  • Institution Grant Aid
    69%
  • Pell Grant
    39%
Average Aid Awarded
  • Federal Grant Aid
    $4,197
  • State Grant Aid
    $634
  • Institution Grant Aid
    $6,111
  • Pell Grant Amount
    $4,186
Poll
Which statement best describes your financial aid experience at this school?
Based on 289 responses
  • It went smoothly, and I received the financial aid I needed.
    38%
  • The process was a hassle, but I received the financial aid I needed.
    26%
  • It was an absolute headache, and it took multiple attempts to receive any aid.
    7%
  • It is an ongoing process that I am still dealing with.
    20%
  • I did not apply for financial aid.
    9%
Financial Aid Website

Overall Value

Value
B+
Based on average net price, earnings potential, student and alumni reviews, and additional factors.
Poll
68%
of students feel like they are getting their money's worth out of their program.105 responses
Graduation Rate
56%
National
47%
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