College for Creative Studies

How much does it cost to attend?

Sticker Price
$59,610
Costs for College for Creative Studies
Fee Cost
Tuition$42,690
Books and Supplies$3,000
Other Fees$1,420
Room and Board $8,800
Other Expenses Budget$3,700

Annual Prices

The annual list price to attend College for Creative Studies on a full time basis for 2018/2019 is $59,610 for all students regardless of their residency. This fee is comprised of $42,690 for tuition, $8,800 room and board, $3,000 for books and supplies and $1,420 for other fees. Out of state tuition for College for Creative Studies is $42,690, the same as Michigan residents.

All price data is sourced from the 2018/2019 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

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Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend College for Creative Studies when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2017/2018
$36,870
Net Price by Income College for Creative Studies
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$32,619
$30,001 to $48,000$32,812
$48,001 to $75,000$35,155
$75,001 to $110,000$37,606
$110,000+$39,335

The average reported annual net price for College for Creative Studies for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $36,870 in 2017/2018. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

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Financial Aid

Finanical Aid College for Creative Studies
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Annual Total Grant Aid $17,436 98%
Pell Grant $4,561 31%
Federal Student Loan $5,333 62%

The average reported annual net price for College for Creative Studies for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $36,870 in 2017/2018.

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to College for Creative Studies, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $120,680. The loan balance of $120,680 is a four year multiple of the $30,170 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $1,252 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 4.529%.

Example Loan $120,680
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.5%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $1,252.40
Total Interest Paid $29,607.52
Sum of All Loan Payments $150,287.52

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
$238,440
Year All Residents
1 $59,610
2 $63,111
3 $66,817
4 $70,741

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at College for Creative Studies to be $238,440 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 5.9% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at College for Creative Studies
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
All Residents $1,423 $4,269 $5,692

Estimated cost for a class at College for Creative Studies based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at College for Creative Studies versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

College for Creative Studies Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=169442 IPEDS survey data for College for Creative Studies.