$6,360

Tuition

$21,782

Cost of Attendance

$15,783

Net Price

Missouri State University Tuition and Fees

Missouri State University-Springfield offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral programs across different fields, providing quality education to students. The expense of education here is very moderate, compared to the tuition fees charged by different colleges. The 2020 - 2021 official data shows that the estimated average cost for students pursuing undergraduate courses at Missouri State University-Springfield comes to around $11,743, which includes tuition and other expenses as well. The housing facilities, books and supplies, and other expenses cost $9,128, $1,288, and $3,855, respectively.

Total Cost of Attendance

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$7,376$15,326
Book & Supplies$1,250$1,250
Room & Board cost$8,755$8,755
Other Expenses$4,401$4,401
Total Cost of Attendance$21,782$29,732

As for the cost of attending the university, students should understand that the tuition forms only a portion of the expenses that are involved in the overall cost of attendance. They will be required to plan for various other expenses associated with the cost of attendance, including lodging, dining, textbooks, supplies, and the cost of living, among other things. For students attending the university, the total tuition and fees for one year add up to about $11,743. Other than that, they will need to shell out an amount of $1,288 for books and supplies, $9,128 for room and boarding charges, and $3,855 toward other expenses on average in a year. So, the overall cost of attending MSUS comes out to be about $26,014 per year, according to the most recent information available. Moreover, the tuition fees that the candidates have to pay stand at $7,588 and $15,898 for in-state and out-state students, respectively.

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$15,783

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

$12,401

$30,001 to $48,000

$12,878

$48,001 to $75,000

$16,170

$75,001 to $110,000

$18,248

$110,000+

$18,953

As for the net cost for attending MSUS, the actual amount depends on the annual family income of the candidate. The net price is nothing but the actual amount that a student is required to pay in a year. The net cost to be borne is typically higher for candidates whose family income is comparatively higher. So, it all essentially depends on the family income bracket of the student. At MSUS, the average net price is estimated to be around $16,134. Candidates whose annual family income is less than $30,000 will have to pay a net amount of $12,527. For the individuals whose income is somewhere between $30,001 and $48,000, the amount comes to $13,488. On the other hand, an estimated net cost of $16,204 is charged for the $48,001-$75,000 income bracket, $18,298 for the $75,001-$110,000 income category, and $19,163 for an annual family income more than $110,000.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$7,376$15,326
Room & Board Cost$8,755$8,755
Total Tuition & Fees$16,131$24,081

At Missouri State University-Springfield, the estimated tuition and fees for candidates who have enrolled in undergraduate programs are $11,743 per year. They would also be required to pay around $9,128 for their room and boarding expenses. Accordingly, the overall cost for undergraduate students at the university totals about $26,014 per year, based on the available data.

Graduate Tuition and Fees

In-stateOut-State
Tuition$5,022$10,098
Fees$1,016$1,016

The Graduate Tuition cost is $5,022 and the fee comes up around $1,016 for In-state applicants while it is $10,098 for tuition and $1,016 for Out-state applicants. College offers various online programs and the tuition cost to attend them varies depending upon at which course the student applied for.

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019$279
Undergraduate2018 - 2019$212

The cost per credit hour – the total program cost divided by the total number of credit hours of the program – that the student has to pay to attend Missouri State University-Springfield varies between graduate and undergraduate degrees. At MSUS, the cost per credit hour for graduate courses is $90. At present, Missouri State University-Springfield also offers various online programs to students across as many as 118 different majors.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & other expensesOn CampusOff Campus
Room & Board$8,755$8,755
Other Expense$4,401$4,401
Book & Supplies$1,250$1,250

Moving on to the housing and related expenses at Missouri State University-Springfield, these charges are the same irrespective of whether the candidate decides to stay on-campus or off-campus. The students will be required to pay $12,983 per year for the same. On the other hand, the room and board charges that the students have to pay total around $9,128 per year. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $1,288 for books and supplies. Apart from these, the other expenses that a candidate needs to plan for add up to around $3,855.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

$8,755

Off Campus

$8,755

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

$4,401

Off Campus

$4,401

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

$1,250

Off Campus

$1,250

Moving on to the housing and related expenses at Missouri State University-Springfield, these charges are the same irrespective of whether the candidate decides to stay on-campus or off-campus. The students will be required to pay $12,983 per year for the same. On the other hand, the room and board charges that the students have to pay total around $9,128 per year. In addition to that, the candidates will have to pay an amount of about $1,288 for books and supplies. Apart from these, the other expenses that a candidate needs to plan for add up to around $3,855.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Bachelors $35,625 $285
Doctorate $17,490 NA
Graduate Certificate $3,420 $285
Masters $10,260 $285
Undergraduate Certificate $5,130 $285
Post Masters Certificate $3,420 $285

Missouri State University offers 47 online programs across 20 Majors.

Projected Price for a 4 year degree

The current projected cost of attending a four-year graduate course, along with the living expenses, at Missouri State University-Springfield is around $130,720 as per official data. In comparison, the total expenses for undergraduate students stood at $16,134 for 2018-2019, $15,783 for 2017-2018, and $15,173 for 2016-2017.

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