$4,562

Tuition

$19,751

Cost of Attendance

$12,524

Net Price

Northwest Missouri State University Tuition and Fees

Northwest Missouri State University is known for offering a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs in a variety of streams, providing excellent training to students. Compared to the tuition fees charged at most institutions, the expense of education at NMSU is quite low. As per the 2020 - 2021 official information, the average cost for the undergraduate courses offered at the university adds up to about $11,129, which includes the total tuition fees and other expenses. While housing costs $9,022, the charges for books and supplies and other expenses stand at $400 and $2,575, respectively.

Total Cost of Attendance

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$7,844$13,166
Book & Supplies$400$400
Room & Board cost$8,932$8,932
Other Expenses$2,575$2,575
Total Cost of Attendance$19,751$25,073

Coming to the cost of attendance, students need to understand that the tuition fee is just a single aspect of the expenses that come under the overall cost of attending the university. 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. What's more, at Northwest Missouri State University, the total tuition and fees for the enrolled students come out to be around $11,129 in a year. Other than that, they will need to shell out an amount of $400 for books and supplies, $9,022 for room and boarding charges, and $2,575 toward other expenses on average in a year. So, the overall cost of attending NMSU comes out to be about $23,126 per year, according to the most recent information available. At NMSU, the tuition and fees come out to be around $8,238 for in-state students and $14,020 for out-state candidates.

Average Net Price by Family Income

Net Price

$12,524

Family Income

Avg. Net Price

$0 to $30,000

$9,285

$30,001 to $48,000

$9,757

$48,001 to $75,000

$11,997

$75,001 to $110,000

$14,622

$110,000+

$15,744

The net price of attending Northwest Missouri State University is nothing but the actual amount that the students are required to pay in a year. It depends upon the annual family income of the applicant. Usually, the individuals who have a higher family income will be required to pay a higher net amount, too. So, it all essentially depends on the family income bracket of the student. At NMSU, the average net price is estimated to be around $12,765. For students with a family income below $30,000, the estimated net price is $9,990, while for the individuals who fall in the $30,001-$48,000 income bracket, the net cost is $9,863. Meanwhile, the net price stands at $11,988 for the $48,001-$75,000 income bracket and at $14,385 for an income between $75,001 and $110,000. This amount adds up to $16,221 for students whose annual family income is more than $110,000.

Undergraduate Tuition and Fees

Student typeIn-stateOut-State
Tuition & Fees$7,844$13,166
Room & Board Cost$8,932$8,932
Total Tuition & Fees$16,776$22,098

At Northwest Missouri State University, the tuition and fees for students who are pursuing undergraduate courses are estimated to be around $11,129 in a year. They would also be required to pay around $9,022 for their room and boarding expenses. In view of this information, the estimated total cost for undergraduate students at NMSU adds up to $23,126.

Graduate Tuition and Fees

In-stateOut-State
Tuition$5,775$8,382
Fees$843$1,935

Moving on to the tuition and fees charged for students who wish to join postgraduate programs offered at NMSU, the amount stands at $7,023 per year. This includes $6,004 for the graduate tuition as well as an amount of $1,019 for the graduation fees.

Cost Per Credit Hour

DegreeYearCost per Credit hour
Graduate2018 - 2019$367
Undergraduate2018 - 2019$327

The total program cost divided by the total number of credit hours of the program – also called cost per credit hour – that the student has to pay to attend Northwest Missouri State University varies for graduate and undergraduate courses. As per the 2019-2020 fee structure, the cost per credit hour for graduate courses is $117 and for undergraduate courses, it stands at $85. At present, Northwest Missouri State University also offers various online programs to students across as many as 99 different majors.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & other expensesOn CampusOff Campus
Room & Board$8,932$8,932
Other Expense$2,575$2,575
Book & Supplies$400$400

Now, coming to the lodging and related expenses at NMSU, the actual amount to be paid remains the same irrespective of whether the candidate opts to live on-campus or off-campus. The housing facilities will cost students around $11,597 per year. Moreover, the candidates will have to pay about $9,022 a year toward room and boarding charges. On the other hand, the charges toward books and supplies come to around $400. Furthermore, the other expenses that the students should plan for come to around $2,575.

Campus Housing Expenses

Housing & Other Expenses

Room & Boards

On Campus

$8,932

Off Campus

$8,932

Housing & Other Expenses

Other Expenses

On Campus

$2,575

Off Campus

$2,575

Housing & Other Expenses

Book & Supplies

On Campus

$400

Off Campus

$400

Now, coming to the lodging and related expenses at NMSU, the actual amount to be paid remains the same irrespective of whether the candidate opts to live on-campus or off-campus. The housing facilities will cost students around $11,597 per year. Moreover, the candidates will have to pay about $9,022 a year toward room and boarding charges. On the other hand, the charges toward books and supplies come to around $400. Furthermore, the other expenses that the students should plan for come to around $2,575.

Online Degree Programs, Tuition and Cost Per Credit Summary

Degree TypeTotal Average TuitionAverage Tuition Per Credit
Masters $21,185 $642
Bachelors $8,286 NA
Graduate Certificate NA NA
Certificate $10,230 $682
Certificate $10,230 $682

Northwest Missouri State University offers 13 online programs across 4 Majors.

Projected Price for a 4 year degree

As per official data, the current projected cost for a four-year bachelor's degree, along with the living expenses, at the university is estimated to be around $116,571. To note, the total expenses for undergraduate students stood at $12,765 for 2018-2019, $12,524 for 2017-2018, and $11,778 for 2016-2017.

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