University of Missouri-Columbia

Acceptance Rate 76.55 %
SAT Average 1,240
2023 Tuition & Fees $31,970
Student Population 31,401
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $10,836

Academic Overview

University of Missouri-Columbia Campus, Columbia, MO
University of Missouri-Columbia is a public, four-years institute located in Columbia, Missouri. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $11,980 for Missouri residents and $31,970 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $11,794 for Missouri residents and $29,952 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 31,401 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 76.55% and the graduation rate is 73% last year.
The salary after graduation from University of Missouri-Columbia varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $56,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Mizzou's tuition & fees is $11,980 for Missouri residents and $31,970 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $11,794 for in-state students and $29,952 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Mizzou. The acceptance rate of Mizzou is 76.55% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 31.69%. The average graduation rate is 73% and no students have transferred out from the school.
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,836 and 74% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 31,401 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Missouri-Columbia is 76.55 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Missouri-Columbia is 73 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for University of Missouri-Columbia is 88 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Missouri-Columbia is 31,401
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Missouri-Columbia is 18 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
18 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,836 at University of Missouri-Columbia.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address105 Jesse Hall, Columbia, MO 65211
Online Applicationhttps://admissions.missouri.edu/apply/
Financial Aidhttps://financialaid.missouri.edu/
Net Price Calculatorhttps://financialaid.missouri.edu/cost-of-attendance/net-price-calculator/
Veterans Tuitionhttps://veterans.missouri.edu/
Disability Servicehttps://disabilitycenter.missouri.edu/

Offered Degrees

Mizzou offers 317 major programs through online and on-site education where 85 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree8414
Post Bachelor's Degree5630
Master's Degree8025
Post Master's Degree53
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship593
Doctor's degree - professional practice51

Special Learning Opportunities

University of Missouri-Columbia offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:6,898)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,500)

Veterans Benefits

University of Missouri-Columbia has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges