University of Missouri-Columbia

Acceptance Rate 82 %
SAT Average 1,215
Tuition & Fees $30,450
Student Population 31,089
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $10,270

Academic Overview

University of Missouri-Columbia Campus, Columbia, MO
University of Missouri-Columbia is a public, 4 or more 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 2022 tuition & fees are $11,475 for Missouri residents and $30,450 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 31,089 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 82% 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.

2022 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2021-2022, tuition and fees of University of Missouri-Columbia are $11,475 for Missouri residents and $30,450 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2022 tuition and fees are $11,255 for in-state students and $28,550 for out-of-state students.
University of Missouri-Columbia 2022 Tuition & Fees
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2022 key academic statistics at Mizzou. The acceptance rate of Mizzou is 82% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 34%. The average graduation rate is 73% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $10,270 and 74% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 31,089 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University of Missouri-Columbia is 82 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University of Missouri-Columbia is 73 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for University of Missouri-Columbia is 87 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University of Missouri-Columbia is 31,089
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University of Missouri-Columbia is 17 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $10,270 at University of Missouri-Columbia.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Mizzou offers 296 major programs through online and on-site education where 58 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
Less than one year certificate150
Bachelor's Degree8214
Post Bachelor's Degree4919
Master's Degree8021
Post Master's Degree43
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship611
Doctor's degree - professional practice50

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:5,644)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $3,760)

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