Average Tuition & Fees $15,832
Average Acceptance Rates 71.49 %
Total Student Population 1,086,868
Average Graduation Rates 57.70 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 12.07 to 1

Missouri Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2019-2020, there are 178 colleges and universities in Missouri State - 52 public and 126 private schools. By school level, there are 83 four(4) Years or high, 40 two(2) but less thant four(4) years, and 55 less than tow(2) years schools in Missouri. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level in Missouri.
Missouri College Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Private (not-for-profit)55
Private (for-profit)71
4 Year or High83
2-4 Year40
Less than 2 year55

2020 Average Key Statistics for Missouri Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Missouri colleges is 71.49% and the average graduation rate is 57.70% in academic year 2019-2020. Total 1,086,868 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Missouri colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 12.07 to 1.
Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in Missouri.
[Chart] 2020 Missouri Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for Missouri colleges is 23.066666666667 %
Average Retention Rate for Missouri colleges is 72.777777777778 %

2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees For Missouri Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Missouri colleges are $14,469 for Missouri residents and $15,832 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $12,511 for in-state students and $15,057 for out-of-state students.
Missouri 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees
[Chart] Missouri State 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees

Offered Degree Programs at Missouri Colleges

Missouri colleges and universities are offering 5,600 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Missouri State
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate35753
One but less than two years certificate60771
Associate's Degree782140
Two but less than four years certificate241
Bachelor's Degree2,234304
Post Bachelor's Degree271124
Master's Degree929265
Post Master's Degree14049
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship21317
Doctor's degree - professional practice386
Doctor's degree - other53

Special Learning Opportunities at Missouri State

In Missouri, 2 colleges offer all programs online completely. 74 colleges offer the undergraduate online programs and 51 colleges offer the graduate online programs. 31 colleges have the ROTC programs and 48 colleges offer the study abroad programs. Next table shows the number of Missouri schools which are offering special learning opportunities by category.

Special Learning Opportunities at Missouri State
Online Completely2 out of 185 Schools
Undergraduate Online Classes74 out of 185 Schools
Graduate Online Classes51 out of 185 Schools
ROTC31 out of 185 Schools
Weekend/Evening College78 out of 185 Schools
Teacher certificate40 out of 185 Schools
Study Abroad48 out of 185 Schools