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Average Tuition & Fees $15,757
($14,225)
Average Acceptance Rates 70.06 %
Total Student Population 382,529
Average Graduation Rates 57.49 %
Average Student To Faculty Ratio 12.33 to 1

Missouri Colleges Distribution

For academic year 2019-2020, there are 187 colleges and universities in Missouri State - 52 public and 135 private schools. By school level, there are 90 4 Year or high, 43 2-4 years, and 54 less than 2 years schools in Missouri. Next table shows the number of schools by school type and level.

Missouri Colleges Distribution by Type and Level
Number of Schools
Public52
Private (not-for-profit)57
Private (for-profit)78
4 Year or High90
2-4 Year43
Less than 2 year54

Average Academic Statistics for Missouri Colleges

The average acceptance rate for Missouri colleges is 70.06% and the average graduation rate is 57.49% in academic year 2019-2020. Total 382,529 students including in both undergraduate and graduate programs have attended Missouri colleges and universities and the average students to faculty ratio is 12.33:1. Next charts are illustrating the core statistics for colleges and universities located in Missouri.

[Chart] Missouri Colleges Academic Statistics
Average Transfer-out Rate for Missouri colleges is 20.468085106383 %
Average Retention Rate for Missouri colleges is 71.993288590604 %

2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees For Missouri Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees for Missouri colleges are $14,225 for Missouri residents and $15,757 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its average tuition and fees are $12,329 for in-state students and $14,320 for out-of-state students.

Missouri 2019-2020 Average Tuition & Fees
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$14,225$15,757
Graduate$12,329$14,320
[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