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Undergraduate
(in-state)
$17,506
($6,951)
Graduate
(in-state)
$15,074
($8,751)
Books & Supplies $1,210
On-Campus Living Costs $12,273
Off-Campus Living Costs $12,990

Average Costs of Attendance at Missouri Colleges

For academic year 2019-2020, the average costs of attendance (COA) is $30,989 when a student lives on campus and $31,705 when living off campus (based on out-of-state rates). The average undergraduate tuition & fees is $6,951 for Missouri residents and $17,506 for others. The average graduate school tuition & fees is $8,751 for Missouri residents and $15,074 for out of state students. The living costs besides the tuition & fees are reported as $12,273 when a student lives on campus and $12,990 when living off campus in average.
2019-2020 Average Cost of Attendance
Missouri Colleges
Living On CampusLiving Off Campus
Total$20,434 (In-State)
$30,989 (Out-of-State)
$21,150 (In-State)
$31,705 (Out-of-State)
Tuition & Fees$6,951 (In-State)
$17,506 (Out-of-State)
$6,951 (In-State)
$17,506 (Out-of-State)
Books & Supplies$1,210$1,210
Living Costs$12,273$12,990
[Chart] Average Costs of Attendance - Missouri Colleges

Undergraduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average undergraduate tuition & fees of Missouri colleges and universities is $6,951 for in-state students and $17,506 for out-of-state students. The undergraduate tuition rates are increased by 4.90% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Undergraduate Tuition & Fees
Missouri Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$6,217$6,723 $6,898$6,951
Out-Of-State$16,151$16,482 $16,689$17,506
[Chart] Undergraduate Tuition & Fees - Missouri Colleges

Graduate Tuition & Fees

For academic year 2019-2020, the average graduate tuition & fees of Missouri colleges and universities is $8,751 for in-state students and $15,074 for out-of-state students. The graduate tuition rates are increased by 5.23% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Graduate Tuition & Fees
Missouri Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
In-State$7,862$8,506 $8,630$8,751
Out-Of-State$13,748$14,344 $14,326$15,074
[Chart] Graduate Tuition & Fees - Missouri Colleges

Books & Supplies Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average books & supplies costs of Missouri colleges and universities is $1,210. The books & supplies costs are decreased by -8.70% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Books & Supplies Costs
Missouri Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
Books & Supplies$1,257$1,262 $1,325$1,210
[Chart] Books & Supplies Costs - Missouri Colleges

Average Living Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the average living costs of Missouri colleges and universities is $12,273 when a student lives on campus and $12,990 when living off campus. It includes the costs of room, board, and other expenses. The on-campus living costs are increased by 1.05% compared to the previous year. The off-campus living costs are increased by 5.14% compared to the previous year.
2019-2020 Average Living Costs
Missouri Colleges and Universities
2017201820192020
On-Campus$11,432$11,861 $12,146$12,273
Off-Campus$11,543$11,902 $12,354$12,990
[Chart] Living Costs - Missouri Colleges