Missouri Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2016

How much does it cost to attend college in Missouri?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Missouri was $13,462 for the 2015-2016 academic year. This is $124 lower than the U.S. average and ranks Missouri in the middle of the pack as the 26th most expensive and 27th most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of $225 from the 2014-2015 average of $13,237 and represents a 1.7% annual increase. The list of Missouri colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 113 colleges and universities in Missouri, the most popular being University of Missouri Columbia with 30,962 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $8,286. Washington University in St Louis is the most expensive in Missouri with an in-state tuition of $47,300.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Missouri colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Missouri or cheap Missouri colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2015-2016 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Explore Missouri Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Avila University
Kansas City, 1,515 Students
$25,500 51 61
Baptist Bible College and Graduate School
Springfield, 274 Students
$9,324 n/a n/a
Brown Mackie College St Louis
Fenton, 504 Students
$11,772 n/a n/a
Bryan University Springfield
Springfield, 322 Students
$13,810 n/a n/a
Calvary Bible College and Theological Seminary
Kansas City, 188 Students
$10,080 38 64
Central Bible College
Springfield, 560 Students
$12,412 n/a n/a
Central Christian College of the Bible
Moberly, 235 Students
$7,500 n/a n/a
Central Methodist University College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Fayette, 1,149 Students
$21,630 51 65
Chamberlain College of Nursing Missouri
St. Louis, 294 Students
$17,400 n/a n/a
College of the Ozarks
Point Lookout, 1,422 Students
$18,300 79 82
Colorado Technical University Kansas City
North Kansas City, 426 Students
$10,440 n/a n/a
Columbia College
Columbia, 9,311 Students
$8,240 n/a n/a
Conception Seminary College
Conception, 86 Students
$20,104 37 21
Cottey College
Nevada, 267 Students
$18,400 38 55
Cox College
Springfield, 390 Students
$9,302 n/a n/a
Crowder College
Neosho, 2,638 Students
$2,928 n/a n/a
Culver Stockton College
Canton, 906 Students
$24,500 39 54
DeVry University Missouri
Kansas City, 765 Students
$15,835 n/a n/a
Drury University
Springfield, 2,964 Students
$23,750 52 60
East Central College
Union, 1,690 Students
$2,664 n/a n/a

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