Cheapest Online Colleges in Missouri

Online courses offer the advantage of time and location flexibility which can be extremely helpful for those working and attending college simultaneously. Online degrees are a great way for working mothers to further their education while balancing child care duties. In some cases, the cost of online courses is more affordable than attending traditional on-campus classes, especially if you factor in the cost of commuting to class if you don't live near a traditional campus.

Our list below of the lowest cost online colleges in Missouri is not confined to online-only colleges, but includes all four year colleges in Missouri which offer distance learning classes through the internet. Selecting a local college in Missouri which offers both online degrees or online classes will give you the option of attending class either in a traditional classroom or online.

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. Read more about our rating methodology

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2014-2015 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Please click into the schools below for more detailed cost information and links to each college's website where you can get more information about the specific cost of online degrees and classes offered.

Missouri's Cheapest Colleges by In State Tutition
College In State Tutition Rating $Value
Northwest Missouri State University $4,335 46 76
Harris Stowe State University $4,776 n/a n/a
Missouri Southern State University $4,957 29 70
Missouri Western State University $5,893 n/a n/a
Southeast Missouri State University $5,979 41 72
Lincoln University $6,150 n/a n/a
Missouri State University Springfield $6,150 49 71
Grantham University $6,360 n/a n/a
University of Central Missouri $6,466 38 64
Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary $6,535 20 31
University of Missouri Kansas City $6,535 63 70
Truman State University $7,152 67 82
Central Christian College of the Bible $7,500 62 81
Missouri University of Science and Technology $7,734 62 76
Messenger College $7,800 n/a n/a
University of Missouri Columbia $8,286 65 74
University of Missouri St Louis $9,394 54 81
University of Phoenix Springfield Campus $9,480 n/a n/a
Cox College $9,600 n/a n/a
Baptist Bible College and Graduate School $9,936 n/a n/a