Missouri Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2019

How much does it cost to attend college in Missouri?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Missouri was $13,978 for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is $134 lower than the U.S. average and ranks Missouri in the middle of the pack as the 23rd most expensive and 30th most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of $516 from the 2015-2016 average of $13,462 and represents a 3.83% annual increase. The list of Missouri colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 104 colleges and universities in Missouri, the most popular being University of Missouri Columbia with 28,893 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $8,460. Washington University in St Louis is the most expensive in Missouri with an in-state tuition of $50,650.

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 2017-2018 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Explore Missouri Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Avila University
Kansas City, 1,430 Students
$27,070 44 55
Baptist Bible College and Graduate School
Springfield, 287 Students
$13,200 - -
Brown Mackie College St Louis
Fenton, 150 Students
$11,772 - -
Bryan University Springfield
Springfield, 282 Students
$13,810 - -
Calvary Bible College and Theological Seminary
Kansas City, 149 Students
$10,276 31 56
Central Bible College
Springfield, 560 Students
$12,412 - -
Central Christian College of the Bible
Moberly, 201 Students
$7,500 70 83
Central Methodist University College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Fayette, 1,065 Students
$23,000 46 61
Chamberlain College of Nursing Missouri
St. Louis, 145 Students
$18,495 - -
College of the Ozarks
Point Lookout, 1,499 Students
$18,700 71 80
Colorado Technical University Kansas City
North Kansas City, 426 Students
$10,440 - -
Columbia College
Columbia, 6,481 Students
$21,936 - -
Conception Seminary College
Conception, 88 Students
$21,326 - -
Cottey College
Nevada, 283 Students
$19,100 - -
Cox College
Springfield, 432 Students
$9,840 - -
Crowder College
Neosho, 2,223 Students
$3,288 - -
Culver Stockton College
Canton, 981 Students
$25,615 42 57
DeVry University Missouri
Kansas City, 765 Students
$15,835 - -
Drury University
Springfield, 2,545 Students
$25,850 61 65
East Central College
Union, 1,385 Students
$2,928 - -