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Morgan State Tuition & Cost

Baltimore, Maryland

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How much does it cost to attend?

In State Maryland Resident Sticker Price
In State Costs for Morgan State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,000
Other Fees$2,531
Room and Board $11,894
Other Expenses Budget$3,565
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
Out of State Costs for Morgan State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,000
Other Fees$2,531
Room and Board $11,894
Other Expenses Budget$3,565

In-state tuition at Morgan State University for undergraduate students residing in Maryland is $5,477. Room and board charges total $11,894 per year. Students will also need to budget for books and supplies, which typically amount to $2,000 annually. Other administrative or academic fees are $2,531 for the year. Additionally, students should plan an estimated $3,565 for other miscellaneous expenses throughout the year. In sum, residents attending Morgan State University full time should expect a total annual cost of $25,467.

Undergraduate tuition at Morgan State University is $15,948 for out-of-state students. Additionally, out-of-state students are charged $11,894 for room and board, $2,000 for textbooks and educational resources, plus fees of $2,531. Students are advised to budget $3,565 for other expenses. When these costs are combined, annual out-of-state charges total $35,938. This figure is 41.1% higher than what Maryland residents pay.

All price data is sourced from the 2021/2022 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

Net Price

The net price provides a more realistic estimate of the true cost of attending Morgan State University, once common grants and scholarships have been taken into account. It's important to note that this net price can fluctuate based on factors such as family income and individual financial need.

Average Net Price 2019/2020
Net Price by Income Morgan State University
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$13,266
$30,001 to $48,000$14,829
$48,001 to $75,000$18,305
$75,001 to $110,000$21,034

The average reported annual net price for Morgan State University for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $16,651 in 2019/2020. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

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Financial Aid

96% of full-time undergrad Morgan State University received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $7,890 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 79% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $6,026 and 7% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $13,924.

Finanical Aid Morgan State University
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $7,890 96%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $4,449 57%
Pell Grants $4,839 56%
Other Federal Grants $3,352 15%
State and Local Grants $3,708 24%
Federal Student Loans $6,026 79%
Other Student Loans $13,924 7%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Morgan State University, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $54,564. The loan balance of $54,564 is a four year multiple of the $13,641 average net price. This is a estimate of what you could owe upon graduation if you were to qualify for average financial aid and what a degree really may cost. Should you not qualify for financial aid, you may owe significantly more when you graduate. Based on these assumptions, a monthly repayment of $578 could be required to satisfy your student loan.

Please note that financial aid is not guaranteed and is only available for qualifying students. Federal Student Loans are not grants and must be repaid with interest. The current Stafford loan interest rate is 4.99%.

Example Loan $54,564
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.99%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $578.47
Total Interest Paid $14,852.31
Sum of All Loan Payments $69,416.31

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
Year Maryland Residents Non Residents
1 $25,467 $35,938
2 $25,779 $36,378
3 $26,095 $36,824
4 $26,414 $37,274

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Morgan State University to be $101,868 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 1.2% annual increase over the next 4 years which has been the recent trend for this school.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at Morgan State University
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Maryland Residents $250 $750 $1,000
Out of State Residents $629 $1,887 $2,516

Estimated cost for a class at Morgan State University based on published credit hour prices. Note that not all schools allow single class enrollment. These prices should be used for comparison purposes as to how much it may cost to take a class at Morgan State University versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Morgan State University Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan Yes
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=163453 IPEDS survey data for Morgan State University.