Private 4 Year

McNally Smith College of Music Tuition & Cost

Saint Paul, Minnesota

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How much does it cost to attend?

Sticker Price

Costs for McNally Smith College of Music
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$900
Room and Board $7,100
Other Expenses Budget$3,770

Annual Tuition & Costs

The annual tuition to attend McNally Smith College of Music is $27,040. The cost is the same for both in-state and out-of-state students. Room and board fees are an additional $7,100. For educational materials, students should allocate approximately $1,000 for books and supplies plus $900 for other fees charged by the school. Finally, students should budget $3,770 for miscellaneous expenses throughout the year. With all these fees considered, the expected total cost to attend McNally Smith College of Music on a full-time basis is $39,810 per annum.

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

Net Price

The average reported annual net price for McNally Smith College of Music for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $30,167 in 2019/2020. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

The net price provides a more realistic estimate of the true cost of attending McNally Smith College of Music, 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 McNally Smith College of Music
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$27,353
$30,001 to $48,000$19,879
$48,001 to $75,000$33,864
$75,001 to $110,000$35,805

Financial Aid

45% of full-time undergrad McNally Smith College of Music received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $7,067 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 74% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $6,372 and 26% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $18,210.

Finanical Aid McNally Smith College of Music
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $7,067 45%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $3,615 34%
Pell Grants $4,152 31%
Other Federal Grants $556 21%
State and Local Grants $2,904 19%
Federal Student Loans $6,372 74%
Other Student Loans $18,210 26%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to McNally Smith College of Music, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $120,856. The loan balance of $120,856 is a four year multiple of the $30,214 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 $1,281 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 $120,856
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 4.99%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $1,281.27
Total Interest Paid $32,896.97
Sum of All Loan Payments $153,752.97

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price

Year All Residents
1 $39,810
2 $42,597
3 $45,578
4 $48,769

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at McNally Smith College of Music to be $159,240 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 7% annual increase over the next 4 years which is the national trend.

Credit Hour Cost and Price per Class

Credit Hour and Class Costs at McNally Smith College of Music
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
All Residents $1,040 $3,120 $4,160

Estimated cost for a class at McNally Smith College of Music 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 McNally Smith College of Music versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

McNally Smith College of Music Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan Yes
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=367194 IPEDS survey data for McNally Smith College of Music.