College Costs in Missouri

The 2024 Directory of Missouri Colleges and Prices

Missouri Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2024

How much does it cost to attend college in Missouri?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Missouri was $14,673 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is $579 lower than the U.S. average and ranks Missouri in the middle of the pack as the 26th most expensive state or district to attend college. This is a change of -$822 from the 2019-2020 average of $15,495 and represents a -5.3% annual decline in tuition costs. The list of Missouri colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

This analysis surveyed tuition data from the 109 colleges and universities in Missouri, the most popular being University of Missouri Columbia with 26,259 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $10,452. Washington University in St Louis is the most expensive in Missouri with an in-state tuition of $59,420.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2023 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2022-2023 academic year.


109 results

Stephens College
S
Columbia, MO

Stephens College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

$24,586 Tuition

 

  • 590enrollment
  • $26,372net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1240SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.27Avg GPA

Applications Due Nov 1

Southeast Missouri State University
S
Cape Girardeau, MO

Southeast Missouri State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

$7,761 Tuition

#10 Best Public Universities in Missouri

  • 9,927enrollment
  • $14,519net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • 970-1180SAT range
  • 17-24ACT range
  • 3.53Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

Saint Louis Community College
S
Saint Louis, MO
 

Saint Louis Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$4,440 Tuition

 

  • 14,301enrollment
  • $7,635net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 20

William Jewell College
W
Liberty, MO

William Jewell College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

$18,360 Tuition

 

  • 853enrollment
  • $20,108net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1130SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

University of Central Missouri
C
Warrensburg, MO

University of Central Missouri

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

$8,040 Tuition

#6 Best Public Universities in Missouri

  • 11,637enrollment
  • $15,117net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA

St Louis College of Pharmacy
S
Saint Louis, MO

St Louis College of Pharmacy

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

$30,680 Tuition

 

  • 695enrollment
  • $31,831net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1380SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.65Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

Avila University
A
Kansas City, MO
 

Avila University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$22,390 Tuition

#7 Best Private Colleges in Missouri

  • 1,306enrollment
  • $17,210net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 933-1160SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA

Crowder College
C
Neosho, MO
 

Crowder College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$4,648 Tuition

 

  • 4,034enrollment
  • $5,830net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

State Fair Community College
S
Sedalia, MO
 

State Fair Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$4,392 Tuition

 

  • 3,724enrollment
  • $6,675net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Kansas City Art Institute
K
Kansas City, MO

Kansas City Art Institute

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

$41,174 Tuition

 

  • 738enrollment
  • $29,373net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.32Avg GPA

Missouri Western State University
M
Saint Joseph, MO
 

Missouri Western State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

$6,540 Tuition

 

  • 4,023enrollment
  • $11,917net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA

Park University
P
Parkville, MO
 

Park University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

$12,231 Tuition

 

  • 7,662enrollment
  • $15,858net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

Ozarks Technical Community College
O
Springfield, MO
 

Ozarks Technical Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$4,104 Tuition

 

  • 10,889enrollment
  • $6,525net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Missouri Southern State University
M
Joplin, MO
 

Missouri Southern State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

$8,026 Tuition

#8 Best Public Universities in Missouri

  • 4,144enrollment
  • $10,061net price
  • 99%acceptance rate
  • 960-1220SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Southwest Baptist University
S
Bolivar, MO
 

Southwest Baptist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$25,990 Tuition

#12 Best Private Colleges in Missouri

  • 2,386enrollment
  • $18,926net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • 928-1148SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA

Metropolitan Community College Penn Valley
M
Kansas City, Missouri
 

Metropolitan Community College Penn Valley

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

$4,530 Tuition

 

  • 5,409enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Evangel University
E
Springfield, MO
 

Evangel University

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

$25,166 Tuition

 

  • 1,868enrollment
  • $20,963net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3Estimated Avg GPA

Culver Stockton College
C
Canton, MO
 

Culver Stockton College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$28,700 Tuition

 

  • 999enrollment
  • $20,522net price
  • 97%acceptance rate
  • 970-1080SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15