Private 4 Year

Cottey College Tuition & Cost

Nevada, Missouri

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How much does it cost to attend?

Sticker Price
Costs for Cottey College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,100
Other Fees$1,470
Room and Board $7,800
Other Expenses Budget$2,644

Annual Prices

The annual list price to attend Cottey College on a full time basis for 2020/2021 is $34,314 for all students regardless of their residency. This fee is comprised of $21,300 for tuition, $7,800 room and board, $1,100 for books and supplies and $1,470 for other fees. Out of state tuition for Cottey College is $21,300, the same as Missouri residents.

All price data is sourced from the 2020/2021 U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics survey.

Net Price

Net price is indicative of what it actually costs to attend Cottey College when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2019/2020
Net Price by Income Cottey College
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$14,474
$30,001 to $48,000$18,050
$48,001 to $75,000$18,166
$75,001 to $110,000$19,037

The average reported annual net price for Cottey College for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $17,630 in 2019/2020. Net price includes tuition and required fees, books and supplies, and average cost for room and board and other expenses

Costs for Similar Colleges

Financial Aid

100% of full-time undergrad Cottey College received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $16,016 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 55% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $4,832 and 2% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $2,250.

Finanical Aid Cottey College
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $16,016 100%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $12,950 99%
Pell Grants $5,275 43%
Other Federal Grants $2,620 28%
State and Local Grants $1,595 11%
Federal Student Loans $4,832 55%
Other Student Loans $2,250 2%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Cottey College, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $53,188. The loan balance of $53,188 is a four year multiple of the $13,297 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 $507 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 2.75%.

Example Loan $53,188
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $507.47
Total Interest Paid $7,708.66
Sum of All Loan Payments $60,896.66

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
Year All Residents
1 $34,314
2 $35,396
3 $36,511
4 $37,662

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Cottey College to be $137,256 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 3.2% 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 Cottey College
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
All Residents $550 $1,650 $2,200

Estimated cost for a class at Cottey College 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 Cottey College versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Cottey College Payment Plans
Tuition Payment Plan Yes
Prepaid Tuition Plan No
Alternative Tuition Plan Yes
Guaranteed Tuition Plan No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=177117 IPEDS survey data for Cottey College.