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Truman State Tuition & Cost

Kirksville, Missouri

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How much does it cost to attend?

In State Missouri Resident Sticker Price
In State Costs for Truman State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$324
Room and Board $9,185
Other Expenses Budget$3,800
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
Out of State Costs for Truman State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$324
Room and Board $9,185
Other Expenses Budget$3,800

Residents of Missouri pay an annual total price of $22,284 to attend Truman State University on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $7,975 for tuition, $9,185 room and board, $1,000 for books and supplies and $324 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $29,644 which is 33% higher than Missouri residents. The tuition charge is $15,335 while room and board is $9,185, books and supplies are $1,000 and other fees come in at $324.

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 Truman State University 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 Truman State University
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$7,208
$30,001 to $48,000$8,898
$48,001 to $75,000$12,654
$75,001 to $110,000$14,302

The average reported annual net price for Truman State University for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $12,621 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

100% of full-time undergrad Truman 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 $9,703 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 39% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $5,065 and 5% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $6,305.

Finanical Aid Truman State University
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $9,703 100%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $7,147 99%
Pell Grants $4,579 22%
Other Federal Grants $564 49%
State and Local Grants $2,711 47%
Federal Student Loans $5,065 39%
Other Student Loans $6,305 5%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to Truman State University, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $48,412. The loan balance of $48,412 is a four year multiple of the $12,103 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 $462 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 $48,412
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $461.90
Total Interest Paid $7,016.47
Sum of All Loan Payments $55,428.47

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
Year Missouri Residents Non Residents
1 $22,284 $29,644
2 $22,797 $30,326
3 $23,322 $31,024
4 $23,858 $31,738

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at Truman State University to be $89,136 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 2.3% 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 Truman State University
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Missouri Residents $332 $996 $1,328
Out of State Residents $639 $1,917 $2,556

Estimated cost for a class at Truman 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 Truman State University versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

Truman State University 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=178615 IPEDS survey data for Truman State University.