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University of Missouri-Kansas City Tuition & Cost

Kansas City, Missouri

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How much does it cost to attend?

In State Missouri Resident Sticker Price
$26,219
In State Costs for University of Missouri Kansas City
Fee Cost
Tuition$8,593
Books and Supplies$770
Other Fees$1,552
Room and Board $11,748
Other Expenses Budget$3,556
Out of State Resident Sticker Price
$41,260
Out of State Costs for University of Missouri Kansas City
Fee Cost
Tuition$23,634
Books and Supplies$770
Other Fees$1,552
Room and Board $11,748
Other Expenses Budget$3,556

Residents of Missouri pay an annual total price of $26,219 to attend University of Missouri Kansas City on a full time basis. This fee is comprised of $8,593 for tuition, $11,748 room and board, $770 for books and supplies and $1,552 for other fees.

Out of state residents are charged a total cost of $41,260 which is 57.4% higher than Missouri residents. The tuition charge is $23,634 while room and board is $11,748, books and supplies are $770 and other fees come in at $1,552.

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 University of Missouri Kansas City when typical grants and scholarships are considered. The net price varies by family income and financial need.

Average Net Price 2019/2020
$16,016
Net Price by Income University of Missouri Kansas City
Family Income Net Price Paid
$0 to $30,000$12,724
$30,001 to $48,000$13,751
$48,001 to $75,000$15,768
$75,001 to $110,000$18,700
$110,000+$19,932

The average reported annual net price for University of Missouri Kansas City for students receiving grants or scholarship aid was $16,016 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

89% of full-time undergrad University of Missouri Kansas City received financial aid in the form of grants, scholarships, fellowships from the institution or from Federal, State or local government agencies. This aid averaged $7,875 per student during the 2019/2020 school year. Grant and scholarship aid does not need to be paid back. 42% of students received Federal Student Loans averaging $4,940 and 4% of undergrads took out private student loans averaging $11,063.

Finanical Aid University of Missouri Kansas City
Type Avg./Student Students Receiving
Total Grant and Scholarship Aid $7,875 89%
Institutional Grants and Scholarships $5,089 72%
Pell Grants $4,912 39%
Other Federal Grants $1,464 19%
State and Local Grants $2,235 36%
Federal Student Loans $4,940 42%
Other Student Loans $11,063 4%

Student Loans

To gauge a more realistic picture of what it may really cost you out of pocket to go to University of Missouri Kansas City, we've modeled a ten year student loan with an original principal value of $77,260. The loan balance of $77,260 is a four year multiple of the $19,315 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 $737 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 $77,260
Stafford Loan Interest Rate 2.75%
Time to Pay Off Student Loan 10 years
Example Monthly Payment $737.15
Total Interest Paid $11,197.47
Sum of All Loan Payments $88,457.47

Projected 4 Year Degree Price

4 Year Sticker Price
$104,876
Year Missouri Residents Non Residents
1 $26,219 $41,260
2 $27,870 $43,859
3 $29,626 $46,621
4 $31,492 $49,557

Based on published tuition prices, we estimate the current cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree and living expenses at University of Missouri Kansas City to be $104,876 - assuming graduation in normal time. The estimation assumes a 6.3% 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 University of Missouri Kansas City
Price Per Credit 3 Credit Class 4 Credit Class
Missouri Residents $307 $921 $1,228
Out of State Residents $843 $2,529 $3,372

Estimated cost for a class at University of Missouri Kansas City 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 University of Missouri Kansas City versus other colleges.

Tuition Payment Plans Available

University of Missouri Kansas City 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=178402 IPEDS survey data for University of Missouri Kansas City.