The Best Value Missouri Colleges

Best Value Colleges in Missouri for 2021

Explore the colleges that provide the best value for your money in Missouri based on academic quality, outcomes, net price and financial aid. The rankings are calculated using ratings from the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges ranking but additionally factors in the typical price paid by students to identify the colleges that offer the best deals. Leading the list for 2021 as the overall best value college in Missouri is Washington University in St Louis. The highest value public state college is University of Missouri St Louis. Learn how the Best Value Colleges are calculated and ranked on our methodology page.


24 results

Washington University in St Louis
W
Saint Louis, MO
Washington University in St Louis

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#1 Best Value in Missouri

  • 15,852enrollment
  • $27,108net price
  • 14%acceptance rate
  • 1480-1560SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 3.92*Avg GPA
University of Missouri St Louis
M
Saint Louis, MO
University of Missouri St Louis

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Value in Missouri

  • 16,441enrollment
  • $7,977net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1230SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA
Rockhurst University
R
Kansas City, MO
Rockhurst University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Value in Missouri

  • 3,145enrollment
  • $22,688net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1078-1260SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA
University of Missouri Columbia
M
Columbia, MO
University of Missouri Columbia

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Value in Missouri

  • 29,843enrollment
  • $15,850net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1340SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.61*Avg GPA
Missouri University of Science and Technology
M
Rolla, MO
Missouri University of Science and Technology

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#5 Best Value in Missouri

  • 8,601enrollment
  • $13,954net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1200-1450SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Truman State University
T
Kirksville, MO
Truman State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Value in Missouri

  • 5,853enrollment
  • $12,912net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1350SAT range
  • 24-31ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
Saint Louis University Main Campus
S
Saint Louis, MO
Saint Louis University Main Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Value in Missouri

  • 14,438enrollment
  • $31,098net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 1170-1380SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.77Avg GPA
Drury University
D
Springfield, MO
 
Drury University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Value in Missouri

  • 1,730enrollment
  • $19,597net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1045-1225SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA
Webster University
W
Saint Louis, MO
Webster University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#9 Best Value in Missouri

  • 11,406enrollment
  • $23,265net price
  • 57%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1250SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA
Central Methodist University College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
C
Fayette, MO
 
Central Methodist University College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Value in Missouri

  • 1,148enrollment
  • $21,215net price
  • 93%acceptance rate
  • 930-1100SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA
University of Missouri Kansas City
M
Kansas City, MO
University of Missouri Kansas City

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Value in Missouri

  • 16,375enrollment
  • $14,921net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 980-1330SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.31Avg GPA
Maryville University of Saint Louis
M
Saint Louis, MO
 
Maryville University of Saint Louis

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#12 Best Value in Missouri

  • 9,139enrollment
  • $29,357net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1250SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA
William Woods University
W
Fulton, MO
 
William Woods University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#13 Best Value in Missouri

  • 2,302enrollment
  • $23,663net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
Avila University
A
Kansas City, MO
 
Avila University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Value in Missouri

  • 1,649enrollment
  • $17,048net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • 1005-1160SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA
University of Central Missouri
C
Warrensburg, MO
University of Central Missouri

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Value in Missouri

  • 11,487enrollment
  • $13,098net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.27Avg GPA
Culver Stockton College
C
Canton, MO
 
Culver Stockton College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Value in Missouri

  • 1,068enrollment
  • $21,096net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 910-1080SAT range
  • 18-22ACT range
  • 3.15Avg GPA
Fontbonne University
F
Saint Louis, MO
 
Fontbonne University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Value in Missouri

  • 1,290enrollment
  • $16,953net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 990-1100SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.36*Avg GPA
Lindenwood University
L
Saint Charles, MO
Lindenwood University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Value in Missouri

  • 9,468enrollment
  • $17,891net price
  • 88%acceptance rate
  • 980-1170SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA