The Best Value Missouri Colleges

Best Value Colleges in Missouri for 2022

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 2022 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 2022 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.


22 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

  • 15,449enrollment
  • $27,233net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1480-1560SAT range
  • 33-35ACT range
  • 4.21Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

University of Missouri St Louis
M
Saint Louis, MO
University of Missouri St Louis

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Value in Missouri

  • 13,874enrollment
  • $10,039net price
  • 58%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1255SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

Saint Louis University Main Campus
S
Saint Louis, MO
Saint Louis University Main Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Value in Missouri

  • 12,229enrollment
  • $27,872net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1370SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.94Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

Missouri University of Science and Technology
M
Rolla, MO
Missouri University of Science and Technology

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Value in Missouri

  • 7,642enrollment
  • $13,476net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1238-1390SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Truman State University
T
Kirksville, MO
Truman State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#5 Best Value in Missouri

  • 4,655enrollment
  • $12,621net price
  • 72%acceptance rate
  • 1080-1330SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.82Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Rockhurst University
R
Kansas City, MO
Rockhurst University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#6 Best Value in Missouri

  • 3,688enrollment
  • $21,518net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1035-1225SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.62Avg GPA

University of Missouri Columbia
M
Columbia, MO
University of Missouri Columbia

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Value in Missouri

  • 31,089enrollment
  • $16,930net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 1110-1320SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.61Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

Webster University
W
Saint Louis, MO
Webster University

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#8 Best Value in Missouri

  • 8,197enrollment
  • $23,548net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 1078-1260SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.42Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 1

Drury University
D
Springfield, MO
 
Drury University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Value in Missouri

  • 1,691enrollment
  • $19,190net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1250SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.79Avg GPA

University of Missouri Kansas City
M
Kansas City, MO
University of Missouri Kansas City

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Value in Missouri

  • 16,147enrollment
  • $16,016net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1315SAT range
  • 20-28ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

Avila University
A
Kansas City, MO
 
Avila University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Value in Missouri

  • 1,414enrollment
  • $18,711net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.24Avg 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

#12 Best Value in Missouri

  • 1,141enrollment
  • $25,290net price
  • 95%acceptance rate
  • 940-1080SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.46Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

University of Central Missouri
C
Warrensburg, MO
University of Central Missouri

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Value in Missouri

  • 9,959enrollment
  • $13,394net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

Culver Stockton College
C
Canton, MO
 
Culver Stockton College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Value in Missouri

  • 1,006enrollment
  • $21,389net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • 930-1110SAT range
  • 18-22ACT range
  • 3.27Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

Fontbonne University
F
Saint Louis, MO
 
Fontbonne University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#15 Best Value in Missouri

  • 1,112enrollment
  • $16,531net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

Lindenwood University
L
Saint Charles, MO
Lindenwood University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Value in Missouri

  • 7,382enrollment
  • $18,054net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 990-1180SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.35Avg GPA

Missouri Baptist University
M
Saint Louis, MO
 
Missouri Baptist University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Value in Missouri

  • 4,860enrollment
  • $22,509net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 840-1050SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.26Avg GPA

Missouri Southern State University
M
Joplin, MO
 
Missouri Southern State University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Value in Missouri

  • 5,045enrollment
  • $9,519net price
  • 98%acceptance rate
  • 840-1110SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1