Detailed Tuition and Fees

2016-17 Required Student Fees

Required Student Fees are a combination of Tuition and Student Services Fees. Following fees were approved by the Board of Governors March 16, 2016. Tuition and fees are subject to revision by the Board of Governors without notice. See below for additional enrollment fees for the College of Arts and Letters, and the College of Business.

Important Note: Blended courses (those that integrate online and traditional face-to-face activities) are assessed at the regular instruction rate and are assessed Student Services Fees. Such courses are identified with a instructional method of "blended" in the semester class schedule.

Tuition for regular instruction (per credit hour)

Course Level or Type (includes "blended" courses)Missouri ResidentNon-Missouri Resident
Courses numbered 1-599 $205.00 $440.00
Courses numbered 600-999 (not listed below) $258.00 $518.00
College of Health and Human Services - ANE courses numbered 700-899 $283.00 $283.00

College of Health and Human Services

  • ATC courses numbered 600-799
  • BMS courses numbered 600-799
  • CSD courses numbered 600-999
  • DTN courses numbered 700-799
  • NUR courses numbered 700-999
  • OTE courses numbered 600-799
  • PAS courses numbered 600-799
  • PTE courses numbered 700-899
$288.00

$548.00

Tuition for Internet based instruction (per credit hour)

Course Level or TypeMissouri ResidentNon-Missouri Resident
Internet based instruction except courses listed below $285.00 $285.00
College of Health and Human Services - ANE courses numbered 700-899 $310.00 $310.00

College of Health and Human Services

  • ATC courses numbered 600-799
  • BMS courses numbered 600-799
  • CSD courses numbered 600-999
  • DTN courses numbered 700-799
  • NUR courses numbered 700-999
  • OTE courses numbered 600-799
  • PAS courses numbered 600-799
  • PTE courses numbered 700-899
$315.00 $315.00
College of Business - MS in Computer Information Systems program courses: CIS 732, 734, 736, 738, 740, 742, 744, 746, 747, 748, 750, 752, 754, 756. $420.00 $420.00

Tuition for courses offered at BearNet locations other than Springfield including ITV instruction (per credit hour)

Course Level or TypeMissouri ResidentNon-Missouri Resident
Courses numbered 1-599 $206.00 $206.00
Courses numbered 600-999 $258.00 $258.00
EDD courses numbered 900-999 are based on University of Missouri-Columbia resident rate

Exceptions to the above

Per credit hour

Course Level or TypeMissouri ResidentNon-Missouri Resident
High School Dual Credit $70.00 $70.00
AGE 728 and AGE 738, Induction Year Teaching $175.00 $175.00
eMINTS (Enhancing Missouri's Instructional Networked Teaching Strategies) $100.00 $100.00
R-12 enrollees in SFR 791/Step-Up $45.00 $45.00
EDD (Educational Leadership) 900-level courses are based on University of Missouri-Columbia graduate course per credit hour fee
EGR (cooperative Engineering program) 200, 201, 300, 301, 400, 401, 500, 501 are based on Missouri University of Science and Technology rates
For Study Away courses or exchanges administered by MSU, tuition will be assessed at the Missouri resident rate for both residents and non-residents. This does not apply to students registered in courses administered by affiliate program providers. Additional program fees will be assessed.

Flat fee in place of per credit hour

Course Level or TypeMissouri ResidentNon-Missouri Resident
GEN 598 and GEN 798, Active in Research $75.00 flat fee $75.00 flat fee
MIL 225 and MIL 325, Military Science Practicum $150.00 flat fee $150.00 flat fee

Student Services Fees

Student Services Fees are assessed in addition to tuition and are based on the total credit hours for which a student enrolls, excluding the credit hours associated with the following sections identified as:

  • Intersession
  • iCourse
  • Internet
  • sections taught in any location other than the Springfield campus
  • sections scheduled to meet on the Springfield campus fewer than four times

Important Note: Blended courses (those that integrate online and traditional face-to-face activities) are assessed Student Services Fees. Such courses are identified with a instructional method of "blended" in the semester class schedule.

Fall 2016 and Spring 2017

  • 1-hour load: $155.00
  • 2-hour load: $199.00
  • 3-hour load: $241.00
  • 4-hour load: $284.00
  • 5-hour load: $327.00
  • 6-hour load: $370.00
  • 7 or more-hour load: $455.00

Summer 2017

  • 1-hour load: $101.00
  • 2-hour load: $139.00
  • 3-hour load: $176.00
  • 4 or more-hour load: $217.00

Other Enrollment Fees (per credit hour)

These enrollment Fees will not be assessed for sections identified as High School Dual Credit.

Course Level or Type (applies to Internet-based instruction as well*)Missouri ResidentNon-Missouri Resident

College of Arts and Letters - Media, Journalism & Film Production-Intensive Courses:

  • JRN 388, 478, 481, 592
  • MED 130, 290, 361, 365, 382, 383, 390, 461, 465, 466, 490, 498, 561, 562, 583
$18.00 $18.00

College of Arts and Letters - Music courses numbered 000-799 except:

  • MUS 107, 108, 149, 151, 152, 153, 155, 156, 157, 158, 159, 160
  • MUS 207, 208, 249, 251, 252, 253, 255, 256, 257, 258, 259, 260, 298
  • MUS 307, 308, 349, 351, 352, 353, 355, 356, 357, 358, 359, 360, 398
  • MUS 407, 449, 451, 452, 453, 455, 456, 457, 458, 459, 460, 488, 494, 496, 498, 499
  • MUS 649, 651, 652, 653, 655, 656, 657, 660, 749, 751, 752, 753, 755, 756, 757, 760, 798
$15.00 $15.00

College of Arts and Letters - Art, Design, and Museum Studies courses numbered 000-799 except

  • ART 200, 271, 272, 273, 274
  • ART 360, 366, 374, 377, 378, 381, 382, 385, 386, 387, 388, 390, 399
  • ART 401, 407, 469, 472, 474, 475, 478, 479, 480, 483, 484, 485, 490, 491, 492, 494, 495, 496, 497, 598
  • ART 672, 675, 678, 680, 684, 685, 692, 760, 783, 794, 795
  • MST 495, 501
$18.00 $18.00
College of Business undergraduate-level courses numbered 300-599 except BSE 493, BSE 494, and BSE 499. $25.00 $25.00

College of Business graduate-level courses:

  • ACC courses numbered 601-799
  • BUS courses numbered 600-799
  • CIS courses numbered 601-799*
  • FIN courses numbered 600-799
  • INS courses numbered 600-799
  • LAW courses numbered 600-799
  • MGT courses numbered 600-799
  • MKT courses numbered 600-799
  • QBA courses numbered 600-799
  • TCM courses numbered 600-799

*Courses specifically listed in the Graduate Catalog as applicable to the program requirements for the Master of Science in Computer Information Systems programs that are offered via the Internet will be assessed at Master of Science in Computer Information Systems rate (see Internet based instruction above).

$45.00 $45.00