Missouri State University

Detailed Costs and Fees

View costs and fees for spring and summer 2014

Fall 2014, Spring 2015, and Summer 2015 Required Student Fees

Following is a summary of the fees effective July 1, 2014. For comprehensive fee information, including supplemental course fees, refer to 2014-15 Fee Schedule approved by the Board of Governors March 6, 2014 (revised June 11, 2014). 

"Required Student Fees" are a combination of tuition and student services fees. See below for other enrollment fees.

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
Resident
Non- Missouri
Resident
Courses numbered 1-599 $204.00 $426.00
Courses numbered 600-999 (not listed below) $250.00 $501.00
College of Health and Human Services
All ANE courses numbered 600-899 $275.00 $275.00

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

$280.00 $531.00

Tuition for Internet Based Instruction (per credit hour)

Course Level or Type
(does not include "blended" courses)
Missouri ResidentNon-Missouri Resident
Regular Internet (Missouri State Online) courses not listed below $275.00 $275.00
College of Health and Human Services
All ANE courses numbered 600-899 $300.00 $300.00

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

$305.00 $305.00
Master of Science in Computer Information Systems Program
Courses specifically listed in the Graduate Catalog as applicable to the program requirements for the Master of Science in Computer Information Systems that are offered via the Internet.
$410.00 $410.00

Tuition for BearNet Instruction (per credit hour)

Courses offered at BearNet locations other than Springfield (including ITV instruction).

Course Level or TypeMissouri
Resident
Non- Missouri
Resident
Courses numbered 1-599 $204.00 $204.00
Courses numbered 600-999 $250.00 $250.00
EDD courses numbered 900-999 based on University of Missouri-Columbia resident rate.   

Exceptions to the Tuition Schedule Above

Course Level or TypeMissouri
Resident
Non-Missouri
Resident
High School Dual Credit (fee reduced from $97 to $70 by Board of Governors, June 20, 2014) $70.00 per credit hour $70.00 per
credit hour
eMINTS (Enhancing Missouri's Instructional Networked Teaching Strategies) $100.00 per credit hour $100.00 per
credit hour
R-12 enrollees in SFR 791/Step-Up $45.00 per credit hour $45.00 per
credit hour
AGE 728 and AGE 738, Induction Year Teaching $175.00 per credit hour $175.00 per
credit hour
GEN 598 and GEN 798, Active in Research $75.00 flat fee
in place of per credit hour fee
$75.00 flat fee
in place of per credit hour fee
MIL 225 and MIL 325, Military Science Practicum $150.00 flat fee in place of per credit hour fee $150.00 flat fee
in place of per credit hour fee
EDD (Educational Leadership) 900-level courses based on University of Missouri-Columbia graduate course per credit hour fee 
EGR (Engineering) 199, 200, and 201 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.

Student Services Fees

  • Student Services Fees are on an incremental scale based on the total number of hours enrolled. 
  • 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 2014 and Spring 2015Summer 2015

1-hour load: $151.00
2-hour load: $194.00
3-hour load: $235.00
4-hour load: $277.00
5-hour load: $319.00
6-hour load: $361.00
7 or more-hour load: $444.00

1-hour load: $99.00
2-hour load: $136.00
3-hour load: $172.00
4 or more-hour load: $212.00

Other Enrollment Fees 

Other Enrollment Fees will not be assessed for sections identified as Dual Credit/High School.

Course Level or TypeMissouri ResidentNon- Missouri Resident

College of Arts and Letters Course Fee (per credit hour)

Media, Journalism & Film Production-Intensive Courses:
(Applies to Internet-based instruction as well)

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

$18.00 per credit hour $18.00 per
credit hour

MUS courses numbered 000-799:
(Applies to Internet-based instruction as well)

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

$15.00 per credit hour $15.00 per
credit hour

All ART, DES and MST Courses numbered 000-799:
(Applies to Internet-based instruction as well)

(except ART 200, 271, 272, 273, 274, 360, 366, 374, 377, 378, 381, 382, 385, 386, 387, 388, 390, 399, 401, 407, 460, 466, 469, 472, 474, 475, 478, 479, 480, 483, 484, 485, 490, 491, 492, 494, 495, 496, 497, 598, 698, 700, 760, 783, 794, 795 and MST 495, 501)

$18.00 per credit hour $18.00 per
credit hour

College of Business Course Fee  (per credit hour)

Undergraduate-level College of Business courses numbered 300-599
(Applies to Internet-based instruction as well)

(except BSE 493, BSE 494, BSE 499, FCS 493, FCS 494 and FCS 498)

$25.00 per credit hour $25.00 per
credit hour

Graduate-level College of Business courses:

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

Applies to Internet-based instruction as well with following exception:

*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).

$32.00 per credit hour $32.00 per
credit hour