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Northwest Missouri State University

Standard Tuition

Fall 2015-Summer 2016

Fall 2015 - Summer 2016



Total Cost





Per Credit Hour

Missouri Resident Undergraduate 180.61 78.65 6.00


Non-Resident Undergraduate 391.29 78.65 6.00 16.70 492.64
Missouri Resident Graduate 252.86 89.40 0.00 16.70 358.96
Non-Resident Graduate 505.72 89.40 0.00 16.70 611.82
Bearcat Break Graduate ** 282.86 89.40 0.00 16.70 388.96

Summer 2015 Web Courses, an additional $35 per credit hour will be charged, $40 beginning Fall 2015

Fall 2015 Blended Courses, which is a mix of online and face to face delivery, an additional $10 per credit hour will be charged

Courses taken at our off campus locations, an additional $30.00 per credit hour will be charged.

* Designated Fee covers a portion of:  Bond Payment, Capital Improvement, Academic Equipment, Fitness Center, Safe Rides, Sustainability, Scholarships, Wellness and Activity fees.

** Bearcat Break An out-of-state graduate tuition adjustment for students from select geographic regions who enroll at Northwest-Kansas City, Northwest-St. Joseph or the collaborative program at Missouri Southern State University. Graduate students will pay in-state tuition if they take all coursework at the off-campus sites and reside in one of the following counties in Kansas (St. Joseph Area-Doniphan; Kansas City Area-Atchison, Johnson, Leavenworth, Miami, and Wyandotte. There is no application required for the Bearcat Break. The Bearcat Break does not cover online courses or programs.