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Northwest Missouri State University


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Cost Comparison for Undergraduate
Missouri Resident Room, Board, Tuition and Fees

We want you to be a Bearcat. With 1,200 student employment positions available on campus and more than 90% of first-time freshmen receiving financial aid, Northwest offers a quality education that you can afford. 

Institution Name Basic Room and Board per Year Total Tuition and Fees Per Year
(30 Hrs.)
Est. Cost for Textbooks, Laptop, Software and Support Total Tuition, Fees Textbooks, Laptop, Room and Board
(a) (b) (c) (a)+(b)+(c)
MO Southern State University 6,299 5,762 1,857 13,918
Northwest MO State University 8,226 8,156 Included 16,382
MO State University 7,678 7,008 1,857 16,543
MO Western State University 8,102 6,598 1,857 16,557
University of Central MO 7,828 7,265 1,857 16,950
Truman State University 8,167 7,374 1,857 17,398
Southeast MO State University 8,515 7,043 1,857 17,415
University of MO-S&T 9,396 9,529 1,857 20,782
University of MO-Columbia 9,500 9,433 1,857 20,790
University of MO-Kansas City 9,468 9,476 1,857 20,801
University of MO-St. Louis 10,270 9,474 1,857 21,601

Updated: September 2, 2014

  1. Annual Survey of Colleges 2014 (FY2014-15; College Board
  2. Missouri Comprehensive Fee Survey for Public Institutions of Higher Education (FY 2015 4-Year);
    Missouri Department of Higher Education
  3. College Costs; BigFuture.CollegeBoard.org ($1,200 textbook appraisal) and retail value of laptop, software and maintenance agreement ($657)