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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 6,622 5,877 1,827 14,326
MO State University 7,868 7,060 1,827 16,755
Northwest MO State University 8,484 8,459 Included 16,943
MO Western State University 8,565 6,652 1,827 17,044
University of Central MO 8,102 7,322 1,827 17,250
Southeast MO State University 8,495 6,990 1,827 17,312
Truman State University 8,480 7,456 1,827 17,763
University of MO-S&T 9,464 9,620 1,827 20,910
University of MO-St. Louis 9,052 10,065 1,827 20,944
University of MO-Kansas City 9,772 9,553 1,827 21,152
University of MO-Columbia 10,062 9,509 1,827 21,398

Updated: Janauary 8, 2016

  1. Annual Survey of Colleges 2015 (FY2015-16; College Board)
  2. Missouri Comprehensive Fee Survey for Public Institutions of Higher Education (FY 2016 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)