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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 6,265
5,723
1,822 13,810
Northwest MO State University
7,986
7,988
Included 15,974
MO State University 7,450
6,908
1,822 16,180
MO Western State University 7,884
6,498
1,822 16,204
University of Central MO 7,734
7,265
1,822 16,821
Truman State University 7,720
7,368
1,822 16,910
Southeast MO State University 8,120
7,032
1,822 16,974
University of MO-Columbia 9,292
9,415
1,822 20,529
University of MO-Kansas City 9,284
9,456
1,822 20,562
University of MO-S&T 9,265
9,510
1,822 20,597
University of MO-St. Louis 9,640
9,474
1,822 20,936
  1. Annual Survey of Colleges 2013 (FY2013-14); College Board
  2. Missouri Comprehensive Fee Survey for Public Institutions of Higher Education (FY 2014 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 ($622)