Estimated Costs

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With a master's degree from Missouri State University, you can grow your career opportunities and earning potential.


Graduate tuition, costs and fees

Cost breakdown

Active-duty U.S. military members assigned to Maryland, Virginia or the Washington, D.C. metro area may qualify for the Missouri-state resident tuition rate.  Applicants should contact the School of DSS for more information, including required documentation.

Tuition and fees

Seated Courses,
Missouri State
Resident Status

Seated Courses,
Non-Missouri State
Resident Status
All Online
Estimated course totals $1,744 $2,782 $1,744
Estimated program totals (12 courses) $20,298 $33,384 $20,298
Tuition (per course) $1,044


Student fee (required per course) $700 $700 $700


Actual costs may vary

The figures provided are estimates for planning purposes only and are subject to change. These estimates do not represent your final cost at Missouri State; actual expenses vary by student, based on credit hours, academic program, lifestyle and other factors.