Saturday, August 18, 2018

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Cost of college went up for all students at Missouri Southern State University

In-state tuition and fees rose 9.8 percent for 2017-18 at Missouri Southern State University, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.


In-state tuition and fees rose 9.8 percent for 2017-18 at Missouri Southern State University, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

Missouri residents paid $6,067 to attend the four-year public institution this year $544 more than the $5,523 charged for 2016-17.

Non-residents paid 90.7 percent more than residents this year, or $11,568. Their price tag grew 9.5 percent from $10,568 in 2016-17.

About 76 percent of the school's undergraduate population are Missouri residents. About 23 percent are residents of other states and 1 percent are citizens of other countries.

Data shows 97 percent of full-time undergraduates who started school in 2015-16 received student financial aid in some form. In all, 803 students received grants or scholarships totaling $4.23 million and 464 students took out student loans totaling more than $2.32 million.

Including all undergraduates, 3,881 students used grants or scholarships totaling $20.35 million. Another 3,017 took out $18.99 million in federal student loans.

The cost of attending
Enrollment
2014-15
2015-16
2016-17
2017-18
Change in tuition and fees 2014-15 to 2017-18
In-state
~4,736
$5,416
$5,523
$5,523
$6,067
12%
Out-of-state
~1,433
$10,450
$10,480
$10,568
$11,568
10.7%

Undergraduate financial aid
The following data includes only full-time students who began an undergraduate program at the Missouri Southern State University in 2015-16.
Type of Aid
Number of students receiving aid
Percent receiving aid
Total amount of aid received
Average amount of aid per student
Federal grants
474
54%
$2,108,934
$4,449
State / local grant or scholarship
347
39%
$608,125
$1,753
Institutional grants or scholarships
609
69%
$1,510,977
$2,481
Grant or scholarship aid total
803
91%
$4,228,036
$5,265
Federal student loans
459
52%
$2,160,864
$4,708
Other student loans
26
3%
$155,680
$5,988
Student loan aid
464
52%
$2,316,544
$4,993
Total student aid
854
97%

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