Missouri State University-Springfield Graduate Schools

Missouri State University-Springfield (referred to as Missouri State University-Springfield) is a Public, 4 years school located in Springfield, MO. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice. The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Missouri State University-Springfield is $6,250 for Missouri residents and $11,524 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,559 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 23,697 including undergraduate students.

Missouri State University-Springfield Graduate School Overview

Missouri State University-Springfield (referred to as Missouri State University-Springfield) is a Public, 4 years school located in Springfield, MO. It is classified as Master's College and University (larger programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree- professional practice.
Missouri State University-Springfield is accredited by Higher Learning Commission (1/1/1915 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Missouri State University-SpringfieldDirectory Information
School NameMissouri State University-Springfield (referred to as Missouri State University-Springfield)
Address901 S National Avenue, Springfield, MO 65897
Phone417-836-5000
Webhttps://www.missouristate.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.missouristate.edu/futurestudents/applynow.aspx
Financial Infohttps://www.missouristate.edu/FinancialAid
The 2020 graduate school tuition & fees at Missouri State University-Springfield is $6,250 for Missouri residents and $11,524 for out-of-state students. The school has 3,559 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 23,697 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 89 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 43 programs are available online classes.
Missouri State University-Springfield Graduate School 2020 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$11,524
$6,250 for Missouri Residents
Student Population3,559
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs89 graduate programs
(43 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio21 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Missouri State University-Springfield is $6,250 for Missouri residents and $11,524 for out-of-state students for academic year 2019-2020. The tuition per credit hour is $289 for Missouri residents and $582 for out-of-state students. Missouri State University-Springfield offers the alternative tuition plans.
Missouri State University-Springfield 2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Missouri Residents$6,250
Out-of-State$11,524
Tuition per Credit Hour
Missouri Residents$289
Out-of-State$582
Missouri State University-Springfield offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On Missouri State University-Springfield campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Missouri State University-Springfield
Distance Learning (Online Classes)43 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

Missouri State University-Springfield 2020 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2019-2020, the graduate school tuition & fees of Missouri State University-Springfield is $6,250 for Missouri residents and $11,524 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.69% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduate Tuition & fees at Missouri State University-Springfield
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2015-2016$4,590$910$9,198$910
2016-2017$4,644$910$9,324$910
2017-2018$4,824$1,006$9,702$1,006
2018-2019$5,022$1,016$10,098$1,016
2019-2020$5,202$1,048$10,476$1,048
For academic year 2019-2020, the living costs are $12,983 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Missouri State University-Springfield. On-campus living costs are decreased by -1.31% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $12,983. Off-campus living costs are decreased by -1.31% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Living Costs at Missouri State University-Springfield
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2015-2016$8,130$4,006$8,130$4,006
2016-2017$8,288$4,034$8,288$4,034
2017-2018$8,537$4,119$8,537$4,119
2018-2019$8,755$4,401$8,755$4,401
2019-2020$9,128$3,855$9,128$3,855
For academic year 2019-2020, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $289 for Missouri residents and $582 for other students at Missouri State University-Springfield. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.74% compared to previous academic year.
2019-2020 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour Missouri State University-Springfield
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
2015-2016$255$511
2016-2017$258$518
2017-2018$268$539
2018-2019$279$561
2019-2020$289$582

Graduate Programs at Missouri State University-Springfield

Missouri State University-Springfield offers 95 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,552 students have completed their study at Missouri State University-Springfield.
Offered Degrees at Missouri State University-Springfield
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree52281,055
Doctor's degree - other41110
Post Bachelor's Degree3521375
Post Master's Degree4312
Total95531,552

Missouri State University-Springfield offers 95 programs through Master's, Doctorate, Post-Graduate Certificate The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,552 students have completed their studies.
  • 1,055 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 110 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 375 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 12 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] (1 completers) 11 completers-
Agricultural Business and Management0-
Plant Sciences11-
Communication and Journalism [+] (1 completers) 16 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric16-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 13 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science1-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance12-
Education [+] (18 completers) 182 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration10$41,800
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration15-
Educational/Instructional Technology23-
Special Education and Teaching21$36,900
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services32$36,900
Elementary Education and Teaching23-
Secondary Education and Teaching6-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels18-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)10-
Reading Teacher Education24-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 30 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management30-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistic, Comparative, and Related Language Studies and Services (other)0-
Work and Family Studies [+] (2 completers) 14 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Child Development14-
English Language And Literature [+] (2 completers) 33 completers-
English Language and Literature24-
Creative Writing9-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences16-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology4-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 10 completers-
Mathematics10-
Military Technologies And Applied Sciences [+] (2 completers) 39 completers-
0-
Strategic Intelligence39-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 16 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Natural Sciences9-
International/Global Studies7-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 13 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Health and Physical Education/Fitness (other)13-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 3 completers-
Philosophy0-
Religion/Religious Studies3-
Physical Sciences [+] 28 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry8-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)10-
Materials Science10-
Psychology [+] (1 completers) 31 completers-
Psychology22-
Clinical Psychology9-
Human Services [+] (6 completers) 94 completers-
0-
Public Administration33-
Social Work30$40,700
Public Administration and Social Service Professions (other)31$41,800
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 15 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Criminology15-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] (2 completers) 20 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Digital Arts2-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts1-
Music17-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (6 completers) 132 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist29-
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management20-
Physician Assistant32-
Athletic Training/Trainer8-
Public Health22-
Maternal and Child Health0-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist21-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse0$166,200
Business [+] (4 completers) 309 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management285$55,400
Accounting24$49,900
History [+] 13 completers-
History13-
Total1,055
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 96 completers-
Audiology/Audiologist7-
Physical Therapy/Therapist38-
Nurse Anesthetist51-
Nursing Practice0-
Total110
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Agriculture [+] 0 completers-
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management0-
Communication and Journalism [+] (4 completers) 5 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Radio and Television5-
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer Science0-
Education [+] (12 completers) 82 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction6-
Educational/Instructional Technology3-
International and Comparative Education43-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism2-
Elementary Education and Teaching10-
Reading Teacher Education6-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor12-
Engineering Technology [+] (2 completers) 16 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Engineering/Industrial Management16-
English Language And Literature [+] (2 completers) 0 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Creative Writing0-
Military Technologies And Applied Sciences [+] (2 completers) 5 completers-
0-
Strategic Intelligence5-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] (2 completers) 16 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Dispute Resolution14-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies (other)2-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] (2 completers) 5 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management5-
Physical Sciences [+] 12 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosciences (other)12-
Psychology [+] 25 completers-
Psychology0-
Experimental Psychology22-
Forensic Psychology3-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] (2 completers) 22 completers-
0-
Financial Forensics and Fraud Investigation6-
Homeland Security16-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 3 completers-
0-
Public Administration3-
Social Sciences [+] (2 completers) 5 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology (other)1-
Criminology4-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 0 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music Performance0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (2 completers) 37 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist8-
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management16-
Public Health5-
Dietetics/Dietitian8-
Business [+] 140 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management112-
Accounting6-
Hospitality Administration/Management (other)0-
Information Resources Management22-
Total375
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (2 completers) 12 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration5-
Educational Assessment, Testing, and Measurement4-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nursing Education0-
Total12

Graduate Student Population at Missouri State University-Springfield

For academic year 2019-2020, total 3,559 students enrolled into Missouri State University-Springfield graduate schools where it has total 23,697 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 1,585 full-time and 1,974 part-time students. By gender, 1,337 male and 2,222 female students are attending Missouri State University-Springfield graduate schools. Next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status for Missouri State University-Springfield.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
Missouri State University-Springfield
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,5591,3372,222
Full-time1,5855771,008
Part-tme1,9747601,214
Next tables summarize the students population by race/ethnicity at Missouri State University-Springfield.
There are 2,613 White (73.42%), 102 Black/African American (2.87%), 106 Hispanic (2.98%), 59 Asian (1.66%), and 679 students with other races. 466 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity at Missouri State University-Springfield
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,5591,3372,222
American Indian/Native American16313
Asian592732
Black/African American1024656
Hispanic1064858
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander413
White2,6139071,706
Two More712843
Un-Known1226755
Non-resident Alien466210256
Missouri State University-Springfield offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,202 graduate students (33.77% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 690 graduate students (19.39% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. Next table summarizes the online student population for Missouri State University-Springfield.
Distance Learning Student Population at Missouri State University-Springfield
Number of Students
Total3,559
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,202
Enrolled Some Online Courses690
Not in Online Courses1,667
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Missouri State University-Springfield. 1,172 students are aged 20 to 24 (32.93% of total students), 179 students are aged above 50 (5.03%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Missouri State University-Springfield.
Graduate Student Population By Age at Missouri State University-Springfield
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,5591,3372,222
Age 20-21571245
Age 22-241,115346769
Age 25-29933368565
Age 30-34489229260
Age 35-39370153217
Age 40-49416164252
Age 50-6416155106
Over 6418108

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