What to Know About Tuition & Fees
Learn how tuition and fees at Murray State University measure up to other U.S. colleges and universities and discover what you can do to successfully prepare for probable college tuition increases.
Fees & Tuition Analysis
The next table outlines how Murray State measures up to other schools nationally, regionally and by state.
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Discounted Tuition Available for Students Living in Kentucky
Murray State fees and tuition is dramatically lowered for residents of Kentucky. For in-state students, tuition and fees is set at $8,820 for the 2017 - 2018 year, 63.0% off the price charged to out-of-state students. Tuition is $7,656 and fees $1,164.
Murray State out-of-state undergrads paid $23,820 in tuition and fees in 2017 - 2018. $1,164 was for fees, and $22,656 was charged for tuition.
The next table outlines the costs explained above for the 2017 - 2018 academic year.
See Murray State cost per credit hour here.
Are Tuition & Fees Increasing or Decreasing?
Murray State University tuition and fees for out-of-state students grew with a standard yearly rate of 5.0% within the last 5 years. In the same time period, tuition grew by 5.0% and fees grew by 4.6%. Based on this, we estimate the cost of tuition and fees this year will total $24,999.
For a two-year degree, we estimate tuition and fees will be $51,236 and for a four year degree to be $107,669. Remember, this does not cover additional charges including room and board, transportation, and books.
The subsequent chart reveals projected future tuition and fees which includes residence based discounts for undergraduates at Murray State.
At most schools you'll end up paying more for your last year of college than you will in your first. This is due to annual price increases. It's smart to be aware!
Learn answers to your financial concerns in the tuition & fees FAQ.