Why This Matters
Prepare economically for your college degree. Contrast Truman State's tuition charges to American schools. Look for tuition developments and potential increases to see if you should expect to set aside more funds for the following 4 years of tuition.
Tuition & Fees Analysis
The following table shows how Truman State compares to other colleges nationally, regionally and by state.
|Nationwide||The Plains States||Missouri|
|Tuition and Fees||Below Average||Below Average||Below Average|
|In-State Tuition and Fees||Inexpensive||Inexpensive||Inexpensive|
In-State Tuition Discount Available
Tuition and fees at Truman State is significantly lowered for students living in Missouri. Tuition and fees for in-state students is set at $7,656 for the 2017 - 2018 year, a 47.0% discount off the full price. Tuition is $7,352 and fees $304.
Out-of-state students at Truman State spent $14,440 in fees and tuition in 2017 - 2018. $304 was for fees, and $14,136 was tuition.
Look at the following table to find 2017 - 2018 academic year costs.
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Tuition and Fees Projection
Tuition and Fees for out-of-state students attending Truman State University increased at an average annual rate of 1.9% within the last five years. Over that same period, tuition increased by 1.9% and fees increased by 2.2%. Based on this, we predict the price of tuition and fees for this year will be $14,711.
At this rate, we estimate the total cost of tuition and fees for a two year degree to be $29,700 and for a four year degree to be $60,526. This doesn't include other costs such as room and board, books, and transportation.
The following chart shows estimated future fees and tuition including residency based reductions for undergraduate students at Truman State.
Be aware of just how much the tuition and fees are increasing each year. At many colleges students will wind up paying a higher price for their last year of school compared to what they did for their first.
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