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Missouri University of Science and Technology – Tuition & Success Analysis

Rolla, MO

Missouri University of Science and Technology – Snapshot


Four-Year Public University

Undergraduate Enrollment: 6,857

Average annual cost of attendance: $14,303

(National Median: $15,523)

Median student debt for loan recipients: $24,250

Campus Setting: Town

Religious Affiliation: None

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Missouri University of Science and Technology Tuition based on Family Income


For a family income of $0 to $30,000 the average cost is $9,836

For a family income of $30,001 to $48,000 the average cost is $12,074

For a family income of $48,001 to $75,000  the average cost is $14,066

For a family income of $75,001 to $110,000  the average cost is $16,619

For a family income above $110,000 the average cost is $16,409


The “average cost” shown here is a NET cost and reflects the tuition cost after financial aid is taken into account, as reported by Missouri University of Science and Technology. This average is based on the students who receive grant or scholarship aid. In-state tuition is used for public schools.

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Missouri University of Science and Technology Graduate Success


Graduation rate: 65%

(National Median: 49%)

Students returning after first year: 85%

(National Median: 68%)

Median annual earnings (10 years after first attending): $71,200

(National Median: $33,028. The salary data measures salaries of students who received federal student aid. The Salary data does not break down earnings or graduation rates by major, or by state—an important consideration, since salaries can vary widely depending on geographical region. )

Percentage earning above a high school graduate (6 years after first enrolled): 84%

Missouri University of Science and Technology Admissions

Missouri University of Science and Technology Acceptance Rate: 79%


Half of the recent accepted students had test scores in the range of:

SAT Math: 603 to 698

SAT Critical Reading: 583 to 678

SAT Writing: 490 to 640

ACT English: 24 to 31

ACT Math: 25 to 30

ACT Writing: 7 to 8

Twenty-five percent of students accepted to Missouri University of Science and Technology actually performed better than the range reported above.  Another twenty-five percent had scores below the reported range.

Missouri University of Science and Technology Student Debt


Percentage of students awarded Pell Grants: 24%

Percentage of students receiving federal student loans: 50%

Typical student debt: $24,250

Typical monthly loan payment: $258

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Majors at Missouri University of Science and Technology


These are the most popular areas of study offered at Missouri University of Science and Technology:

  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences – 5%
  • Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services – 2%
  • Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services – 9%
  • Engineering – 66%
  • Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields – 5%
  • English Language and Literature/Letters – 1%
  • History – 1%
  • Mathematics and Statistics – 1%
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies – 1%
  • Physical Sciences – 4%
  • Psychology – 4%
  • Social Sciences – 2%

For more information about the various majors at Missouri University of Science and Technology, visit their website.

Missouri University of Science and Technology Diversity


Overall Composition at Missouri University of Science and Technology

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Missouri University of Science and Technology full time:  90%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who attend Missouri University of Science and Technology part time:  10%

Percentage of Undergraduate Students who are twenty-five years old, or older at Missouri University of Science and Technology:  7%

Racial Diversity Composition

American Indian/Alaska Native: 0%

Asian: 3%

Black: 3%

Hispanic: 3%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 4%

Two or more races: 3%

Unknown: 3%

White: 80%

Missouri University of Science and Technology Success Ratios

TUN ratios to help compare schools


Earnings to Debt Ratio: 2.9

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median federal debt of borrowers who graduated. TUN found an average of 2.5 based on data of 3,210 schools.

Earnings to Tuition Ratio: 5.0

The median earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the average annual cost of attendance that financial aid recipients incurred.  TUN found an average of 3.0 based on data of 3,337 schools.

Monthly Liquidity Ratio: 23.0

The median monthly gross earnings 10 years after start of attending school divided by the median monthly debt payment that borrowers who graduated experience with a 10-year repayment schedule. TUN found an average of 19.3 based on data of 3,210 schools.