Estimated Costs

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With a graduate certificate from Missouri State, you can grow your career opportunities and earning potential.




Out-of-state students may qualify for reduced tuition through the Midwest Student Exchange Program or MOGO Scholarship.

Cost breakdown

Tuition and fees
Item In-state Out-of-state
Estimated totals $7,662 $12,974
Tuition $5,994 $11,306
Student service fees $1,128 $1,128
MCHHS enrollment fee ($30 per credit hour) $540 $540
Other program costs and expenses
Item Cost
Estimated totals $778
Background check and drug test $155
Liability insurance $45
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Membership $58
Typhon student tracking system $120
Books and other supplies $200
Professional meetings and conferences $200
Estimated program totals
Item In-state Out-of-state
Estimated totals $8,440 $13,752
Tuition and fees $7,662 $12,974
Other program costs and expenses $778 $778

Actual costs may vary

The figures provided are estimates for planning purposes only and are subject to change. These estimates do not represent your final cost at Missouri State; actual expenses vary by student, based on credit hours, academic program, lifestyle and other factors.

For official tuition rates, per credit hour costs or fee explanations, please refer to the detailed tuition and fees.