Prepare for a career in health care

Stacy Brummer

Bachelor of Health Science '15 | Vacaville, CA

United States Air Force veteran Stacy Brummer wanted to do more than clinical lab work. While stationed in Vacaville, California. she turned to Mizzou's online Health Science program for the flexibility and convenience it offered to military students.

Christine Anderson

Bachelor of Health Science '14 | Fall City, WA

Washington state resident Christine Anderson earned her health science bachelor's online through Mizzou. She enjoyed the flexibility and diversity of the program that allowed her to continue working while exploring options in various health care fields, without impeding her roles as wife and mother.

Arleta Brehm

Bachelor of Health Science '14 | Camp Lejeune, NC

Arleta Brehm sought an online health science degree program that could keep up with her active duty military family wherever they moved. At Mizzou, she not only found the educational experience she always wanted but also a connection to the MU campus, despite completing her undergraduate studies from North Carolina.

Tuition and financial aid

Typical transfer student
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A bachelor’s degree requires 120 credit hours, but the typical transfer student admitted to this program needs only 64 credit hours to complete this bachelor’s degree. Your hours and costs will differ, depending on your transfer hours, course choices at Mizzou and your academic progress.

These estimated program costs are for illustrative purposes only and are based on academic year 2021 information. They include:

  • Missouri resident undergraduate tuition of $306.00 per credit hour, plus
  • Information technology fee of $14.35 per credit hour, plus
  • School of Health Professions course fee of $104.40 per credit hour for core course requirements, plus
  • College of Arts and Science course fee of $44.30 per credit hour for additional courses.

These estimates do not include a nonresident fee of $85.30 per credit hour (if applicable), your application fee, textbooks or course materials. Additional fees may apply. Course fees vary from department to department. Your actual program costs will vary from these estimated totals.

See more about tuition and fees.

Financial aid

Degree-seeking students may receive several types of financial aid, including loans, grants and scholarships.

3 out of 4 MU undergraduate students receive some form of financial aid. Financial aid is contingent upon eligibility.

Average financial aid package*

* In the 2015 academic year, 27,812 undergraduate students were enrolled at MU; 21,618 (78 percent) of them received a combined total of $326,950,315 in need-based and non-need-based financial aid.

The Student Financial Aid Office can provide further information and assist you with federal aid and upcoming scholarship deadlines.

10% tuition reduction

Mizzou Online Community College Award for Missouri residents who are graduates of Missouri's public, regionally accredited community colleges. See if you are eligible.

Mizzou Online Military Tuition Award for veterans, active duty service members, Reservists, National Guardsmen, and military spouses or dependents. See if you are eligible

This program is administered by the MU Department of Health Sciences.

The University reserves the right to increase or decrease the fees charged for attendance and other services at the University when the Board of Curators considers it in the best interest of the University to do so. Any increase in fees must be approved by the Board of Curators not less than thirty (30) days prior to the beginning of the academic term (semester, etc.) to which these fees will be applied. Any change in fees will be effective irrespective of whether fees have or have not been paid by or on behalf of a student prior to the effective date of the modification. For more information on tuition and fees, visit the Office of Cashiers.