Bring your clinical leadership to the classroom

Katie Murray, DO

Master of Science in Academic Medicine `18

Katie Murray balances her clinical practice with mentoring residents. Along with fine-tuning her mentoring skills, the online academic medicine program at the University of Missouri enhanced her writing capabilities. The program's course work helped Katie produce a successful grant that she is now using to improve the lives of her patients.

Alisa Hayes, MD

Master of Science in Academic Medicine `18

Alisa Hayes wanted to expand the research component of her work as a doctor in the emergency department. Since emergency medicine is a younger specialty, she needed a degree that would give her the tools and support to be successful. The University of Missouri School of Medicine's academic medicine program introduced her to mentors and peers that will help take her research to a new level.

Tuition and financial aid

Online graduate students pay in-state tuition regardless of residency.

credit hours
tuition + fees per credit hour
estimated program cost

This estimate is for illustrative purposes only and is based on academic year 2021 information. It includes:

  • Standard graduate tuition of $394.90 per credit hour, plus
  • Information technology fee of $14.35 per credit hour.

This estimate does not include 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

Graduate students may receive several types of financial aid, including loans.

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

Average financial aid package*

* In the 2015 academic year, 9,153 graduate students were enrolled at MU; 6,938 (75.8 percent) of them received a combined total of $140,889,924 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.

Mizzou Online Military Tuition Award

Are you a veteran, active duty service member, Reservist, National Guardsman, or a military spouse or dependent and want to study online?

See if you’re eligible for the Mizzou Online Military Tuition Award.

This program is administered by the Department of Family and Community Medicine.

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.