CHART: National Tuition Average Increases– How does MU measure up?

October 7, 2011 | 5:43 p.m. CDT
The U.S. Department of Education released in September the cost of higher education in America. From the 2001-02 to the 2010-11 school year, the average national tuition increased overall by 47.3 percent for in-state students and 34.5 percent for out-of-state students. MU’s tuition increased by 73.9 percent for in-state students and out-of-state tuition increased by 53.9 percent in that same time period.