Tuition and Required Fees (T&RF)

Tuition and required fees are charged on a per credit hour basis at the prevailing rates as determined by the Institutions of Higher Learning, the governing board of the University. These rates are applicable at the time of publication and are subject to change without notice.



Tuition & Required Fees Relative to Student Activities

All students, by payment of Tuition & Required Fees, are eligible for use of facilites, participation in intramural sports, admission to intercollegiate athletic events, student health services and other misc. activities. These fees are applicable regardless of the method of course instruction (i.e., traditional, online, distance, etc.).

Course Participation Fees

Fees in addition to Tuition & Requied Fees are associated with some courses which require the use of special equipment, facilities or materials. These fees, which vary by course, will be charged as part of registration.

Schedule Change Fees

Please see http://www.registrar.msstate.edu/Calendars/academiccal.html and access info by the applicable term.



RESIDENT STUDENTS
Part-time enrollment:
1-11 hours
Summer Semester 2015¹ Fall Semester 2015 Spring Semester 2016
Tuition & Required Fees(Per Credit Hour) $293.50 $308.00 $308.00
Capital Improvement Fee(Per Credit Hour) $4.17 $4.17 $4.17
Student Activities Fee(Per Credit Hour) $0.00 $0.42 $0.42
TOTAL - Part-time, Undergrad, Resident Student, Tuition & Fees(Per Credit Hour) $297.67 $312.59 $312.59
       
Full-time enrollment:
12 or more hours
Tuition & Required Fees(Per Term) N/A $3,696.00 $3,696.00
Capital Improvement Fee(Per Term) N/A $50.00 $50.00
Student Activities Fee(Per Term) N/A $5.00 $5.00
TOTAL - Full-time, Undergrad, Resident Student, Tuition & Fees(Per Term) N/A $3,751.00 $3,751.00



NON-RESIDENT STUDENTS²
Part-time enrollment:
1-11 hours
Summer Semester 2015¹ Fall Semester 2015 Spring Semester 2016
Tuition & Required Fees(Per Credit Hour) $293.50 $308.00 $308.00
Non-Resident Fee(Per Credit Hour) $472.50 $526.75 $526.75
Capital Improvement Fee(Per Credit Hour) $4.17 $4.17 $4.17
Student Activities Fee(Per Credit Hour) $0.00 $0.42 $0.42
TOTAL - Part-time, Undergrad, Non-Resident Student, Tuition & Fees(Per Credit Hour) $770.17 $839.34 $839.34
       
Full-time enrollment:
12 or more hours
Tuition & Required Fees(Per Term) N/A $3,696.00 $3,696.00
Non-Resident Fee(Per Term) N/A $6,320.00 $6,320.00
Capital Improvement Fee(Per Term) N/A $50.00 $50.00
Student Activities Fee(Per Term) N/A $5.00 $5.00
TOTAL - Full-time, Undergrad, Non-Resident Student, Tuition & Fees(Per Term) N/A $10,071.00 $10,071.00
  • Part-time students registered for 1 to 11 undergraduate hours will be charged at the per-credit-hour rate.
  • A student will be considered full-time for Tuition & Required Fees purposes when registered for 12 or more undergraduate hours and will be charged at the maximum per-term-rate (applicable to fall and spring only)
  • The same Tuition & Required Fees rates apply to those courses that are taken as an audit.

¹Per-credit-hour rate is strictly applied to enrollment in all parts of term for summer term enrollment (no maximum applied)

²Those students that reside outside the State of Mississippi (non-resident) are charged both Tuition & Required Fees and a Non-Resident Fee each semester of enrollment.



RESIDENT STUDENTS
Part-time enrollment:
1-8 hours
Summer Semester 2015¹ Fall Semester 2015 Spring Semester 2016
Tuition & Required Fees(Per Credit Hour) $391.50 $410.75 $410.75
Capital Improvement Fee(Per Credit Hour) $5.56 $5.56 $5.56
Student Activities Fee(Per Credit Hour) $0.00 $0.56 $0.56
TOTAL - Part-time, Graduate, Resident Student, Tuition & Fees(Per Credit Hour) $397.06 $416.87 $416.87
       
Full-time enrollment:
9 or more hours
Tuition & Required Fees(Per Term) N/A $3,696.00 $3,696.00
Capital Improvement Fee(Per Term) N/A $50.00 $50.00
Student Activities Fee(Per Term) N/A $5.00 $5.00
TOTAL - Full-time, Graduate, Resident Student, Tuition & Fees(Per Term) N/A $3,751.00 $3,751.00



NON-RESIDENT STUDENTS²
Part-time enrollment:
1-8 hours
Summer Semester 2015¹ Fall Semester 2015 Spring Semester 2016
Tuition & Required Fees(Per Credit Hour) $391.50 $410.75 $410.75
Non-Resident Fee(Per Credit Hour) $630.00 $702.25 $702.25
Capital Improvement Fee(Per Credit Hour) $5.56 $5.56 $5.56
Student Activities Fee(Per Credit Hour) $0.00 $0.56 $0.56
TOTAL - Part-time, Graduate, Non-Resident Student, Tuition & Fees(Per Credit Hour) $1,027.06 $1,119.12 $1,119.12
       
Full-time enrollment:
9 or more hours
Tuition & Required Fees(Per Term) N/A $3,696.00 $3,696.00
Non-Resident Fee(Per Term) N/A $6,320.00 $6,320.00
Capital Improvement Fee(Per Term) N/A $50.00 $50.00
Student Activities Fee(Per Term) N/A $5.00 $5.00
TOTAL - Full-time, Graduate, Non-Resident Student, Tuition & Fees(Per Term) N/A $10,071.00 $10,071.00
  • Part-time students registered for 1 to 8 graduate hours will be assessed/charged at the per-credit-hour rate.
  • A student will be considered full-time for Tuition & Required Fees purposes when registered for 9 or more graduate hours and will be charged at the maximum per-term-rate (applicable to fall and spring only)
  • The same Tuition & Required Fees rates apply to those courses that are taken as an audit.

¹Per-credit-hour rate is strictly applied to enrollment in all parts of term for summer term enrollment (no maximum applied)

²Those students that reside outside the State of Mississippi (non-resident) are charged both Tuition & Required Fees and a Non-Resident Fee each semester of enrollment.


Distance Education Tuition rates and course fees for the Summer and Fall 2015 and Spring 2016 terms are presently under construction. We appreciate your patience as we work to insure that our Distance Education customers receive the most current and accurate information possible. The information updates should be accessible in the near future and we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


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