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Cost of Attendance

The Cost of Attendance (COA) is the estimated amount students can expect to pay for the academic year.  The COA includes the direct costs to the institution (tuition, fees, room and board, and books) while the indirect costs include transportation and other miscellaneous expenses.  Indirect costs will vary among students.

Cost of Attendance 2016-2017  

 Students Living
On Campus
Students Living
Off Campus
Students Living With ParentStudents Living on Military HousingStudents Living With Parent on Military Housing
Direct Educational Costs
     Tuition $ 5,192 $ 5,192 $ 5,192 $ 5,192 $ 5,192
     Fees $ 1,376 $ 1,376 $ 1,376 $ 1,376 $ 1,376
     Books $ 1,100 $ 1,100 $ 1,100 $ 1,100 $ 1,100
Total Direct Costs $ 7,668 $ 7,668 $ 7,668 $ 7,668 $ 7,668
           
Indirect Educational Costs
     Room $ 2,400 $ 4,500 $ 1,560    
     Board $ 3,764 $ 3,764 $ 2,446 $ 3,764 $ 2,446
     Loan Fees $     62 $     62 $     62 $     62 $     62
     Transportation $ 1,182 $ 1,182 $ 1,182 $ 1,182 $ 1,182
     Misc $ 2,256 $ 2,256 $ 1,052 $ 2,256 $ 1,052
Total Indirect Costs
$ 9,664 $11,764 $ 6,302 $ 7,264 $ 4,742
           
Total Educational Costs
$17,332 $19,432 $13,970 $14,932 $12,410

(Students admitted to Nursing add $600 annual program fee for full time)

 Resident Living
On Campus
Resident Living
Off Campus
Graduate (based on six credits per semester)
    Tuition $ 3,432 $ 3,432
    Fees $    688 $    688
    Books $    550 $    550
Total Direct Costs $ 4,670 $ 4,670
    Room $ 2,400 $ 4,500
    Board $ 3,764 $ 3,764
    Loan Fees $    114 $    114
    Transportation $ 1,182 $ 1,182
    Misc $ 2,256 $ 2,256
Total Indirect Costs $ 9,716 $11,816
Total Educational Costs $14,386 $16,486

Cost of Education
Current per credit tuition and fees and room and board rates can be found at the
Business Office site:  www.minotstateu.edu/busoffic/student_info.html
Residence Hall site: www.minotstateu.edu/life/residence-halls/index.shtml

Net Price Calculator  (Freshmen Undergraduates)