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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 2017-2018 

 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 $ 5,400 $ 5,400 $ 5,400 $ 5,400 $ 5,400
     Fees $ 1,410 $ 1,410 $ 1,410 $ 1,410 $ 1,410
     Books $ 1,100 $ 1,100 $ 1,100 $ 1,100 $ 1,100
Total Direct Costs $ 7,910 $ 7,910 $ 7,910 $ 7,910 $ 7,910
           
Indirect Educational Costs
     Room $ 2,440 $ 3,500 $ 1,586    
     Board $ 3,904 $ 3,904 $ 2,538 $ 3,904 $ 2,538
     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
$ 9,844 $10,904 $ 6,420 $ 7,404 $ 4,834
           
Total Educational Costs
$17,754 $18,814 $14,330 $15,314 $12,744

(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 $ 3,570 $ 3,570
    Fees $    704 $    704
    Books $    550 $    550
Total Direct Costs $ 4,824 $ 4,824
    Room $ 2,440 $ 3,500
    Board $ 3,904 $ 3,904
    Loan Fees $    114 $    114
    Transportation $ 1,182 $ 1,182
    Misc $ 2,256 $ 2,256
Total Indirect Costs $ 9,896 $10,956
Total Educational Costs $14,720 $15,780

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)