Estimated Costs for Mental Health Counseling

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Costs breakdown

Tuition and fees
Item In-state Out-of-state
Tuition $16,080 $32,340
Student service fees $3,268 $3,268
Estimated totals $19,348 $35,608
Other program costs and expenses
Item Cost
Internship fee $115
COMP exam $75
Taskstream subscription $99
NCE/NCMHCE exam (optional expense) $275
Estimated totals $564
Estimated program totals
Item In-state Out-of-state
Tuition and fees $19,348 $35,608
Other program costs and expenses $564 $564
Estimated totals $19,912 $36,172

Actual costs may vary

The figures provided are estimates for planning purposes only and are subject to change. These estimates do not represent your final cost at Missouri State; actual expenses vary by student, based on credit hours, academic program, lifestyle and other factors.

For official tuition rates, per credit hour costs or fee explanations, please refer to the detailed tuition and fees.