Tuition & Fees

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Invaluable, yet affordable.

As a private college, Morningside is able to offer far more in scholarships and grants than a public college or university.

Below is an outline of Morningside College’s undergraduate residential costs. Costs are for full-time, on-campus undergraduate students for the 2020-2021 academic year. 

Costs

Tuition (12-18 Credits)* $32,460
Fees (Student Government, Health Services, Technology) $1,510
Room (Standard with A/C) $5,450
Meal Plan $4,660
Subtotal $44,080
Minus Average Package Range $10,000-$35,965
Total Investment $8,115-$34,080

*Tuition rates vary for students taking credits above or below the 12-18 credit range. Additional fees may apply.
*Department of Defense flat rate tuition calculation equates to $32,460 x 4 years to complete program = $129,840 divided by 124 credit hours to complete the Undergraduate Program = $1,047.07 per hour.

Below is an outline of Morningside College’s part-time undergraduate costs. Costs are for part-time undergraduate students for the 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 academic years.

Costs

Tuition (1-8 credit hours) 2019-20: $570 2020-21: $590
Tuition (9-11 credit hours) 2019-20: $970 2020-21: $1,010
Tuition (Summer credit hours) 2019-20: $360 2020-21: $380
Tuition (Audit credit hours) 2019-20: $160 2020-21: $170
Tuition (Senior Citizens 60+ credit hours) 2019-20: $80 2020-21: $80
Tuition (Senior Citizens 60+ ½ Regular Rate) 2019-20: TBA 2020-21: TBA

Paying for Your Morningside Experience

100% of full-time undergraduate Morningside students receive some form of financial aid to pay for your Morningside education. We help make college more affordable by offering Morningside scholarships and grants, but there are also federal and state sources of funding you should know about.

Morningside Scholarships Applying for Federal Aid

Payment Plans

We offer two monthly payment plans to help you pay your balances in the way that's right for you. For each method, you can make your monthly payments via ACH direct debit (annual $50 setup fee) or check (annual $90 setup fee). Call the business office at 712-274-5117 to make arrangements.

  • 8-Month Plan: pay your account balance monthly from September 15 through April 15
  • 10-Month Plan: pay your account balance monthly from July 15 through April 15