School Overview

The following table shows the basic characteristic of Missouri State University-West Plains and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
Contact Information
Address128 Garfield Avenue, West Plains, MO 65775-2715
Admission Information
Net Price
School Category
School TypePublic, 2-4 years
Carnegie CategoryAssociate's - Public Rural-serving Medium
Highest Degree OfferedAssociate's degree

Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics

Missouri State University-West Plains has an open admission policy (any students can attend with high school diploma or a certificate of attendance or General Educational Development (GED) certificate). Contact the school to get more information. The application fees are -$1 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Graduate Application Fees-$1

Tuition & Fees

Missouri State University-West Plains's 2023 tuition & fees is $4,950 for Missouri residents and $9,180 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 3.38% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($8,880).
Missouri ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$4,950$9,180
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 1,960 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 590 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students1,960
Undergraduate Students1,960
Online Enrollment590

Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services

Missouri State University-West Plains offers 40 programs (all undergraduate). 23 out of the 40 programs are offerd via distace learning (online programs).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by Missouri State University-West Plains
Offered DegreesOn-Campus ServicesLearning opportunities
Number of programs40 Programs
Number of online programs23 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsCertificates of at least 12 weeks but less than 1 year
1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students
Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification