Costs to attend the University of Missouri may be found on the Cashier’s website:

Scholarship and Financial Aid Information


Refunds are handled through the Office of Cashiers and may be accessed through the University of Missouri home page at the following URLs:

Estimated Additional Costs

In addition to the University tuition and fees, room and board, and personal expenses, program students will have additional costs associated with the program, clinical affiliations and being a professional. Costs are subject to change. Students should budget for at least the following ancillary costs:

  • Transportation to clinical sites in and around Columbia
  • Estimated costs associated with background checks: Missouri Dept. of Health and Senior Services $12, nationwide background check $28.95/year
  • Costs associated with drug testing (Panel 14 Drug Screen) $42.50/year
  • Immunizations: MU students must comply with the mandatory MU immunization policy (
  • Procedures and services not provided by the Student Health Fee.(
  • E*Value clinical management system $179/year (during clinical phase)
  • As a student you are not covered by Workman’s Compensation; therefore, all students are urged to have some type of medical hospitalization insurance.
  • Scrubs (black) approximately $95-120 for 3 sets
  • Work shoes $70-100
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers training: $60 (2 year certification)
  • Pharmacy Technician Test Kits $65
  • Pharmacy Technician Application $78.05 + annual renewal fee
  • Dosimeter charges
  • Registry exam(s)
  • Books
  • Board exams
  • PPE