Graduate CollegeFuture Students

Certificate Program Costs and Potential Outcomes

Tuition and fees

The cost of tuition and fees is based on the number of credit hours, the student's residence classification for fee purposes (i.e., MO resident or non-resident), course level, course delivery method, when and where courses are taken, and other variables. Costs can be determined from the detailed cost and fee information available at www.missouristate.edu/costs (see the "Detailed costs and fees" link).

Program Specific Information

Program NameTotal Required Credit HoursBooks, Supplies, and Other Costs*Typical Time to CompletionStandard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code and Title
Autism Spectrum Disorders 18 Variable One Year 25-2041.00 Special Education Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School
25-2042.00 Special Education Teachers, Middle School
25-2043.00 Special Education Teachers, Secondary School
25-3099.00 Teachers and Instructors, All Other
Conflict and Dispute Resolution 16 Variable One Year See program website
Defense and Strategic Studies 9 Variable One Year 55-1019.00 Military Officer Special and Tactical Operations Leaders/Managers, All Other
Dietetics Internship 18 Variable One Year 29-1031.00 Dietitians and Nutritionists
29.2051.00 Dietetic Technicians
Educational Technology Specialist 15 Variable One Year 25-9011.00 Audio-Visual Collections Specialists
25-9031.00 Instructional Coordinators
25-9031.01 Instructional Designers and Technologists
25-1072.00 Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
29-1111.00 Registered Nurses
29-1111.01 Acute Care Nurses
29-1111.02 Advanced Practice Psychiatric Nurses
29-1111.03 Critical Care Nurses
29-1199.03 Nurse Practitioners
Family Nurse Practitioner 37 Variable Two Years 11-9111.01 Clinical Nurse Specialists
Forensic Accounting 12 Variable One Year 13-2011.00 Accountants and Auditors
13-2011.01 Accountants
13.2011.02 Auditors
13-2061.00 Financial Examiners
25-1111.00 Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary
33-3021.00 Detectives and Criminal Investigators
33-3021.01 Police Detectives
33-3021.02 Police Identification and Records Officers
33-3021.03 Criminal Investigators and Special Agents
33-3021.05 Immigration and Customs Inspectors
33.3021.06 Intelligence Analysts
33-9021.00 Private Detectives and Investigators
Forensic Child Psychology 12 Variable One Year 11-9199.00 Managers, All Other
19-3039.00 Psychologists, All Other
Geospatial Information Sciences 12 Variable One Year 11-9192.00 Natural Sciences Managers
11-9121.01 Clinical Research Coordinators
11-9121.02 Water Resource Specialists
19-2042.00 Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers
25-1051.00 Atmospheric, Earth, Marine, and Space Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary
History for Teachers 15 Variable One Year 25-2031.00 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education
Homeland Security and Defense 12 Variable One Year 11-9199.00 Managers, All Other
13-1061.00 Emergency Management Specialists
33-1012.00 First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives
Nurse Educator, Post-Masters 12 Variable One Year 25-1072.00 Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
Orientation and Mobility       25-2041.00 Special Education Teachers, Preschool, Kindergarten, and Elementary School
25-2042.00 Special Education Teachers, Middle School
25-2043.00 Special Education Teachers, Secondary School
25-3099.00 Teachers and Instructors, All Other
Ozarks Studies 15 Variable One Year 25-1062.00 Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers, Postsecondary
Project Management 12 Variable One Year 11-3051.00 Industrial Production Managers
11-3051.01 Quality Control Systems Managers
11-3051.02 Geothermal Production Managers
11-3051.03 Biofuels Production Managers
11-3051.04 Biomass Production Managers
11-3051.05 Methane/Landfill Gas Collection System Operators
11-3051.06 Hydroelectric Production Managers
11-9041.00 Engineering Managers
11-9041.01 Biofuels/Biodiesel Technology and Product Development Managers
17-3026.00 Industrial Engineering Technicians
Public Management 18 Variable One Year 11-1011.00 Chief Executives
11-1011.03 Chief Sustainability Officers
11-1021.00 General and Operations Managers
11-1031.00 Legislators
11-3071.00 Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers
11-3071.01 Transportation Managers
11-3071.02 Storage and Distribution Managers
11-9131.00 Postmasters and Mail Superintendents
11-9151.00 Social and Community Service Managers
11-9199.00 Managers, All Other
Religious Studies for the Professions 12 Variable One Year 25-1126.00 Philosophy and Religion Teachers, Postsecondary
Screenwriting for Television and Film 12 Variable One Year 25-1122.00 Communications Teachers, Postsecondary
27-2012.00 Producers and Directors
27-2012.01 Producers
27-2012.02 Directors- Stage, Motion Pictures, Television, and Radio
27-2012.03 Program Directors
27-2012.04 Talent Directors
27-2012.05 Technical Directors/Managers
27-3011.00 Radio and Television Announcers
27-3021.00 Broadcast News Analysts
27-4032.00 Film and Video Editors
Sports Management 18 Variable One Year 25-1193.00 Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers, Postsecondary
27-2022.00 Coaches and Scouts
39-9031.00 Fitness Trainers and Aerobics Instructors
Tax Accounting 12 Variable One Year 13-2011.00 Accountants and Auditors
13-2011.01 Accountants
13-2011.02 Auditors
13-2031.00 Budget Analysts
13-2041.00 Credit Analysts
13-2061.00 Financial Examiners
13-2081.00 Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents
25-1011.00 Business Teachers, Postsecondary
Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages 15 Variable One Year 25-2012.00 Kindergarten Teachers, Except Special Education
25-2021.00 Elementary School Teachers, Except Special Education
25-2022.00 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education
25-2031.00 Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Vocational Education
25-3011.00 Adult Literacy, Remedial Education, and GED Teachers and Instructors