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A degree with Pathways is a degree from UMSL. Here’s why that unique combination is such a powerful one:


UMSL ranked fifth among ‘50 Best Colleges for Adult Education’

Real Affordability
At just $335.50 per credit hour, UMSL offers one of the most cost-effective tuition rates in the entire St. Louis metropolitan area, the state, and indeed, the country. We don’t have to use fancy language or formulas to convince you that our rate is reasonable. It really is.

A Reputation that Matters
UMSL is a thriving academic community of students, teachers, researchers and other professionals who are endlessly passionate about education and continuously engaged in the growth and betterment of the St. Louis region as a whole. From our distinguished and caring faculty, to our innovative and prosperous alumni, we’re deservedly well-known for our quality, contributions, and value.

Resources That Make a Difference
At UMSL, we truly believe that that no one learns alone. That’s why we work hard to promote an environment of inclusivity and a culture of support. From our Math and Writing Labs, to Career Services, to our Center for Student Success and more, there are endless resources available for our students. Whether you’re an online student, or someone who comes to campus to attend classes face-to-face, you’ll make the connections you need to bolster your success.

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