Master of Science inNursing

MSN Family Nurse Practitioner Tuition

The PLU MSN is comparable in cost to other regional as well as online programs. We are often less expensive than competing private universities. At PLU our goal is to create a partnership that is financially feasible for you to pursue your studies. Financial assistance from PLU, federal and state financial aid programs, outside scholarship resources, payment options and careful planning help make PLU affordable.

2014 Tuition and Fees:

Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner
46 semester units (minimum credits for MSN FNP)
$45,875

Additional costs may include:

Pre-Requisite Coursework: Variable
GRE Exam (see GRE website): $160
Required textbooks (estimate): $500-1000 per year
Graduation fee: $100.00
Laboratory fees (estimate): $700 per year
Background check fee: $15
Health requirement clearance: $40 initial, $10 for annual updates
Health insurance: Variable
Professional liability insurance (estimate): $20
Living/travel expenses: Variable

Click here to see a semester by semester breakdown of tuition costs:  MSN Tuition

Scholarships and Financial Aid


Many financial aid options are open to nurses seeking graduate education. Click here to see the Scholarship and Financial Aid page.