Program Cost

Tuition is based on a cohort model. Students must complete the program with their cohort to remain eligible for cohort pricing.  Select your program below to see the details.

Total program cost: The 2021-2023, 27-month, Entry-Level Master of Science in Nursing program is 87 credit hours from summer 2021 to summer 2023, with a total program cost of $76,942.

Cost per semester credit hour:
Pre-licensure portion: $775 per credit hour (56 credits)
MSN portion : $1,082 per credit hour (31 credits)

Nursing program fee: $6,831(subject to change)

Additional fees may include: 
Additional fees include: technology fee ($250/year), wellness fee ($100/year), a one-time matriculation fee ($200), books and materials for coursework.

Students who select to add a Clinical Nurse Leader concentration need to take additional 6 credits with a tuition increase of $6,492.

Prospective students should be aware that adding additional credit hours by adding a track outside the C&O Generalist area will result in an increase in total tuition and program costs.

ELMSN 2021 Tuition Cost Sheet in PDF Format

Cost breakdown by term

Summer 2021 16 credits ($775/credit) Tuition: $12,400.
NURS 220 Nursing Competencies 4 credits
NURS 260 Professional Foundations 4 credits
NURS 270 Health Assessment and Promotion 4 credits
NURS 280 Human Pathological Processes 4 credits

Fall 2021 16 credits ($775/credit) Tuition: $12,400.
NURS 320 Nursing Competencies II 2 credits
NURS 330 Pharmacology & Therapeutic Modalities 4 credits
NURS 340 Situations with Individuals: Adult Health I 4 credits
NURS 350 Situations with Individuals: Mental Health 4 credits
NURS 375 Nursing Research 2 credits

January Term 2022 4 credits ($775/credit) Tuition: $3,100.
NURS 380 Situations with Families: Childrearing 4 credits

Spring 2022 14 credits ($775/credit) Tuition: $10,850.
NURS 370 Situations with Families: Childbearing 4 credits
NURS 430 Situations with Communities 5 credits
NURS 440 Situations with Individuals: Adult Health II 4 credits
NURS 441 Situations Seminar 1 credit

Summer 2022 6 credits ($775/credit) Tuition: $4,650.
NURS 499 Capstone: Nursing Synthesis 6 credits

Fall 2022 11 credits ($1,082/credit) Tuition: $11,902
NURS 523 Role of Adv Practice Nurse 3 credits
NURS 525 Theoretical Foundations 3 credits
NURS 544 Advanced Nursing Management of Illness and Disease (4)
NURS 534 Informatics & Nursing Healthcare 2 credits

January Term 2023 3 credits ($1,082/credit) Tuition: $3,246
NURS 541 Advanced Health Assessment & Health Promotion 3 credits

Spring 2023 9 credits ($1,082/credit) Tuition: $12,984
NURS 527 Evaluations and Outcomes Research (3)
NURS 526 Leadership and Management (3)
NURS 531 Clinical Outcomes Management I (3)
NURS 542 Advanced Pathophysiology & Pharmacology for Nursing
Practice (3)

Summer 2023 5 credits ($1,082/credit) Tuition: $5,410
NURS 530 Resource Management 3 credits
NURS 596 Scholarly Inquiry 2 credits
Optional *
-NURS 532 Clinical Outcomes Management 2 (6 credits) (required for CNL) $6,492

*Future optional concentration(s) may be offered, which could extend the course of study and program cost.

The 2021-2022, 15-month,  Master of Science in Nursing program is 33 continuous semester hours from summer 2021 to summer 2022, with a total tuition cost of $35,706 at $1,082 per credit hour.

Tuition is based on a cohort model. Students must complete the program with their cohort to remain eligible for cohort pricing.

Total Tuition Cost: $35,706
Nursing program fee: $3,795 (Subject to change)

Additional fees may include: Technology fee ($250/year), wellness fee ($100/year), a one-time matriculation fee ($200), books and materials for coursework.

Prospective students should be aware that adding additional credit hours by adding a track outside the C&O Generalist area will result in an increase in total tuition and program costs.

BSN to MSN 2021 Tuition Cost Sheet in PDF Format

Cost breakdown by term

Summer 2021 3 credits – Tuition: $3,246
NURS 580 Advanced Pathophysiology 3 credits

Fall 2021 9 credits – Tuition: $9,738
NURS 523 Role of Adv Practice Nurse 3 credits
NURS 525 Theoretical Foundations 3 credits
NURS 526 Nursing Leadership & Management 3 credits

January Term 2022 4 credits ($1,050/credit) Tuition: $4,328
NURS 524 Advanced Health Promotion 2 credits
NURS 528 Illness/Disease Management 2 credits

Spring 2022 9 credits – Tuition: $9,738
NURS 527 Evaluation & Outcomes Research 3 credits
NURS 530 Resource Management 3 credits
NURS 531 COM Practicum I 3 credits

Summer 2022 8 credits – Tuition: $8,656
NURS 532 COM Practicum II 6 credits
NURS 596 Scholarly Inquiry 2 credits