Program Cost

Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate

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

Total Program Cost: The 2021-2023, 28-month Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate is 40 continuous semester hours from spring of 2021 to spring of 2023, with a total tuition cost of $45,920 or $1,148 per semester hour.

Cost per semester credit hour: $1,148
Total Tuition: $45,920
Nursing Program Fee: $1,320 (Subject to change)

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

Downloadable PDF of Cost Sheet 2021-2023

Cost breakdown by term

Spring 2021 6 credits – Tuition $6,888
NURS 730 Advanced Pathophysiology (3)
NURS 731 Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics (3)

Summer 2021 6 credits – Tuition $6,888
NURS 732 Advanced Physical Assessment (4)
NURS 733 Advanced Health Promotion (2)

Fall 2021 8 credits – Tuition $9,184
NURS 770 Primary Care Procedures and Diagnostics (3)
NURS 772 Family Nurse Practitioner I: Diagnosis and Management of Common Episodic and /or Stable Chronic Illness (5) (120 clinical hours)

Spring 2022 5 credits – Tuition $5,740
NURS 773 FNP II: Diagnosis and Management of Acute and Complex Health Problems (5) (120 clinical hours)

Summer 2022 4 credits – Tuition $4,592
NURS 774 Women and Children in Primary Care (4) (120 clinical hours)

Fall 2022 7 credits – Tuition $8,036
NURS 775 FNP 3: Diagnosis and Management of Chronic and Complex Health Problems (5) (120 clinical hours)
NURS 771 Psych for Primary Care (2)

Spring 2023 4 credits – Tuition $4,592
NURS 776 FNP 4: Diagnosis and Management of Complex Comorbid Patients (4) (120 clinical hours)

*Applicants who are already nationally certified nurse practitioners may have Advanced Pathophysiology, Advanced Pharmacology and Advanced Health Assessment waived.

You may request for a gap analysis to determine what previous coursework meets the program competencies required for the DNP degree.