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RN to BSN Program

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Program Expenses

Costs that should be anticipated in the nursing program are listed below.  Costs are subject to change.

JUNIOR YEAR: (Estimated: $2,000 for the year - could be more or less)

  • Program fees (2015-16: $550/semester)
  • Colored scrubs (ordered through nursing program) ($25/set)
  • Lab coat ($30)
  • Stethoscope ($23-$232)
  • Pen light ($2-$4)
  • Watch with second hand (varies)
  • Shoes for clinical – refer to dress code (varies)
  • ID badge holders ($4.50)
  • Bandage scissors ($3-$8)
  • Books (varies $500-$700/semester)
  • ASNO membership dues (optional but recommended) ($20)
  • Alcohol/Drug Screen (approx. $60)
  • Other clinical agency/site requirements (varies)

SENIOR YEAR: (Estimated Minimum: $1,400)

  • Program fees (2015-16: $550/semester)
  • Graduation Fee. This fee includes rental of hood, cap and gown at approximately $100. This fee is due with final semester bill.
  • Class Ring. Class rings are available for purchase during the spring semester of the senior year. Purchase from university bookstore ($50+)
  • Nursing Composite Photograph. All students are requested to have a photographic sitting for a composite. You may purchase pictures for personal use. A sitting fee of approximately $35 will be required.
  • State Board Application and National Council Licensure Examination. Licensure fee (varies by state), submitted with the licensure application. A test service fee of $200 is submitted with the NCLEX application and fee.
  • Final transcript fee of $8.00 and form to accompany the state board licensure examination application