Estimated Costs

Estimated costs of BSN-Completion program

Effective Summer 2015

The following prices are estimates only and are subject to change.

Fees BSN-C OR BSN-C Scholars

Tuition and Fees CostsCost
Application Fee $50
MSU Online Course Tuition $285/credit hour ($285 X 37 credit hours) $10,545
Nursing Course Fees (NUR 342, 442, 482) $300
Estimated Cost of Books ($350 per X 4 semesters) $1400
Total costs of tuition and fees: $12,295
Estimated Cost of Uniforms  
Community Uniform (per set) $50
Name Badge (each) $8.50
Total estimated costs per uniform: $58.50
Estimated Cost of Personal Equipment  
Stethoscope and Penlight $75-$125
Total estimated costs of personal equipment: $75-$125
Miscellaneous Costs  
Department of Health and Senior Services Background Screening $12
Background Check (cost depends on requirements) $38.50
Drug Screen Test $24
PPD/TB Test: required annually ($25 for students) $50
AHA BLS CPR: must be current throughout program $120
Professional Liability Insurance (around $100 per year) $200
Personal Health Insurance - Missouri State students’ group insurance $1,342 annually (or carrier of choice - cost varies) $2684
Student Tracking Software (Typhon) $50
Transportation to Clinical Sites (2 semesters)
We are a community-based nursing program and travel is required.
Nursing Pin (optional) $25
Total estimated miscellaneous costs: $4403.50
Total estimated costs: $16,832-$16,882

*Fees, supplies, and uniform costs are subject to change and are non-refundable.

Refunds are according to the University Refund Policies