In addition to the cost of tuition there are several program costs that are associated with the DNAP program. Students are eligible for financial aid through the University. Mercy Springfield also offers students in the DNAP program tuition assistance that can be forgiven upon job placement at a Mercy facility, or repayment post graduation. Other scholarships are available through AANA and MSU graduate college. Tuition is subject to change according to University policy.
|Academic Hours (119 hours and program fees after Fall 2017)||$68,500|
|Certified background check and drug screen*||$205|
|AANA membership fee*||$200|
|AANA malpractice Insurance total for 2 years of clinical*||$550|
|TYPHON group tracking fee*||$200|
|NCE Exam (reimbursed after first time pass only)*||$995|
|SEE Exam (one time)*||$300|
|MSU Graduate College Application fee||$55|
|Confirmation Deposit (will be credited to 1st semester bill)||$500|
|ACLS/PALS/BLS certifications (one time-offered through the program)*||$200|
|Ear piece and precordial stethoscopes*||$90|
|APEX online review course*||$350|
Review Class (recommended not required) plus travel expenses
*Beginning Fall 2017 these costs will be paid for by the program.
Gas, transportation and housing regarding to clinical sites are at the student's expense.