Estimated Costs

We're one of the lowest-cost programs in the nation but with the high quality you expect.

You can take online and seated classes. Go to school full- or part-time depending on your degree plan.

This comes with the support of a faculty mentor, your advisor and school support staff.


Overview

IN-STATE

$40,160

OUT-OF-STATE

$51,001

You may qualify for reduced tuition through the Midwest Student Exchange Program or MOGO Scholarship.

Three-year BSN to DNP

Effective fall 2019.

Tuition and fees 1
Item In-state Out-of-state
Estimated total $29,246 $40,087
Application fees $50 $50
Tuition, in-class $11,803 $22,644
Tuition, online 2 $13,650 $13,650
Student service fee $2,618 $2,618
Supplemental course fees $1,125 $1,125
Other program costs and expenses
Item Cost
Estimated total $10,914-$12,013
Books and software $3,200
Name badge $8.50
Clinical tracking fee $90
Background check 3 $39.50
Drug screen $26
iHuman Platform $630
Validity documentation fee $30
Personal health insurance 4 varies
CPR-BLS 5 $90
Transportation and lodging to clinical sites 6 $3,000
PPD/TB skin test blood test $75
Parking permit $345
NP student liability insurance $830
Laptop computer 7 $500-$800
Microsoft Office $0-$99
Headset microphone $25
Webcam $30
Smartphone 8 $200-$600
Tablet 8 $300-$600
Epocrates Software8 varies

National Certification8

ANCC

If ANA Member

AANP

If AANP member

 

$395

$295

$315

$240

Missouri APRN Recognition8 $150
DEA Number (BNDD)8 varies
Predictor exam $100
Estimated program totals
Item In-state Out-of-state
Estimated totals $40,160-$41,259 $51,001-$52,100
Tuition and fees $29,246 $40,087
Other program costs and expenses $10,914-$12,013 $10,914-$12,013

Notes

  1. Fees assume that the student has basic nursing equipment such as a stethoscope, watch and professional attire to wear for clinical rotations.
  2. Courses numbered greater than 700
  3. Cost depends on requirements.
  4. Missouri State students’ group insurance or other carrier of choice
  5. Certification must be current throughout the program.
  6. We are a community based program and regional travel is required. Plan on one hour each way of the commute to clinical rotations each week for semesters with NP clinical rotations.
  7. Estimated cost — must include wireless capabilities and access to cable or DSL connections
  8. Estimated cost and recommended expense, but not required.

Overview

ONLINE

$12,829

Post-master’s DNP

Effective fall 2019

Tuition and fees 1
Item Online
Estimated total $9,475.00
Application fees $50
Tuition $9,425.00
Other program costs and expenses
Item Cost
Estimated total $3,354-$5,878
Books $1,500
Name badge $8.50
Clinical tracking fee $90
Background check $39.50
Drug screen $26
Validity documentation fee $30
Personal health insurance Varies
CPR/BLS two-year certification $60
PPD/TB skin test $50
Professional liability insurance $0-$1,000
Transportation/out-of-town travel for residencies $800-$1,500
Laptop computer $500-$800
Microsoft Office software $0-$99
Headset microphone $25
Webcam $25-$50
Smartphone *recommended, but not required. $200-$600
Estimated program totals
Item Online
Estimated totals $12,829-15,353
Tuition and fees $9,475
Other program costs and expenses $3,354-5,878

Notes

  1. Tuition and fees are same for in-state and out-of-state students.

Actual costs may vary

The figures provided are estimates for planning purposes only and are subject to change. These estimates do not represent your final costs at Missouri State.

Your actual expenses depend on credit hours, program, lifestyle and other factors.

Your student service fees depend on:

  • The number of on-campus credit hours you take each semester.
  • The total number of semesters you take.

For official tuition rates, credit hour costs or fee explanations, please refer to the detailed tuition and fees.