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Budget for Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

 

• All budgets are subject to change

• The budget is for the student and educational expenses during the period of enrollment only.

(All nursing programs are 12 months in length per academic year)

2014/2015 

Doctor of Nursing Practice

First Year

12 Months

$1,061.00 per unit/15 units &

$811.00 per unit/3 units

Second Year

12 Months

$1,061.00 per unit/15 units

 

First Year NFLP

12 Months

$1,061.00 per unit/15 units &

$811.00 per unit/3 units

DNP NFLP Recipients

 Second Year NFLP

12 Months

&1,061.00 per unit/21 units

 

DNP NFLP Recipients 

           
Fees          
Tuition  $18,348.00  $15,915.00    $18,348.00  $22,281.00
Clinical Fees $1,791.00 $1,791.00   $1,791.00 $1,791.00
Student Body Fees  $40.00  $40.00    $40.00  $40.00
Graduation Fees  $0  $350.00    $0  $350.00
 Total Fees  $20,179.00  $18,096.00    $20,179.00  $24,462.00
 Budget Items/Estimated Costs          
Books & Supplies  $722.00  $610.00    $722.00  $610.00
Living Expenses (R&B/Personal)  $20,498.00  $20,498.00    $20,498.00  $20,498.00
Transportation  $1,908.00  $1,908.00    $1,908.00  $1,908.00
Classroom Responder  N/A  N/A    N/A  N/A
CPR  $100.00  N/A    $100.00  N/A
 Total Budget Components  $23,228.00  $23,016.00    $23,228.00  $23,016.00
 Loan Fees          
 Direct Stafford Unsubsidized Loan Fees  $220.00  $220.00    $220.00  $220.00
 Grad PLUS Loan Fees  $992.00  $893.00    $992.00  $1,166.00
 Total Loan Fees  $1,212.00  $1,113.00    $1,212.00  $1,386.00
           
 Total Budget  $44,619.00 $42,225.00    $44,619.00 $48,864.00
           

The Doctor of Nursing Practice program has three disbursements per academic year.  One disbursement in the fall before school starts, one in the spring and one in the summer.  Please go to Ban Web for your actual disbursement date information for your program.

To see a sample of what your loan repayment schedule may look like, please visit the Federal Student Aid Repayment Estimator Calculator.