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Budget for Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

  2020/2021

• All budgets are estimated costs and subject to change

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

 

2020/2021

Doctor of Nursing Practice

First Year DNP and 1st Year DNP/NFLP

12 Months

18 units @ 1,205.00.00

Second Year DNP

12 Months

15 units @ $1,250.00

 

 

DNP/NFLP Year 2

12 Months

21 units @ 1,250.00

 

 

       
Tuition & Fees      
Tuition 21,690  18,075  25,305
Clinical Fees 2,031 2.031 2,031
Student Body Fees  40  40  40
Graduation Fees  0  350  350
 Total Fees  23,761  20,496  27,726
 Budget Items/Estimated Costs      
Books & Supplies  1,226  985  985
Living Expenses (R&B/Personal)  22,323  22,323 22,323
Transportation  2,000  2,000  2,000
CPR  90  N/A  N/A
 Total Budget Components 25,639 25,308 25,308 
 Loan Fees      
 Direct Unsubsidized Loan Fees  217  217  217
 Grad PLUS Loan Fees 1,233  1,081  1,387
 Total Loan Fees 1,450 1,298  1,604 
       
 Total Budget  50,850 47,102 54,638
       

The average indebtedness for the WesternU Doctor of Nursing Practice program for the last 4 years: 

2016 Graduates  $57,495 
2017 Graduates $64,861                                                                                     
2018 Graduates    $64,861
2019 Graduates $57,992

This was based on  graduates that had WesternU debt.

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 Student YOU Portal 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.