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Budget for Entry-level Master of Science Nursing (MSN-E)

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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.

(Continuing MSNE students pre-2019 – year 3 program tracks, Leadership, Clinical and Ambulatory, please see below)

 

 

Re-designed MSN-Entry Program for Students Entering 2019

 

 

                  Year   1 MSNE   

                      47 units @1138

 

Year     2    MSNE     

40 units at 1138   

Tuition and Fees    
Tuition 53,486 45,520
Clinical Fees 2,031 2,031
Online Curriculum Support Tool Fee 1,575 525
Student Body Fees 40 40
Odessey Conference Fee 110 N/A
Kaplan N/A 400
Scrubs (2 sets) 93 N/A
Graduation Fee N/A 350
Total Fees 57,335 48,866
Budget Components/Estimated Costs    
Books and Supplies 1,648 0
Living Expenses (R&B/Personal) 22,323 22,323
Transportation 5,838 5,586
Background Check and Fingerprinting 140 N/A
CPR 90 N/A
Licensure fees/BRN/PVUE/Live Scan N/A 900
Total Estimated Budget Components 30,039 28,809 
Loan Fees    
Direct Unsubsidized Loan Fees 217 217
Direct Grad PLUS Loan Fees 2,842 2,431
Total Fees 3,059 2,648
     
Total Estimated Budget 90,433  80,323
     

Continuing MSNE (tracks pre-2019)

2020/2021

Master of Science Nursing

3rd Year MSNE

Ambulatory Track

20 units @ 921.00 per unit

 

3rd Year MSNE 

Clinical Track

21 units @ 921.00 per unit

 

3rd Year MSNE

Leadership Track

21 units @ 921.00 per unit

 

                                              

       
Tuition & Fees      
Tuition 18,420 19,341 19,341
Clinical Fees 2,031 2,031 2,031
Student Body Fees 40 40 40
Graduation Fee 350 350 350
Total Fees 20,841 21,762 21,762
Budget Items/Estimated Costs      
Books & Supplies 359 359 359
Living Expenses (R&B/Personal) 22,323 22,323 22,323
Transportation 2,000 2,000 2,000
Total Budget Components 24,682 24,682 24,682
Loan Fees      
Direct Unsubsidized Loan Fees 217 217 217
Grad PLUS Loan Fees 1,069 1,108 1,108
Total Loan Fees 1,286 1,325 1,325
       
Total Budget 46,809 47,769 47,769
       

The average indebtedness for the WesternU MSNE programs for the last 4 years: 

2016 Ambulatory Care $139,906 
2017 Ambulatory Care $142,307
2018 Ambulatory Care $142,240
2019 Ambulatory Care $144,991
2016 Clinical Nurse $103,018 
2017 Clinical Nurse $156,909
2018 Clinical Nurse $130,365
2019 Clinical Nurse $112,061
2016 Leadership $127,688 
2017 Leadership $132,779
2018 Leadership $144,375
2019 Leadership $117,366

This was based on graduates that had WesternU debt.

The Entry-level Master of Science Nursing programs have three disbursements per academic year.  One 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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Entry-level Master of Science Nursing programs have three disbursements per academic year.  One 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.