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

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(2019/2020 budgets coming soon!) 

 • 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)

Continuing year’s 2, 3 and 4 MSNE programs see below

Re-designed MSN-Entry Program for Students Entering 2019

(This is an estimated budget and subject to change)

                                                                             
Tuition and Fees  
Tuition $51,982.00
Clinical Fees $1,974.00
Online Curriculum Support Tool Fee $2,265.00
Student Body Fees $40.00
Odessey Conference Fee $79.00
Graduation Fee N/A
Total Fees $56,340.00
Budget Components/Estimated Costs  
Books and Supplies $1,648.00
Living Expenses (R&B/Personal) $21,864.00
Transportation $5,916.00
Background Check and Fingerprinting $140.00
CPR $90.00
Total Estimated Budget Components $29,658.00
Loan Fees  
Direct Unsubsidized Loan Fees $218.00
Direct Grad PLUS Loan Fees $2,792.00
Total Fees $3,010.00
   
Total Estimated Budget $89,008.00
   

 

2018/2019

Master of Science Nursing Entry-Level

First Year

MSNE

$1,106.00 per unit/47 units

(traditional)

Second Year

MSNE

Ambulatory

$1,106.00 per unit/11 units & $895.00 per unit/14 units

Third Year

MSNE Ambulatory

$895.00 per unit/20 units

Second Year

MSNE

Clinical

$1,106.00 per unit/11 units & $895.00 per unit/12units

Third Year

MSNE

Clinical

$895.00 per unit/21 units

Second Year

MSNE

Leadership

$1,106.00 per unit/11 units & $895.00 per unit/12 units

Third Year

MSNE Leadership

$895.00 per unit/21 units

               
Tuition & Fees              
Tuition $51,982.00 $24,696.00 $17,900.00 $22,906.00 $18,795.00 $22,906.00 $18,795.00
Clinical Fees $1,974.00 $1,974.00 $1,974.00 $1,974.00 $1,974.00 $1,974.00 $1,974.00
Online Curriculum Support Tool Fee $2,265.00 $755.00 N/A $755.00 N/A $755.00 N/A
Student Body Fees $40.00 $40,.00 $40.00 $40.00 $40.00 $40.00 $40.00
Odessey Conference Fee $79.00 N/A N/A $79.00 N/A 79.00 N/A
Graduation Fee N/A N/A $350.00 N/A $350.00 N/A $350.00
Total Fees $56,340.00 $27,465.00 $20,264.00 $25,754.00 $21,159.00 $25,754.00 $21,159.00
Budget Items/Estimated Costs              
Books & Supplies $1,648.00 $563.00 $359.00 $563.00 $359.00 $563.00 $359.00
Living Expenses (R&B/Personal) $21,456.00 $21,456.00 $21,456.00 $21,456.00 $21,456.00 $21,456.00 $21,456.00
Transportation $5,559.00 $2,969.00 $2,000.00 $2,969.00 $2,000.00 $2,969.00 $2,000.00
Licensure Fee N/A $400.00 N/A $400.00 N/A $400.00 N/A
Background Check & Fingerprinting $140.00 $100.00 N/A $100.00 N/A $100.00 N/A
CPR $90.00 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Budget Components $28,893.00 $25,488.00 $23,815.00 $25,488.00 $23,815.00 $25,488.00 $23,815.00
Loan Fees              
Direct Unsubsidized Loan Fees $219.00 $219.00 $219.00 $219.00 $219.00 $219.00 $219.00
Grad PLUS Loan Fees $2,770.00 $1,393.00 $1,015.00 $1,320.00 $1,053.00 $1,320.00 $1,053.00
Total Loan Fees $2,989.00 $1,612.00 $1,234.00 $1,539.00 $1,272.00 $1,539.00 $1,272.00
               
Total Budget $88,222.00 $54,565.00 $45,313.00 $52,781.00 $46,246.00 $52,781.00 $46,246.00
               

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

2015 Ambulatory Care $135,564 
2016 Ambulatory Care $139,906 
2017 Ambulatory Care $142,307
2018 Ambulatory Care $142,240
2015 Clinical Nurse $143,038 
2016 Clinical Nurse $103,018 
2017 Clinical Nurse $156,909
2018 Clinical Nurse $130,365
2015 Leadership $142,420 
2016 Leadership $127,688 
2017 Leadership $132,779
2018 Leadership $144,375

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.