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Master of Science in Nursing/Entry (MSN-E)


  • All budgets are estimated costs and subject to change.
  • The budget is for the student and educational expenses during the period of enrollment only.
Tuition & Fees First Year
47 units @1193.00
Second Year
40 units @1193.00
Tuition 56,071 47,720
Clinical Fees 2,127 2,127
Online Curriculum Support Tool Fee 355 355
Student Body Fees 40 40
Odessey Conference Fee 110 N/A
Scrubs (2 sets) 106 N/A
Graduation Fees N/A 350
Total Fees 58,809 50,592
Budget Components/Estimated Costs First Year
47 units @1193.00
Second Year
40 units @1193.00
Books & Supplies 2,066 734
Living Expenses (R&B/Personal) 24,195 24,195
Transportation 6,339 6,214
Background Check + Drug Screening 120 N/A
CPR 90 N/A
Licensure fees/BRN/PVUE/Live Scan N/A 900
Typhon Clinical Log System 100 N/A
Total Estimated Budget Components 32,910 32,043
Loan Fees First Year
47 units @1193.00
Second Year
40 units @1193.00
Direct Unsubsidized Loan Fees 217 217
Direct Grad PLUS Loan Fees 3,020 2,636
Total Fees 3,237 2,853
Total Estimated Budget 94,956 85,488

The average indebtedness for the WesternU MSNE redesign program for the last year:

2021 MSNE redesign $138,029

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.