Traditional Program Estimated Costs – Per Semester
|Traditional BS NURS Program Tuition1||
$3,978 for in-state tuition
$12,967 for out-of-state tuition3
|Professional Program Fees2||$1169|
|Books||~$500 (~$1,000 in 1st semester)|
|HESI Access Codes||~$120|
|Travel to Clinical Sites||Varies|
|Approximate Total Per Semester1||
In-State Costs: ~$5,772
Out-of-State Costs: ~$14,6493
|Approximate Total for 4-Semester Program1||
In-State Costs: ~$23,091
Out-of-State Costs: ~$59,0463
Note: semester cost estimate above does not include other items you may need that are not purchased on a semester basis. Items may include but are not limited to application fees, background check, CPR certification, immunizations, uniforms and clinical supplies (scrubs, stethoscope, etc.), ISU parking pass, graduation regalia. Students should estimate about an additional $1,500 for these items.
1Fees reflect the 2022-2023 rate and are subject to change. The estimate above does not include remaining prerequisite non-NURS courses or any general education courses that may be required for graduation. The Nursing Advisor can provide a cost analysis based upon your prior credits and degree(s). See the current ISU Cost of Attendance at isu.edu/cost/ and isu.edu/costinfo/.
2In addition to ISU tuition and fees, a professional fee is assessed for all undergraduate and graduate students in the School of Nursing. Professional fees for the nursing programs are used to support faculty salaries, instruction support services, durable & disposable equipment and supplies, faculty and staff program travel, capital equipment and a reserve for maintenance and purchase of major capital items.
3Contact the Scholarship Office to see if you are eligible for the Western Undergraduate Exchange scholarship (isu.edu/wue/) as well as for more details about the scholarship and the application deadline.