Tuition and Fees for MSN and DNP

2014-2015 Tuition and Fees

Costs for Full-Time Study for 3 Semesters
 Tuition - Per Credit Hour $1,195
 Books* $2,200
 Health Insurance** $2,539
 Activity Fee & Rec Fees*** $496
 Computer Technology Lab Fees**** $525
 Liability Insurance $99
 Clinical Placement Fee (one time) $150
 Occupational Exposure Fee (once per year) $40
 Transcript Fee (one time) $30
   
Part-Time Study
Tuition - Per Credit Hour
$1,195
All other fees listed above also apply to Part-Time Study $30

* The charge for books is an estimated because book prices and where students buy books varies.  The charge for books will not appear on your bill. 
** Health insurance is required for all students. You will be billed automatically for the university’s student health insurance plan if you do not provide proof of adequate coverage by another insurer. The automatic coverage does not account for spouses or dependents.
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This fee can be waived for the fall and spring semesters ONLY for those students that live outside the 60 mile radius of Vanderbilt and who provide proof of their residence. This fee cannot be waived for the summer semester and the student will be charged approximately $74.

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These fees are technology fees. You may also be charged lab fees which will depend on your specialty program.

 

Cost of Attendance for MSN

The cost of attendance budget is considered sufficient to support a basic lifestyle for a single student. It does not include expenses for dependents, travel, vacations, or luxury items such as automobiles, household furniture, or appliances. The cost of attendance for 2014-2015 for a full time PreSpecialty MSN student enrolled in three semesters is $83,682. This is not the amount you will owe.The cost of attendance is not the amount you will pay for the year. The cost of attendance is the budget we use to determine the financial aid amount offered each year and is more than a student’s full time tuition and fees to provide assistance for living expenses if needed.  

 

Cost of Attendance for DNP

The cost of attendance budget is considered sufficient to support a basic lifestyle for a single student. It does not include expenses for dependents, travel, vacations, or luxury items such as automobiles, household furniture, or appliances. The cost of attendance for 2014-2015 for a full time DNP student enrolled in three semesters is approximately $58,318. The cost of attendance used for 2014-2015 for a part time DNP student enrolled in three semesters is approximately $48,758. The cost of attendance is not the amount you will pay for the year. The cost of attendance is the budget we use to determine the financial aid amount offered each year and is more than a student’s full time tuition and fees to provide assistance for living expenses if needed.  

 

Current Vanderbilt A&S and Peabody Students

Vanderbilt students who have been admitted to the School of Nursing will be classified as nursing graduate level students beginning the fall semester of what would have been their senior year, and will pay School of Nursing tuition and fees for the remainder of their program of studies.