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Cost of Nursing Program

Scholarship Opportunities

Your nursing degree is closer than you think, thanks to the generosity of UAFS friends and alumni. UAFS Nursing students receive tens of thousands of dollars in scholarship aid annually through the UAFS Foundation Lion’s Share program.

Qualified nursing students can apply to more than 25 scholarships provided through the generosity of UAFS donors. These private gifts are set aside expressly for nursing students. Find out if you qualify by visiting the Lion’s Share Scholarship site and submitting your application.

Submit Nursing Scholarship Application


Tuition and Fees

In-State** $281.25 per credit hour x 120 hours $33,750
Out-of-State $567.25 per credit hour x 120 hours $68,070
International $590.25 per credit hour x 120 hours $70,830

*Facilities, Activity, Athletic, Campus Center, Technology, Library, and Student Recreation fees included in listed amounts.
**Includes qualified students in Oklahoma, Missouri, Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Tennessee.


Program-Specific Fees & Expenses

Fitness Center Fee $12 per semester x 8 semesters $96
Student Health Fee $33 per semester x 8 semesters $264
Registration Fee $33 per semester x 8 semesters $264
Lab & Clinic Fee $45 per course x 10 courses $450
Distance Education Fee $50 per credit hour x 10 hours $500
Nursing Program Fee $35 per credit hour x 120 hours $4,200
Assessment Fee (includes NCLEX prep) $150 per semester x 4 semesters $600
Nursing Skills Bag 1 Time Fee $200
Exam Soft $36.50 x 5 $182.50


Estimated Additional Expenses

Books $2,990
Supplies  Stethoscope $175
National Board/Licensure/Certification Exams & Fees $345
Uniforms $250

Criminal Background Check

Drug Screen



Total Estimated Cost of Attendance

In-State $44,401.50
Out-of-State $78,720.50
International $81,481.50