Final Expenses

Because of the nature of the degree program and your chosen career path, you will incur some expenses in addition to normal tuition and fees as an undergraduate student in the on-campus Bachelor of Science in Nursing program.

Here is a list of some of the estimated expenses to give you an idea of what to expect at various stages in your program, but particularly after admission into the program:

Criminal Background Check
    $50

Liability Insurance
Upon admission (Forms available in DON)
    $29/yr

Nurse Entrance Test
Prior to admission
    $15-$35

Testing Package
    $24:75/semester

FHANS local dues
state/national dues optional
    $5-$35/yr

Immunizations
(Proof required): Prior to admission
    $100-$250/yr

Physical Exam:
Prior to admission and yearly
    $10-up/yr

CPR Certification
Prior to admission (AHA Certification card required prior to admission) Renewal every 2yrs
    $30/2yrs

Supplies and Uniforms
Nurse Pac (Bookstore)
    $250-$300
Uniform Shirts & Engraving
    $100-$150
Lab Coat
    $20-$40
Name Pin
    $10
Patches
    $10-$20
Shoes
    $30-$50
Watch with second hand
    $10-$50
Stethoscope
    $30 and up
Scissors, Pen Light, Hemostat, Pocket Saver
    $250-$300

Textbooks
First Semester of nursing courses
    $800-$1200
Other semesters of nursing courses
    $200+

Review Course Senior Year
    $350

Graduation Fees
Pictures
    $10 and up
School Pin
    $40 and up
KSBN Application
    $75
NCLEX Fee
    $200-$220

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