Doctoral Program

Tuition per credit hour $690
Total number of credit hours 42
Total tuition $28,980
Application fee $0
Course extension fee $65
Program switch fee $150
Graduation fee
(payable two weeks prior to graduation)
Graduation Ceremony Attendance Fee $125
Reinstatement fee $150
Late course registration fee $50
Transcript fee (for each transcript requested) $10 per request
DNP resource fee $300 twice during the program
DNP capstone fees Capstone Project II $1,200, Capstone Project III $1,200
Other costs
Books An estimated cost of textbooks and other learning materials required for the program is $2,500. Students are not required to purchase books and materials directly from the University.
Residency DNP students are required to attend two five-day residencies. Estimated costs for meals, travel for both residencies are $3,000.
Costs associated with background checks and malpractice insurance Students enrolling in the DNP program are required to establish a Certified Background account that collects, tracks and monitors the documentation required for the practice experiences you will complete during your nursing program. Fees vary by state, please contact Certified Background and your insurance company for actual costs. Contact