TUITION AND FINANCIAL AID FOR NURSING SCHOOL

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Tuition for Nursing School Programs

RN-to-BSN Tuition

Cost per Credit

$373
Cost per Credit
$1,119
Cost per 3-Credit Course

Nursing Credits

34
Nursing Credits Taken at PNW
$12,682
Tuition for Nursing Credits

Tuition After Scholarship

$10,404
Tuition for Nursing Credits After Scholarship

Tuition is based on a student transferring 86 credits toward the degree. Tuition for the 34 nursing credits required at PNW is $12,682. New students may receive a scholarship to reduce tuition for the nursing credits to $10,404. Program cost will increase for students who do not bring in maximum credit. Scholarship eligibility is subject to change for students who have previously dropped out of the program. Additional fees may apply. The University reserves the right to increase prices and/or discontinue the scholarship at any time. Tuition and fees are subject to change by the Board of Trustees.

MSN Tuition

Cost per Credit

$467.44
Cost per Credit
$1,402.32
Cost per 3-Credit Course

Nurse Executive

32
Total Credits
$14,958.08
Nurse Executive Tuition

Nurse Educator

35
Total Credits
$16,360.40
Nurse Educator Tuition

Scholarship

$1,000
Scholarship for Purdue Northwest RN-to-BSN Alumni

Tuition includes fees, with the exception of differential fees. Differential fees are assessed once each traditional semester and are $208.72 when registered for less than 8 hours and $265.55 for 8 hours or more. Tuition and fees are subject to change by the Board of Trustees.

RN-to-BSN Scholarships for Partner Health Care Facilities and Community Colleges

We offer a scholarship to undergraduate students employed by partner health care facilities and graduates of partner community colleges. The maximum scholarship for partner health care facilities and community colleges is $1,000 per student. The scholarship applies only to nursing courses and is not retroactive. This scholarship can be stacked on top of our standard new student scholarship. Please call our enrollment specialists at 866-908-4783 for more information.

Partner Scholarship

Per Credit: $276.58 (Save $29.41) 
Per 3-Credit Course: $829.76 (Save $88.23) 
Tuition for Nursing Courses After Scholarship: $9,404 (Save $1,000)

Tuition is based on a student transferring 86 credits toward the degree. Program cost will increase for students who do not bring in maximum credit.

Paying for School

Learn how to apply for financial aid and other ways to keep your education affordable.

Financial Aid for Nursing School

Submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at fafsa.ed.gov. The federal school code for Purdue Northwest is 001827.

Loans and Grants

Military Benefits and Financial Aid

Purdue Northwest is dedicated to keeping tuition affordable for servicemembers, veterans and spouses. Explore resources on our Military page.

Scholarship Resources

Access resources for outside scholarship opportunities, scholarship search engines, and a tuition assistance program.

Review Your Financial Aid Status

Please check for messages about the status of your financial aid by following these steps:

  • Log onto myPNW using your career account
  • Click on the “Financial Aid” tab (located at the top of page)
  • Click on “Financial Aid” (under Main Menu)
  • Click on “Important Financial Aid Messages” (under Financial Aid)
  • Select your award year (i.e., “2020–2021 Aid Year”) and click “Submit”
  • Click on the “Student Requirements” link
  • View any unsatisfied requirements and review any applicable links

Once you are granted financial aid, you must accept your award by following these steps:

  • Click on “Award Information” (under Financial Aid)
  • Click on “Award by Aid Year” (under Award)
  • Select your award year (i.e., “2020–2021 Aid Year”) and click “Submit”
  • Review each tab under “Award Package for YYYY–YYYY Aid Year”

View Notes and Condition

MSN Alumni Scholarship: Must have completed the PNW RN-to-BSN to be eligible for scholarship.