Independence & Online/Satellite Campus Tuition

Traditional BSN-RN Program

Tuition and Fees

Tuition      
Full-Time Tuition (semester hours 10-18) $ 14,875.00 semester
Part-Time Tuition (semester hours less than 10 or over 18) $ 800.00 semester hour
Late Registration Fee $ 100.00  
Reactivation Fee $ 500.00  

Junior Year

Summer 2019      
Tuition - 9 hours at $800/semester hour $

7,200.00

 
Campus Fee $ 75.00  
Clinical Fee (nonrefundable) $ 850.00  
Clinical Resource Fee $ 25.00  
Materials Fee $ 10.00  
Testing Fee $ 735.00  
University Technology Fee ($10 per credit hour) $ 90.00  
Fall 2019      
Full-Time (semester hours 10-18) $ 14,875.00  
Activity Fee $ 95.00  
Clinical Fee $ 165.00  
Liability Insurance $ 75.00  
Materials Fee $ 95.00  
University Technology Fee $ 150.00  
Spring 2020      
Full-Time (semester hours 10-18) $ 14,875.00  
Activity Fee $ 95.00  
Program Support Fee - NURS4340 Community Health Care $ 18.00  

Testing Fee

$ 735.00  
University Technology Fee $ 150.00  

Senior Year

Summer 2019      
Tuition - 9 hours at $800/semester hour $ 7,200.00  
Activity Fee $ 95.00  
Clinical Resource Fee $ 25.00  
Testing Fee $ 350.00  
University Technology Fee ($10 per credit hour) $ 90.00  
Fall 2019      
Full-Time (semester hours 10-18) $ 14,875.00  
Activity Fee $ 95.00  
Campus Fee $ 75.00  
Clinical Fee $ 115.00  
Liability Insurance $ 75.00  
Materials Fee $ 95.00  
Program Support Fee - NURS3290 $ 18.00 per course
University Technology Fee $ 150.00  

Tuition Waivers and Discounts

Honors Student Tuition Waiver   100% Waiver over 18 hours  
(Waiver of tuition charges for hours over 18 due to Honors Program enrollment with a cap of 21 hours. Hours over 21 will not be waived.)      

For more information regarding additional fees, please see General Fees.

Gleazer School of Education Undergraduate Programs

Tuition and Fees

Bachelor of Education Programs

Independence, Missouri Campus
Lamoni, Iowa Campus

Tuition $ 370.00          semester hour
Background Check $ 35.00 one time
Campus Fee (Independence Campus) $ 75.00 year
C-BASE Testing Fee $ 60.00  
Education Technology Fee (nonrefundable) $ 110.00 year
iPad Initiative Fee (nonrefundable) $ 700.00 one time
Program Support Fee (online courses) $ 18.00 course
Student Teaching Fee $ 185.00  

Additional costs may result if Student Teaching outside a 40 mile radius of either the Lamoni or Independence campus.

(Elementary, Secondary and K-12 education majors, State of Iowa requires PRAXIS Testing. Charges for this are paid directly to the testing service.)

For more information regarding additional fees, please see General Fees.

Gleazer School of Education Graduate Programs

Tuition and Fees

Master of Education

Classroom Programs

(Emphasis: Curriculum and Instruction: Collaborative Learning and Teaching)

Tuition (Locked in rates based on start date in academic year)      
Independence or Lamoni Campus $ 435.00 semester hour
Group Tuition Rates:      
     Group of three receives five percent tuition reduction      
     Group of five receives seven percent tuition reduction      
     Group of 10 receives 10 percent tuition reduction      
Fees      
Campus Fee (Independence campus) $ 75.00 year
Late Registration Fee $ 100.00  
Program Support Fee (online courses) $ 18.00 course
Re-sequencing Fee $ 100.00 occurrence

Online Programs

Master of Education - Online Program
(Emphases: Special Education / Literacy / Instructional Leadership)

Tuition (locked-in rates) $ 525.00 semester hour
Group tuition rates:      
     Group of three receives five percent tuition reduction      
     Group of five receives seven percent tuition reduction      
     Group of 10 receives 10 percent tuition reduction      
Book Fee $ 75.00 course
Late Registration Fee $ 100.00  
Program Support Fee (online courses) $ 18.00 course
Re-Sequencing Fee $ 100.00 occurrence

Master of Education - Online QEP Program
(Emphases: Differentiated Instruction (no longer accepting new students))

Tuition (locked-in rates) $ 525.00 semester hour
Group tuition rates:      
     Group of three receives five percent tuition reduction      
     Group of five receives seven percent tuition reduction      
     Group of 10 receives 10 percent tuition reduction      
Glasser Institute Training Course $ 80.00 semester hour
Late Registration Fee $ 100.00  
Materials Royalty Fee $ 75.00 course
Program Support Fee (online courses) $ 18.00 course
QEP Transfer Credit Fees (nonrefundable) $ 100.00 course
Re-Sequencing Fee $ 100.00 occurrence

For more information regarding additional fees, please see General Fees.

Center for Graduate and Continuing Studies (CGCS)

Tuition and Fees

General Education Online Courses
General Education Course tuition and fees

(General Education courses offered in other formats are assessed tuition rates according to their program. Traditional campus program students may include these hours as part of their 10-18 hours full-time rate.)

Fee Cost Term
Tuition - Online and Classroom Courses $ 460.00 semester hour
Program Support Fee (online courses) $ 18.00 course
Undergraduate Business Programs
Fee Cost Term
Tuition - Online (courses for major, electives and general education) $ 365.00 semester hour
Program Support Fee (online courses) $ 18.00 course
Program Re-sequencing Fee (nonrefundable) $ 100.00  
Undergraduate Criminal Justice Programs
Fee Cost Term
Tuition - Online (courses for major, electives and general education) $ 365.00 semester hour
Program Support Fee (online courses) $ 18.00 course
Program Re-sequencing Fee (nonrefundable) $ 100.00  

For more information regarding additional fees, please see General Fees.

Distance Learning DNP Program

Tuition and Fees

Distance Learning DNP Program Tuition and Fees
Fee Cost Term
Tuition $ 860.00 semester hour
Clinical Resource Fee (Annually assessed in June each year) $ 25.00 year
Late Registration Fee $ 100.00  
Program Support Fee (online courses) $ 18.00 course
Re-Sequencing Fee $ 100.00 course
Research Fee (NURS8200, NURS9700, NURS9710, NURS9711, NURS9712) $ 50.00 semester hour

For more information regarding additional fees, please see General Fees.

Distance Learning MSN Program

Tuition and Fees

  Tuition
Program Cost Term
Family Nurse Practitioner Program and FNP Post-Master's Certificate $ 830.00 semester hour
Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and AGACNP Post-Master's Certificate $ 830.00 semester hour
Nurse Educator Post-Master's Certificate $ 550.00 semester hour
  Fees
Item Cost Term
Clinical Resource Fee (Annually assessed in June each year) $ 25.00 year
Core Course Fee - Scholarly Project $ 150.00 course
Course Review Fee - NURS6830 $325.00 course
Focus Session Campus Fee (FNP and NE programs) (nonrefundable) $ 180.00  
Focus Session Campus Fee (AGACNP program) (nonrefundable) $ 270.00  
Lab Course Fee - (Breakout labs) NURS5194 - Advanced Practice Procedures in Acute Care $ 250.00 course

Lab Course Fee - (Breakout labs) NURS5195 - Advanced Practice Competencies Lab

$125.00 course
Late Registration Fee $ 100.00  
Practicum Fee: Family Nurse Practitioner - Pediatrics/ Adults/ Family $ 200.00 semester hour
Practicum Fee: Nurse Educator $ 200.00 semester hour
Practicum Fee: NURS5450 - AGACNP Practicum: Chronic $ 200.00 semester hour
Practicum Fee: NURS5460 - AGACNP Practicum: Acute $ 200.00 semester hour
Practicum Fee: NURS5470 - AGACNP Final Practicum: Final $ 200.00 semester hour
Program Support Fee (online courses) $ 18.00 course
Re-Sequencing Fee $ 100.00 occurrence
Research Fee (NURS5121, NURS5143, NURS5170, NURS6930) $ 120.00 course

For more information regarding additional fees, please see General Fees.

Distance Learning RN-BSN Program

Tuition and Fees

  Distance Learning RN-BSN Program Tuition and Fees
Fee Cost Term
Tuition: RN-BSN Programs $ 495.00 semester hour
Tuition: All Other Programs $ 530.00 semester hour
Clinical Resource Fee (Annually assessed in June each year) $ 25.00 year
Late Registration Fee $ 100.00 occurrence
Program Support Fee (online courses) $ 18.00 course
CLEP Exam Recording Fee (nonrefundable) $ 20.00 semester hour
Dantes Exam Recording Fee (nonrefundable) $ 20.00 semester hour
Excelsior Exam Recording Fee (nonrefundable) $ 20.00 semester hour
Re-Sequencing Fee $ 100.00 occurrence
Research Fee - Intro to Evidence-Based Nursing $ 50.00 course

For more information regarding additional fees, please see General Fees.

Distance Learning RN-MSN Program

Tuition and Fees

  Undergraduate Level Courses tuition and fees
Fee Cost Term
Tuition $ 530.00 semester hour
Clinical Resource Fee (Annually assessed in June each year) $ 25.00 year
Late Registration Fee $ 100.00 occurrence
Program Support Fee (online courses) $ 18.00 course
CLEP Exam Recording Fee (nonrefundable) $ 20.00 semester hour
Dantes Exam Recording Fee (nonrefundable) $ 20.00 semester hour
Excelsior Exam Recording Fee (nonrefundable) $ 20.00 semester hour
Junior Level Nursing Course (Escrow) Recording Fee (nonrefundable) $ 25.00 semester hour
Re-Sequencing Fee $ 100.00 occurrence
Research Fee - Intro to Evidence-Based Nursing $ 50.00 course
  Graduate Level Courses tuition and fees
Fee Cost Term
Tuition: Family Nurse Practitioner Program and FNP Post-Master's Certificate $ 830.00 semester hour
Tuition: Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and AGACNP Post-Master's Certificate $ 830.00 semester hour
Tuition: Nurse Educator Post-Master's Certificate $ 550.00 semester hour
Clinical Resource Fee (Annually assessed in June each year) $ 25.00 year
Core Course Fee - Scholarly Project $ 150.00 course
Course Review Fee - NURS6830 $325.00 course
Focus Session Campus Fee (FNP and NE programs) (nonrefundable) $ 180.00  
Focus Session Campus Fee (AGACNP program) (nonrefundable) $ 270.00  
NURS5194 - Advanced Practice Procedures in Acute Care Lab Course Fee - (Breakout labs) $ 250.00 course
NURS5195 - Advanced Practice Competencies Lab Course Fee - (Breakout labs) $ 125.00 course
Late Registration Fee $ 100.00  
Practicum Fee: Family Nurse Practitioner - Pediatrics / Adults / Family $ 200.00 semester hour
Practicum Fee: Nurse Educator $ 200.00 semester hour
Program Support Fee (online courses) $ 18.00 course
Re-Sequencing Fee $ 100.00 occurrence
Research Fee (NURS5121, NURS5143, NURS5170, NURS6930) $ 120.00 course

For more information regarding additional fees, please see General Fees.