Nursing Tuition

2016-2017 Nursing Tuition and Fee Schedule

Application fee* $75

*Application fees are non-refundable.


Tuition (per credit attempted)*
BSN New Jersey residents $440
BSN Out-of-state residents $538
TECEP® examinations $38 (Matriculated)
$52 (Non-Matriculated)
Graduate nursing courses $668

NOTE: The Graduate Nursing was approved on March 4, 2016 by the Board of Trustees of Thomas Edison State University and is effective April 1, 2016. Tuition and fees are subject to change.

*Non-enrolled students who wish to try an online nursing course may take two courses prior to enrollment. Students must be enrolled by the end of the second nursing course to continue taking courses.

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Tuition (per credit attempted)
DNP nursing courses $740

Accelerated 2nd Degree BSN Program

Tuition (total program)† $37,354
Billed in four quarterly installments $9,338.50

Application fee is waived for Thomas Edison State University alumni.
Students accepted into the program must make a non-refundable $500 deposit to confirm their space; the deposit is applied directly toward their first quarterly tuition payment.


  • All tuition and fees listed here, with the exception of the DNP tuition, were approved on June 6, 2015, by the Board of Trustees of Thomas Edison State University and are effective July 1, 2015. Tuition and fees are subject to change. Tuition and fees for courses and examinations for the nursing and general education requirements taken at other institutions are the student's responsibility.
  • Active duty military personnel who enroll in the W. Cary Edwards School of Nursing will pay the nursing tuition and fees.
  • Neither the Comprehensive Tuition Plan nor the Enrolled Options Plan applies to students in the W. Cary Edwards School of Nursing.

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