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Nursing Tuition

2024-2025 Nursing Tuition and Fee Schedule
Application fee (Application fees are non-refundable.) $50

RN to BSN (Prices Effective July 1, 2024 for the July 2024 Term)

All other nursing prices will be updated/effective for the August 2024 Term.

Tuition (per credit registered)
BSN New Jersey residents
  Salute to RNs Scholarship
  Net Cost per Credit**
BSN Out-of-state residents
  Salute to RNs Scholarship
  Net Cost per Credit**
Lower Level TECEP Exams (100-200) $52
Upper Level TECEP Exams (300-400) $77
Graduate nursing courses $675

**Congratulations to RN to BSN students who received the Salute to RNs tuition discount for the 2023-2024 academic year. To support your continued success, the Salute to RNs Scholarship program is now available for RN to BSN students who remain dedicated to advancing their education and keeping our communities healthy. Learn more about the scholarship and how to apply.

Learn about our Tuition Payment Plan for Undergraduate Nursing.

Learn about our Tuition Payment Plan for Graduate programs.

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.

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Tuition (per credit registered)
MSN nursing courses $675

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Tuition (per credit registered)
DNP nursing courses $806
DNP Practicum Fee (per course) New FY23 $200

Accelerated BSN Program

Tuition(total program) $41,580
Clinical Lab Technology Fee (per clinical course)* $510

Accelerated BSN Program – Bayada Scholars Track**

Tuition(total program)  
In-State Tuition $58,500
Out-of-State Tuition $75,000
Clinical Lab Technology Fee (per clinical course)* $510

**Effective for the July 2024 term.

*Clinical courses throughout duration of program
†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 were approved on June 7, 2024, by the Board of Trustees of Thomas Edison State University and are effective for the August 2024 term. 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.
  • See the University’s Past Due Delinquent Account Policy.

Attend an Information Session

Information Sessions are held throughout the year and provide prospective students with the opportunity to meet University staff and learn more about the admissions process, financial aid, enrolling and what it is like taking an online course.

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