Department of Nursing

Frequently Asked Questions Fees and Expenses

Fees and Expenses*

*Prices are subject to change

Tuition & Fees for Year 2015-2016

  • Resident Tuition - $269.30 per Credit Hour
  • Non-Resident Tuition - $646.90 per Credit Hour
  • Online Distance Learning - 360.75 per Credit Hour
  • NEW - Nursing classes will be assessed an additional $11.75 per credit hour differential fee
  • Some Nursing clinicals and labs incur an additional $50 lab fee charge
  • Fees are subject to change by action of the trustees of Purdue University
  • IPFW Bursar's office

Uniforms

  • Women:
    • Pants and top $30 (with embroidered IPFW Nursing logo-$39)
    • Jacket $18 (with embroidered IPFW Nursing logo-$26)
  • Men
    • Pants and top $37 (with embroidered IPFW Nursing logo-$42)
    • Jacket $20 (with embroidered IPFW Nursing logo-$28)
  • Professional dress allowed at some clinical sites with instructor's permission
  • Name Badge
    • Cost $7.49 + tax (pin back) or $9.49 + tax (magnetic back)
    • Specify if you are an RN - B.S. student

Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Training

  • Professional Rescuer or Healthcare Provider Certification
  • Cost approximately $40-$50

Physical Examination and Immunizations

* Vaccinations and flu shots may be billed to insurance, but not physicals

Drug Screen

Background Check

  • Student Check $55

Professional Liability Insurance

  • IPFW Bursar's office $13

Books & Handheld Digital Device

  • Books: Check with Follett's Bookstore 260-483-6100 or vendor of choice
  • A handheld digital device is required for the nursing program. 
  • The handheld digital device can be an Ipad, Ipod, Iphone, tablet or Blackberry.

Nursing Kit

Assessment Technologies Institute (ATI) Testing Fees

Course fees include ATI Dosage Calculation and Pharmacology Made Easy modules.

  • Test of Essential Academic Skills (TEAS) pre-admission - $55.00
  • NUR 11500 - $164.50
  • NUR 13000 - $103.00
  • NUR 20200
    • Fall 2015 - $155.25
    • Spring 2016 - $164.50
  • NUR 33600
    • Fall 2015 - $155.25
    • Spring 2016 - $155.25
  • NUR 37900
    • Fall 2015 - $146.25
    • Spring 2016 - $155.25
  • NUR 43300
    • Virtual ATI - $315.00

Retake Fees for Proctored Tests (after the 1st retake):

  • Pharmacology - $29
  • Medical/Surgical - $36
  • Comprehensive Predictor - $50

*ATI Testing for 4-Year Baccalaureate Program only

ATI Fees are not refundable after the 1st week of classes (full refund period).

 

Nursing program costs are approximate and may change based on provider.


    The IPFW Undergraduate Nursing Programs
    are accredited by the
    Indiana State Board of Nursing Health Profession Bureau
    and accredited by the
    Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)
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