Tuition and Fees

2015-2016 Tuition and Fees

Full-Time Study 
Registration Fees$20
Deposit (applicable to tuition upon acceptance)$50
Tuition per Credit Hour* 
Foundation Core (10 cr) & Clinical Core Advanced Practice (12 cr)$720
Advanced Practice Specialty (APRN track core) (29 cr)
& DNP Theory Core (30 cr)
$776
College Computer Technology Fee (per semester)$150
DNP Program Fees: 
Year 1$1,412
Year 2$1,014
Year 3 - AGACNP$326
Year 3 - FNP$263

Additional student costs: professional liability insurance and textbooks
*may be subject to change

Financial Aid for the DNP Program

Students applying for financial aid should go directly to the FAFSA website at https://fafsa.ed.gov to apply. Elms College’s school code is 002140. FAFSA will process the information and forward it to the Financial Aid Office at Elms College.

Some states offer scholarships and fellowships for students pursuing a post-baccalaureate degree.

Many business and healthcare organizations may assist in funding through employee tuition reimbursement programs. Check with your Human Resources office.

The Elms College Financial Aid Office can assist students with information on loans, grants, and scholarships. They may be reached at 413-265-2249 or by email at finaid@elms.edu.