Costs/Financial Aid

A school year at Goshen College for the Masters of Science in Nursing Program includes fall semester, spring semester and summer term. Although financial aid in the form of federal and state based grants is generally not available for graduate students, other forms of financial aid may be available in loans and scholarships.

Family Nurse Practitioner

Table below is for illustrative purposes only.  Tuition increases of 3% per year are included in years 2 and 3 for illustration purposes.  Actual increases (if any) may vary due to a variety of factors, and could be more or less than 3%.

Cohort VI (Fall 2012 Start Date)

2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 Program Total
Tuition $580 per credit x15 credits $600 per credit x 16 credits $630 per credit x 17 credits
Total $8,700 $9,600 $10,710 $29,010  (estimated)

Cohort V (Fall 2011 Start Date)

2011-2012 2012-13 2013-2014 Program Total
Tuition $555 per credit x 17 credits $580 per credit x 14 credits $600 per credit x 17 credits
Total $9,826 $8,120 $10,200 $28,146

Cohort IV (Fall 2010 Start Date)

2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013 Program Total
Tuition $530 per credit x 15 credits $555 per credit x 19 credits $580 per credit x 14 credits
Total $7,950 $10,545 $8,120 $26,615

Effective with Cohort VI, tuition is calculated on a straight per credit hour rate. There is an additional one-time fee of $280 that covers the lab coat, clinical documentation software access, background check and immunization tracking at the start of the program.   Tuition and fees do not include books or transportation.

Financial Aid

One of the first steps in applying for financial aid is to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) located at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/.

Secondly, complete the application for admission to the Goshen College Masters of Science in Nursing Program.

For more information about financial aid, please contact the Financial Aid Office at Goshen College by calling toll free: 1-800-348-7422 or local call: 574-535-7525 or by visiting the Financial Aid Office website at http://www.goshen.edu/financialaid.