Tuition & Fees

Nevada State College
School of Nursing


RN to BSN Program
*Cost Estimates as of Spring 2015
*Cost based on in-state rates/fees
*Additional fees may apply


Tuition cost per credit at NSC = $138.25
NSC Application Fee: $30.

Prerequisite Course Cost:
  • Prerequisite course cost is variable as it depends on how many prerequisite courses the RN needs to complete and this depends on prior college coursework.
  • Prerequisite courses commonly needed by RN’s:
    • English 102 (3 credits)
    • Math 120 or higher (3 credits)
    • Fine Arts (3 credits)
    • Humanities (3 credits)
    • Statistics (3 credits)
    • Communication (3 credits)
    • US/Nevada Constitution (3 credits)
    • Health and Wellness across the Lifespan (3 credits)

Credits by Exam: 38 NSC credits awarded for AD/Diploma nursing courses: $420.
What are Credits by Exam?

Upper Division NSC Nursing Courses (Nevada Resident):

 Number of Credits  Registration Fee per Credit Student Success Fee   Distance Education Fee    Technology Fee per Credit Total Tuition Cost  
 35  $141.75 $5.00    $25.00  $5.50  $6,203.75


Upper Division Nursing Courses at UNLV (Additional Fees May Apply):

  • Graduate courses at $269.00 /credit: $1,614.00
    • NURS 703 (taken in place of NURS 410) (3 credits)
    • NURS 704 (taken in place of NURS 337) (3 credits)
    Textbooks:
  • NSC upper division nursing courses: ± $350
  • UNLV graduate nursing courses: ± $500
*Costs are subject to change. Additional fees may apply.