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Program Costs

Program and Tuition Fees (Effective Fall 2012)

Note: Fees are based on current CSU fee guidelines.  CSU program and tuition fees are subject to change based on the CSU Board of Trustees mandates.  Please know that the Cal Vet Fee Waiver may not be used by any Extended Learning degree program.

Should you be offered admission into this program, you will be asked to pay a non-refundable $250 "intent to enroll" fee upon acceptance.This fee will be credited towards your first semester's tuition.

Lecture tuition per unit

Undergraduate: $345.00 Graduate: $635

Clinical/Lab tuition per unit

Undergraduate: $460.00 Graduate: $635


CSUSM Extended Learning Student Fees

Note: Program and tuition fees do not include cost-of-living, books, or additional expenses.

Additional Fees

Application Fee $105.00 
PDA (Do not purchase ahead of time) $300.00
Textbooks and Software $400.00 approx. per term
Physical Exam Varies
Liability Insurance (if not working) $12.00
HIPPA No Charge
CSUSM Nursing Polo T-Shirt $30
Health Insurance  Varies

All students must provide proof of current healthcare insurance to the School of Nursing by the designated deadline.  The deadline information will be provided at the School of Nursing orientation session.  This is a mandatory requirement.
Students are encouraged to look into the cost of healthcare insurance as soon as possible.  Please check into our CSU Healthlink plan for rates athttps://wfis.wellsfargo.com/csu/Pages/default.aspx

**You may submit your FAFSA application prior to being admitted to the program. For additional information, visit FAFSA on the Web.