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Estimated Cost of Attendance - College of Nursing

 The following charts are based on enrollment for the 2023 -2024 academic year. 

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Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Fall Start

Item First Year Second Year
Tuition and Fees - In State / Out of State $25,958 / $44,801 $8,561 /14,842
**Health Insurance  $2,984 $1,262
***Housing/Food $25,032 $10,430
Personal/Miscellaneous  $2,880 $1,200
Transportation  $3,240 $1,350
Books-Required Expenses  $5,530 $765
Total - In State / Out of State $63,028 / $81,871
$23,568 / $29,849
                                                                                

Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing - Spring Start

Item First Year Second Year
Tuition and Fees - In State / Out of State $17,397 / $29,959 $17,122 / $29,684
**Health Insurance  $1,722 $2,984
***Housing/Food $14,777 $18,744
Personal/Miscellaneous  $1,680 $2,160
Transportation  $1,890 $2,430
Books-Required Expenses  $4,905 $1,430
Total - In State / Out of State $42,371 / $54,934 $44,900 / $57,462
                                                                               

RN to BSN

Item First Year
Tuition and Fees - In State / Out of State $19,700 / $21,038
**Health Insurance  $2,984
***Housing/Food $25,032
Personal/Miscellaneous  $2,880
Transportation  $3,240
Books-Required Expenses  $4,005
Total - In State / Out of State $57,841 / $59,179

Doctor of Nursing Practice

Item First Year Second Year   Third Year
Tuition and Fees - In State / Out of State  $27,878/ $34,526   $27,778 / $34,426  $27,778/ $34,426
**Health Insurance  $2,984 $2,984 $2,984
***Housing/Food $25,032 $25,032 $25,032
Personal/Miscellaneous  $2,880 $2,880 $2,880
Transportation  $3,240 $3,240 $3,240
Books-Required Expenses  $7,379 $4,929 $4,929
Total - In State / Out of State $69,393 / $76,041 $66,843 / $73,491 $66,843 / $73,491

Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing - Post Bachelor 

Item First Year Second Year
Third Year
Tuition and Fees - In State / Out of State $28,528 / $35,806   $28,528 / $35,806   $28,528 / $35,806
**Health Insurance  $2,984 $2,984 $2,984
***Housing/Food  $25,032 $25,032 $25,032
Personal/Miscellaneous  $2,880 $2,880 $2,880
Transportation  $3,240 $3,240 $3,240
Books-Required Expenses  $8,179 $5,829 $5,829
Total - In State / Out of State $70,843 / $78,121 $68,493 / $75,141 $68,493 / $75,141

Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing - Post Masters

Item First Year Second Year+
Tuition and Fees - In State / Out of State $28,528 / $35,806 $28,528 / $35,806
**Health Insurance  $2,984 $2,984
***Housing/Food $25,032 $25,032
Personal/Miscellaneous  $2,880 $2,880
Transportation  $3,240 $3,240
Books-Required Expenses  $8,179 $5,829
Total - In State / Out of State $70,843 / $78,121 $68,493 / $75,771

Nursing Certificate in Psychiatric Mental Health

Item First Year Second Year
Tuition and Fees - In State / Out of State  $13,652 / $16,676  $13,652 /$16,676
**Health Insurance  $1,722 $2,984
***Housing/Food
$14,602 $18,774
Personal/Miscellaneous 
$1,680 $2,160
Transportation 
$1,890 $2,430
Books-Required Expenses 
$85,929 $6,469
Total - In State / Out of State
$39,475 / $42,499 $46,469 / $49493 

 

** Health Insurance Mandatory, figure shown is the amount for insurance coverage if you purchase MUSC Policy.

*** Housing costs assume double-occupancy for off-campus living.