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Associate in Nursing Tuition and Fees

Excelsior College offers affordable nursing degrees that are designed to fit within a working adult's budget. Financial aid and other cost-saving resources are available for nursing students at all degree levels.

Your Enrollment Options

Excelsior Course Option

If you'll earn 12 or more credits through Excelsior online courses before you graduate, choose the Excelsior Course Option.

Multi-Source Option

If you'll earn fewer than 12 credits at Excelsior before you graduate, choose the Multi-Source Option. This option includes an administrative enrollment fee.

Tuition is charged per exam and on a per-credit basis for online courses. Standard fees apply for application, enrollment, student services, and graduation.

Below are the costs associated with each enrollment option:

Tuition and Fees: Associate in Nursing

  Course Option Multi-Source Option Description
Admission Application Fee $50 $50 Preliminary review of transcripts and training credits, including projected outline of remaining degree requirements.
Enrollment Fee No fee if you earn 12 course credits at Excelsior1 $1,095 Official evaluation of transfer credits, academic advisement, and academic program planning for the first year.
Nursing Theory Exams $355
per exam
per exam
Eight exams are required. Visit our Nursing Theory Completion Options page for details.
Nursing Theory Conference Examinations (NTCX)2 $615 per
$615 per
Visit our Nursing Theory Completion Options page for details.
General Education Exams $110/$355/
$470 per exam
$470 per exam