MSN FNP Tuition, Fees and Scholarships

Chamberlain’s FNP program can help prepare you for expanded roles within your organization. Chamberlain proudly partners with healthcare institutions, community colleges, associations and organizations to provide accessible educational opportunities for registered nurses. Click here to see if your institution has partnered with Chamberlain. Many of our graduate students also qualify for Chamberlain scholarships.

Tuition & Fees

The total cost for the MSN FNP program is $35,685 . For more detailed information, download the Tuition & Fees Grid (PDF) or Total Cost Calculations Effective July 2014 (PDF).

  MSN FNP1 Tuition and Fees — Effective July 2013 & July 2013

 Application Fee2

 $60

 Tuition (regardless of course load)

 $650 per credit hour

 Background Check/Drug Screening3 (MSN degree program, FNP  & Graduate Certificate Programs with practicum only)

 $150

 Student Services Charge

 $150 per session

 Alumni Rate

 $550 per credit hour

 Military Rate (active duty, veterans, retired military, Department of Defense and Veteran Affairs employees and spouses  of  active duty/veterans/retired military)

 $550 per credit hour

  Estimated Costs As Applicable

 Books & Supplies (Non-FNP Specialty Tracks)4

 $75 per session

 Books & Supplies (FNP Specialty Track)5

 $3,975



Financing Your Chamberlain Education

At Chamberlain, we’ll do everything we can to help you earn your nursing degree and focus on your career.

That includes helping you identify all your financing options, as well as helping you get the financial assistance you need. Financial aid is available in the form of federal and private loans, scholarships, grants and work-study to those who qualify. View our financial aid resources.



1 Program availability varies by state/location.
2 Application fee is waived for current Carrington College, Carrington College California, DeVry University students or alumni, Chamberlain alumni as well as qualified military personnel (active duty, veterans, retired military, Department of Defense employees and spouses of active duty/veteran/retired military) and students in the graduate portion of the RN-BSN to MSN option.
3 A nonrefundable background check/drug screen fee is required for all pre-licensure students and for those MSN, DNP and Graduate Certificate (with practicum) students whose practicum site requires it.
4 Average estimated per-session expense for full-time students is $75 for MSN (Educator, Executive, Healthcare Policy and Informatics Specialty Track) and Graduate Certificates; $125 for DNP and MSN (Family Nurse Practitioner Track).
5 Textbook and equipment expense includes APRN resources fees charged at $300 per course for the following APRN track courses: NR-509, NR-510, NR-511, NR-601, NR-602, NR-603 and NR-661.

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Learn More, Earn More

As reported by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, RNs working full-time with a master’s or doctorate degree earn 32% more than RNs who hold a bachelor’s degree!

Did You Know?

More than 80% of Chamberlain students receive some form of financial aid. Learn more about your financial options.