Costs

Wake Technical Community College Associate Degree Nursing Program

ESTIMATED* COSTS FOR STUDENTS

TUITION:    
In-State:   $76.00 per credit hour x 72 credit hours= $5,184.00
Out-of-State:   $268.00 per credit hour x 72 credit hours= $19,008.00 
     
TEXTBOOKS:    
Non-Nursing:   $400 - $500.00 (estimate)
Nursing:   $1300 -1400.00 (estimate)
     
RECURRING FEES:    
Student Activity Fee:   $35.00 per semester (Includes Accident Insurance)
Campus Access fee:   $85.00 per semester
Professional Liability Insurance:     $6.00 per semester
Computer/Technology fee:   $3.00 per credit hour
ATI (tests and online services)   $175.00 per semester
     
ONE-TIME FEES:    
Basic Life Support CPR Certification   $75.00  Recertification: $75.00
CastleBranch:   $112.00
Fee for Criminal Background Check:   $38.00
Fee for Drug Testing:   $78.00
TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills):   $45.00
Application for NCLEX:   $200.00
NC Licensure:   $70.00
Graduation fees:   $35.00
Supply Fee   $60.00 (estimate)
NUR 111 Course Documents   $20.00
     
HEALTH/MEDICAL/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:  
Physical Exam:   $50.00 - $200.00
Hepatitis B Vaccine:   $180.00 - $270.00
Varicella:   $110.00 - $220.00
Tetanus/T-dap:   $75.00 - $225.00
MMR:   $75.00 - $ 150.00
Tuberculin Test:   $30.00 per year
Influenza:   $35.00 - $50.00

Students are required to obtain and maintain health insurance coverage while enrolled in the nursing program. (NUR courses)  

UNIFORMS & EQUIPMENT:    
Uniforms:   $125.00
Shoes:   $60.00
Watch:   $25.00 - $50.00
Scissors:   $15.00
Stethoscope:   $35.00 - $60.00
TOTAL ESTIMATED COSTS: Approximately $14,000.00    (for in-state students)
       

*Calculated using the tuition rate for an in-state student for all 72 credit hours and the mid- range of estimates for 5 semesters.
July 2016