Frontier’s programs rank among the top in the country, and our tuition ranks among the most affordable. Support is also available to many students through student financial aid, veterans benefits and scholarship opportunities. All programs, including graduate, non-matriculating and refresher courses are charged tuition on a per credit hour basis.
Tuition for each term is the cost per credit hour multiplied by the number of credits registered. Tuition costs vary based on the scope and content of each program.
- $665 per credit hour – DNP and MSN or PGC specialties: Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse-Midwife, and Women’s Health Care Nurse Practitioner
- $712 per credit hour – MSN or PGC specialty: Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
(effective July 2023)
|PROGRAM/SPECIALTY||# OF CREDITS||TOTAL TUITION COST|
|Family Nurse Practitioner|
|Women's Health Care Nurse Practitioner|
|Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner|
|Doctor of Nursing Practice|
|Companion DNP (available to eligible FNU graduates only)||21||$13,965|
|Course Transfer Review Fee (if needed)||$100/course|
|Banyan Tree 101 (BT101) Course||$100|
|Frontier Bound Orientation Fee - In-person||$575|
|Clinical Bound Facility Fee*|
This fee is required regardless of whether or not a student stays on campus. This helps ensure that students receive the best experience possible and that fees remain affordable for all students. We strongly encourage students to stay and enjoy our campus experience.
|Clinical Bound Lab Fee*||$200|
|Student Resource Fee*|
This fee covers the wide range of support services and resources essential to student success.
|ESTIMATED INDIRECT COSTS**|
|Computer and software (total estimate per degree/program)||$2,000|
|Textbooks (didactic terms)||$500/term|
|Travel (Frontier Bound and Clinical Bound)||$600/trip|
Tuition costs are based on a student beginning coursework in July 2023. Please note that tuition rates may change annually and therefore total costs are estimated. Tuition costs vary based on the scope and content of each program.