Tuition and Fees

Tuition

This is the basic charge for full-time and part-time students. Tuition costs for In-County residents are reasonable because they are subsidized by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the County of Bucks. Tuition for Out-of County and Out-of-State residents will vary due to the absence of this subsidy.

Activity Fee

This fee is assessed to all students, dependent upon the number of credits taken. It supports all student activities and organizations such as the campus newspaper and athletic events.

Capital Fee

This fee is assessed to out-of-county and out-of-state students as a contribution to the costs of land, buildings, and equipment furnished by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the County of Bucks.

Nursing Fees

In addition to tuition and fees, the following are estimates of other expenses incurred by students in the nursing major: nursing fee, $100/course (1st year), $150/course (2nd year); student uniforms, $160; laboratory fees $20/course both years; malpractice insurance $15/course covered and billed by college both years; NCLEX-RN Assessment tests (required each semester). Application for NCLEX-RN examination, Permit-to-Practice, PA Licensure Examination, graduation nursing pin (price varies based on pin selected). Additionally, students will have various fees for achievement tests and conferences that they must attend. Fees listed are subject to change.

Graduation Fees

This charge is assessed to cover a portion of the costs of graduation ceremonies and diplomas. $20 fee.

Credit by Examination for Nursing

This charge is assessed for each course for which a student wishes to test competency. The charge covers the cost of the special examination and grading of the examination.

Transcript

This charge covers the handling and printing of transcripts for students. $2 fee.

College Services Fee (per semester)

A general services fee covering registration, parking decal, computer use, etc. $25 fee.

Technology Support Fee

This fee is assessed to cover the cost of technology resources. It supports Internet access, computing network services, and other technical services and resources.