Tuition, Fees & Scholarships

Advanced education provides the opportunity to expand ones career and is an investment of time, effort and financial resources. Often times the next decision is eligibility for financial assistance and managing costs can be challenging.

  • Student Loans - Private sources only (per federal guidelines, Certificate students are not eligible for federal loans)
  • Scholarships (private, public, military, university based)
  • Assistantships
  • Employer Tuition Reimbursement

Tuition Rates

Tuition rates are listed on the One Stop website. Review the tuition and fees document that specifically lists School of Nursing rates: 2011-2012 graduate tuition fact sheet. Please note that Post Master's Certificate students are charged the post-baccalaureate DNP rate; the classes that Certificate students take are DNP classes.

Student Loans

For information about various student loans contact:

One Stop Student Services
University of Minnesota
200 Fraser Hall
106 Pleasant Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0422


School of Nursing Scholarships

The School of Nursing Foundation awards annual scholarships to nursing students at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Awards are made based on grade point average, areas of research and practice interest, leadership potential and financial need. Scholarships available to students and the application are also available online.