Nursing Costs | NorthWest Arkansas Community College

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NWACC proudly offers students an accessible and affordable higher education. Visit the Treasurer's office for details on tuition and fees. Remember, financial aid is available for eligible students.

Additional Program Fees

Nursing programs have some additional fees. The list below is not inclusive, but gives an overview of the additional expenses.

  • Specific uniform (scrubs) and shoes
  • Program patch to be sewn on the scrubs
  • A stethoscope
  • A two-year safeMedicate license
  • A lab kit
  • A CastleBranch records review and immunization tracker package
  • Clinical travel expenses
  • National League of Nursing (NLN) exit exam

Additionally, nursing students will be responsible for having and keeping health and liability insurance throughout the program, purchasing textbooks, Hurst review, which is an NCLEX exam review, and graduation expenses. Additional expenses could range between $3,000 - $5,000.