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.

In addition to the tuition costs, you will be responsible for the cost of additional items needed to complete the nursing program. Below are approximate expenses of items needed.

Item Cost
Textbooks (including eBooks) $1,200
iPad/Tablet (7-10 inch, WiFi) $200 +
Uniforms, shoes and miscellaneous clinical equipment $500 for whole program
Graduation expenses (school pin, licensure & NCLEX fees, pinning ceremony costs) $500
Background check, urine drug screen, TB skin test, CPR cert and physical exam $500
Liability insurance $30
Hurst review $350
Health insurance: Cost varies per insurer. You will be responsible for obtaining insurance as NWACC does not offer health insurance for students. This is not optional.