Curriculum/Cost – Evening Program - NUR

ADN (RN)

*All of the academics listed directly below must be completed prior to applying to the Evening program

Prior Courses

Courses: ENG 101, MTH 100, BIO 201 A&P I, SPH 106/107, BIO 202 A&P II, HUM/ART, PSY 210, BIO 220 – Total 27 Credit Hours

First Semester

Course Credit
NUR 112 Fundamentals Concept of Nursing 7
Orientation Success
Total 7

Second Semester

NUR 113 Nursing Concepts I 8
Total 8

Third Semester

NUR 114 Nursing Concepts II 8
NUR 115 Evidence Based Clinical Reasoning 2
Total 10

Fourth Semester

Course
NUR 211 Advanced Nursing Concepts 7
Total 7

Fifth Semester

Course
NUR 221 Advanced Evidence Based Clinical Reasoning 7
Total 7
Nursing Credit Hours 39
Academics Credit Hours 27
Program Totals 66

*Evening Program only: All academic core college courses must be completed prior to application deadline. These include: ENG 101, MTH100 or higher, BIO201, BIO202, SPH106 or 107, PSY210, BIO220 & Humanities Elective.

NOTE:  Jefferson State will not award an LPN certificate upon completion of the third term of the RN program.

Evening Nursing Program Estimated Cost

Please note all cost are estimated and subject to change at any time. Tuition is based on the current listing of $164 per credit hour and can change without prior notice. Book costs are estimated based on the current listing from the publisher and can change without prior notice.

First Term Fees

  • Tuition – $1148.00 (7 hr NUR)
  • Books – $258.75- Wolters-Kluwer plus DocuCare- $139.99
  • Uniforms – Price will vary depending on material-see Meridy’s website
    • Black pants, black shoes, black socks, polo shirt – Students will order shirts through their instructor. Cost of polo is $20.00
  • Equipment/Supplies – Skills pack – $80.99* price may vary slightly, watch with a second hand-costs will vary, Stethoscopes prices will vary according to quality, $25 – $75 Shoes
  • Physical Examination – $100 – $350
  • Malpractice Insurance – $15-pay to the college cashier, ID Badge – $5-pay to the college cashier
  • Drug Screen – $43-Payable to Agent’s Choice – random drug screens will be $30
  • Background Screen – $42-Payable to Agent’s Choice
  • Health Insurance – Cost will vary according to provider
  • CPR Certification – Cost will vary according to provider-must be American Heart Association BLS CPR
  • Kaplan Fee – $112.00
  • Shadow Health- $100.00

Second Term Fees

  • Tuition – $1312.00 (8 hr NUR)
  • Skills pack $ – 181.99* price may vary slightly
  • Kaplan Fee – $112.00
  • Book Cost – $145.01
  • Shadow Health- $100.00

Third Term Fees

  • Tuition – $1640.00 (10 hr NUR)
  • Kaplan Fee – $112.00
  • Book Cost – $87.49
  • Shadow Health- $100.00

Fourth Term Fees 

  • Tuition – $1148.00 (7 hr NUR)
  • Book Cost – $397.86
  • Kaplan Fee – $112.00
  • Shadow Health- $100.00

Fifth Term Fees 

  • Tuition – $1148.00 (7 hr NUR)
  • Kaplan Fee – $172.00
  • Book Cost- $0.00
  • Shadow Health- $0.00

NCLEX Costs 

  • $200.00 payable to Pearson VUE
  • Licensure Application is $100.00
  • Temporary permit fee is $50.00