2014/2015 Master of Science / Nurse Anesthesia Costs

1st year (40 credits)  
TUITION $49,200
GENERAL SERVICE & LAB FEES  $1,614

MALPRACTICE INSURANCE*

$100
TOTAL DIRECT COSTS $50,255
2ND YEAR (13 CREDITS)  
TUITION $14,760
GENERAL SERVICE & LAB FEES $1,614
MALPRACTICE INSURANCE* $100
TOTAL DIRECT COSTS $16,474
3RD YEAR (5 CREDITS)  
TUITION $6,150
GENERAL SERVICE & LAB FEES $1,076
MALPRACTICE INSURANCE* $100
TOTAL DIRECT COSTS $7,326

*Excludes RI students

Tuition calculations above are based on a per credit rate of $1,230.

Nurse Anesthesia Students are required to purchase equipment/instruments for the program. The Financial Aid Office allows $100 under the first year budget to purchase these items.

Books and Supplies

The costs will vary depending on the courses the student is taking. The Financial Aid Office uses $1,925 for the first year of the program, $350 for the second year of the program, and $400 for the third year of the program, as a standard allowance for student budget purposes. The student's actual expenses may vary.

Indirect Costs

Indirect costs are included in the student's financial aid budget. These are not direct charges from the University, but allowances that are given to cover expenses that the student may have while attending school (the allowances listed below cover the number of months the student is enrolled for each year of the program):

Rotation Expenses are included in the budget for second and third year students to cover additional expenses associated with clinical rotations. The allowance is $1,800 for the 2nd year and $1,050 (ME), $1,200 (RI) for the 3rd year. 

The living expense allowances are based on the following amounts per month, for the months enrolled:

  • Room and Board $1,250 / month (rent, food, utilities)
  • Transportation $400 / month
  • Personal/Misc. $160 / month

 


Health Insurance for the student is $3,155 for the 2014/2015 academic year. Students are required to enroll in UNE's student medical insurance plan unless proof of comparable insurance can be demonstrated.