Nursing Tuition & Fees
PLEASE READ IF YOU ARE A MERCER-MACON STUDENT SEEKING TO ENTER THE NURSING PROGRAM on the ATLANTA CAMPUS: Mercer-Institutional Financial Support (received prior to beginning nursing coursework) is not continued when a student enters the nursing program. Nursing college faculty members make decisions regarding competitive academic scholarships. Outside non-Mercer scholarships/loan may continue; you are encouraged to check your sources of funding. Please contact a Mercer Financial Aid staff member, if you have questions. Students are strongly encouraged to seek outside scholarship and loan opportunities.
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP): $7,200 per semester for 6 or more semester hours.
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD): $11,011 per semester for 9 to 10 semester hours.
Certificate Programs: $1,125 per semester hour.
Nursing Fees (Traditional Prelicensure BSN and Graduate Degrees)- All fees are non-refundable unless otherwise noted. Second Degree Prelicensure Accelerated BSN tuition and most fees: click here
|Reservation Deposit||$200 non-refundable, applicable to tuition|
|Liability Insurance||$25 per year (charged to students Spring Semester)|
|Activities Fee||$125 per semester|
|Lab / Course Fee||
$100 for NUR 302; NUR 304; and NUR 400
|Orientation fee||$40 (paid with deposit) all programs except RN-BSN which is $15|
|Purchase of a lab Nurse Pak||Prices vary. Required for select courses (NUR 302, NUR 304, NUR 602); Information is available from course instructors NUR 302, 304, and 602|
|Nursing Central Software Fee||$159 upon initial enrollment into NUR 302, NURN 301|
|Exam Soft Testing Fee||$27 NUR 304, NUR 306, NUR 400, NUR 405, NUR 603, NUR 643, NUR 653, NUR 661|
$30 NUR 621
|ATI Standardized Testing Fee||
$100 (charged Fall Semester) for NUR 302
|CERT Prep Fee||$500 for NUR 644 & DNP 744|
$50 NUR 302
|White Coat Ceremony||$40 for NUR 302 and NUR 603|
|Pinning/Hooding and Graduation Fee||$150|
|Make-up Examinations||$25 per examination|
|HURST Review (NCLEX-RN Prep)||$325 for NUR 404|
|Reenrollment Fee||$50 Charged to all students who are entering a course for a second time|
|Miscellaneous University Fees|
|Facilities and Technology Fee
(Determined by University)
|Audit||See Associate Dean of Program for approval of audit; regular tuition rate applies|
|ProQuest||Cost for Dissertation determined by ProQuest|
|Late Payment Fee||$50|
|Registration Reinstatement Fee||$50 Charged to students dropped for non-payment and must re-register|
|Payment Plan Fee||$50|
|Transcript Related Fees||No charge for two to five day service
$25 Transcript on demand (immediate service; fee determined by Registrar)
$5 Document faxing fee
|Returned Check Fee||$50 or 1% of the face value of the check, whichever is greater. Fees for returned checks must be paid in cash, cashier's check, or money order. After two returned checks, students are on a 'cash only' basis with the University.|
There are additional costs for students in all programs, such as CPR, Education Screening Services (ESS), and criminal background check. These fees are not on a Mercer University billing statement but will be required to be completed by the student.
University Housing 2019-2020 - Atlanta Campus
All prices include: All utilities, basic cable, local telephone service, Internet access through the University; furnished apartment.
|Please visit the Atlanta Campus University Housing web page for the latest published information: CLICK HERE|
*While every effort is made to provide accurate and timely information, the College cannot and does not guarantee or warranty that the information contained herein is correct, complete, or up-to-date. The College reserves the right to make appropriate changes in any information, to include procedures, policies, calendars, requirements, programs, courses and fees, without notice. We encourage readers to contact the College by telephone or in person to obtain the most current information.
*Method of Payment - Tuition, special fees, housing, and other assessments may be paid by cash, check, money order (made payable to Mercer University). The University also accepts online payments by E-check or credit card. Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover payments will be assessed a small convenience fee. Online Payments can be remitted through MyMercer. Check your student portal for more information.