Tuition and Estimated Cost

2021-2022 Per Credit Fees 

Resident      Non-Resident


$255 $1046


  $336   $1135 


2021-2022 Cizik School of Nursing Summary Estimate of Resident Tuition & Fees by Program
Program Cost
RN to BSN $ 11222
Pacesetter BSN $ 24531
RN to MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner  On HOLD
MSN - Nurse Practitioner track $ 17483
MSN - Nursing Leadership track $ 16287
ER/Trauma Post-Master's $ 4549
BSN to DNP - Nurse Anesthesia $ 51312
BSN to DNP - Nurse Practitioner $ 32770
Post-Master's DNP 
     NP & CNS - track $18364
     Informatics track  $ 22956
     Nurse Anesthetist track  $ 17458
     Nurse Executive track  $ 17804
PhD $ 26428


The Cizik School of Nursing is proud to offer a top-quality education at an affordable cost. To assist you in understanding the full financial commitment to attend UTHealth, you will find the program cost estimate sheets helpful in understanding the tuition, fee, and indirect cost such as housing, transportation and books.

The financial aid process is managed by the UTHealth Financial Aid Office who can provide detailed information about financial aid eligibility, application processes, billing and disbursement schedules.

99 Hour Rule

A resident doctoral student who has a total of 100 or more semester credit hours of doctoral work at an institution of higher education is required to pay nonresident doctoral tuition rates. Call713-500-3361 for more information.

Estimated Cost by Program

All documents are PDF and will open in a new browser window/tab.

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
RN to MSN (for ADN-prepared RNs)
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (PHD)
Doctor of Nursing Practice Program (DNP)