Master of Nursing

Tuition and Aid

The Master of Nursing is a state-based tuition program. Tuition remains the same during a student's first two academic years in the program. After year two, the tuition is subject to increase (typically a 2-3% increase). Eligible UW and State employees may utilize UW tuition exemption to one course in the program. 

Status Annual University Tuition and Fees
Full time enrollment 
Resident  $18,471 - without summer quarter
$25,196 - with summer quarter
Non-Resident

$32,163 - without summer quarter
$43,851 - with summer quarter

Stated estimations are unofficial for general planning purposes only and derived from the UW Graduate Tuition Dashboard. To be classified or reclassified as a resident visit the UW Guide - Understanding Washington State Residency

Program fees

  • $132.00 administrative fee for Health & Safety verification with our online vendor (CastleBranch). Community partners may have additional onboarding costs. 
  • $75 course fee for the BNURS 590 course which supports the salary of health and safety compliance coordinator.

Funding options including loan forgiveness programs

Veteran benefits

  • UW Bothell provides information and assistance though Veterans Services. This includes the VA Tuition Reduction Program and other support. 

Scholarships resources


Updated January 2023