The value of a college education is priceless in today’s world. At Northwest State, you can earn that college degree at a significantly lower cost than you would pay at a four-year college or university.

TUITION
CREDIT
HOURS
IN-STATE
TUITION
OUT-OF-STATE
TUITION
1 157.33 308.66
2 314.66 617.32
3 471.99 925.98
4 629.32 1,234.64
5 786.65 1,543.30
6 943.98 1,851.96
7 1,101.31 2,160.62
8 1,258.65 2,469.23
9 1,415.97 2,777.94
10 1,573.30 3,086.60
11 1,730.63 3,395.26
12 1,887.96 3,703.92
13 2,045.29 4,012.58
14 2,202.62 4,321.24
15 2,359.95 4,629.90
16 2,517.28 4,938.56
17 2,674.61 5,247.22
18 2,831.94 5,555.88
19 2,989.27 5,864.54
20 3,146.60 6,173.20

Above rates are effective as of summer 2016. The average full-time student will take 12-15 credit hours per semester. Click here for a complete list of 2016-2017 lab fees.

STUDENT FEES
Academic Fresh Start/application per course $10
Academic Fresh Start/transcript placement fee per course $20
Credit by Documentation(includes portfolio evaluation) $45-$262
Distance Learning $25
Facility Fee (off-campus) $21-$196
Dean’s Leadership Cluster Domestic Travel Fees $0-$1,500
Dean’s Leadership Cluster International Travel Fees $0-$3,000
Fingerprinting – BCI $27.50
Fingerprinting – FBI $30
Installment Plan $20
Late Payment Fee $50
Late Registration Fee $50
Medical Fresh Start Petition Fee $20
NSF Check Fee $20
Nursing Acceptance Deposit Fee $100
Proficiency Examination Fee $45-$262
Retesting Placement Test Fee $20
Student Fee $41
Student ID Replacement Fee $10