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Estimated Expenses

Students needing financial assistance should contact the Financial Aid Office​ for application forms, filing procedures and deadlines. 

Several area hospitals offer financial assistance to students pursuing healthcare careers. For more information and to obtain a scholarship booklet, contact the Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council at 972-719-4900.​

Prerequisites Dallas County Resident Out of County Resident Out of State/Country Resident
Tuition (14 credit hours)$826$1,554$2,436
Textbooks, Lab Manuals$500$500$500
Total:$1,326$2,054$2,936


Semester I Dallas County Resident Out of County Resident
Out of State/Country Resident
Tuition (15 credits)$855$1,665$2,610
Nursing Textbooks$2,000$2,000$2,000
Syllabi$40$40$40
Support Course Textbooks, Lab Manuals$175$175$175
Nurse Pac (Skills Lab practice materials)$85$85$85
Professional Liability Insurance$20$20$20
Testing Fees$148$148$148
CPR Certification$65$65$65
Physical Exam and Immunizations**$500$500$500
Uniforms, Medical Supplies$350$350$350
Background Check/Drug Screen$160$160$160
Total:$4,428$5,208$6,153


Semester II Dallas County Resident Out of County Resident Out of State/Country Resident
Tuition (11 credit hours)$649$1,221$1,914
Nursing Syllabi$40$40$40
Support Course Textbooks, Lab Manuals$200$200$200
Nurse Pac (Skills Lab Practice Materials)$154$154$154
Testing Fees$148$148$148
Total:$1,191$1,763$2,456


Semester III Dallas County Resident Out of County Resident Out of State/Country Resident
Tuition (10 credit hours)$649$1,221$1,914
Nursing Syllabi$40$40$40
Elective Course Textbook$75$75$75
Testing Fees$148$148$148
CPR Certification$65$65$65
Total:$918$1,438$2,068


Semester IV Dallas County Resident Out of County Resident Out of State/Country Resident
Tuition (10 credit hours)$590$1,110$1,740
Nursing Syllabi$75$75$75
Testing Fees$148$148$148
NCLEX-RN Application Fee$200$200$200
NCLEX-RN License Fee$150$150$150
Professional Liability Insurance$20$20$20
Total Hours:$1,183$1,703$2,333
Total Estimated Program Expense: $9,046 $12,166 $15,946

** Immunization charges are estimates

***Tuition and other costs are subject to change. Please refer to the current course schedule for the tuition table:  https://www1.dcccd.edu/catalog/GeneralInfo/TuitionCost/schedule.cfm?loc=BHC

See the Cashier's Office about a  Tuition Payment Plan Option.