Cost & Transfer Credits
Program costs for Capella's online Masters in Gerontology Nursing specialization are based on many factors, such as transfer credits, number of courses per quarter and employer or association discounts. Your own costs will be unique to you, but our tuition calculator can help provide you with a personalized tuition cost estimate.
This tuition estimate is effective July 8, 2013, and is subject to change.
- Tuition per credit $375
You may take one to three courses per quarter.
Total tuition: $21,375
Ways to Reduce Tuition
Reduce the time and cost of finishing your degree by maximizing your transfer credits. For the Masters in Gerontology Nursing program, you may transfer a maximum of 12 quarter credits, saving up to $4,500.
Military discounts include a 10% tuition discount on graduate programs, saving over $2,000 on the Masters in Gerontology Nursing program.
Employer & Association Discounts
Employers, including hospitals, clinics and care centers, recognize that Capella degree programs are designed for on-the-job impact. Hundreds of organizations, including national nursing associations and more than 50 health care providers are aligned with Capella as an education partner. Tuition discounts and grants from being affiliated with these employers can make your degree more affordable, saving you thousands on the Masters in Gerontology Nursing program.
Students in Capella nursing programs will have access to free online textbooks, which means a lower overall cost and quick content.
There are no fees (technology, course room, etc.) added to your tuition.
In addition to Capella-sponsored scholarship and grant opportunities, there are many other third-party scholarship programs available to help you fund your online Masters in Gerontology Nursing specialization. Explore our list to find a scholarship solution that fits your unique goals and circumstances.