Tuition & Fees

Program costs for Capella's online DNP program are based on many factors. Your own costs will be unique to you, but our tuition calculator can help provide you a personalized tuition cost estimate.

Courses $800 per credit
Enroll in up to three courses per quarter. By maximizing your courseload each quarter, you can graduate significantly sooner.

This program requires a minimum of 1,000 post-baccalaureate practicum hours, with at least 500 hours at the DNP level. If approved, Capella will recognize up to 500 hours from your previous post baccalaureate experience.

Resource Kit $175 per quarter

Your Resource Kit covers the cost of all required course materials including eBooks, textbooks, interactive media, software, course packs, articles, test kits, and other instructional materials.

This tuition estimate is effective July 8, 2019, and is subject to change.

Capella is committed to a transparent pricing policy. In addition to your tuition, you may be responsible for additional costs, such as textbooks and an application fee. Find out more about the best financing and payment options to help you complete your program.

Federal aid is available to help manage the costs of higher education. Learn more about financing your education.