Cost & Transfer Credits
Program costs for Capella's online RN-to-BSN Degree Completion 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.
Tuition & Fees
Tuition varies by lower and upper-division courses:
- Per lower-division credit (courses numbered at the 1000-2000 level) $336 per credit
- Per upper-division credit (courses numbered at the 3000-4000 level) $360 per credit
Resource Kit $125 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.
Enroll in up to 3 courses per quarter. By maximizing your courseload each quarter, you can graduate significantly sooner.
$2,500 every 12-week billing session
Take as many courses as you can (2 courses can be taken simultaneously) while paying one flat rate every 12 weeks. The more courses you complete, the faster you graduate.
This tuition estimate is effective July 11, 2016, 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 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 and get help organizing your financial aid tasks with Capella’s financial aid planning checklist.
Potentially reduce the time and cost of finishing your degree by maximizing your transfer credits. Students can save by transferring previous academic course work into their Capella program. Undergraduate course work completed at an institution accredited by a U.S. Department of Education-recognized accrediting agency or an internationally recognized institution will be considered, regardless of how long ago they were earned. With your permission, we will request your transcripts on your behalf and pay any associated fees.
Transfer up to 135 quarter credits.
Sophia Low-Cost General Education Courses
Sophia Pathways: An Accelerated, Flexible, Low-Cost Option for Fulfilling Your General Education Credits
Save money and take your Bachelor's general education required courses faster through Sophia Pathways: Capella’s self-paced learning partner. Just like at Capella, Sophia courses are offered online—only you can take them whenever you like, at your own pace, for a fraction of the cost.
Learn more about Sophia Pathways.
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Potentially save money with grants, scholarships, military tuition discounts, and more.
Capella provides support to keep students and alumni on track, academically and financially. We offer in-depth financial aid counseling as well as online resources such as webinars, financial calculators, and more. Your enrollment counselor has extensive training in education financing and is ready to answer your questions.
To learn more, call 877.295.6782, or email us. When you connect with Capella, we will immediately put you in touch with an enrollment counselor trained to assist you with specific questions and needs for your area of interest.