Estimated Vocational Nursing Tuition

Estimated Expenses for the Vocational Nursing Program

Expenses:  Expenses are subject to change due to action by the State Legislature, Board of Regents, or program requirements.

Texas/Louisiana Residents

Non-Texas Residents

Pre/Co-Requisite Tuition (18 credit hrs)

$2394

$9990

Criminal Background Check through Identigo (Texas Board of Nursing)

$50

$50

Entrance Exam (TEAS test) – each attempt

$70

$70

Total

$2,514

$10,110

SEMESTER I

 

 

Tuition

$1596

$6660

Physical Examination

$100

100

Required textbooks (new)*

$692

692

Uniforms/equipment (Specific uniform information will be given on acceptance into the program)**

$150

$150

Immunization Expenses (if needed)**

$365

$365

Liability Insurance

$15

$15

ATI complete package (1st installment)

$670

$670

Semester Total

$3,588

$8,652

SEMESTER II

 

 

Tuition

$1463

$6105

Books (new)

$272

$272

ATI complete package (2nd installment)

$670

$670

Semester Total

$2,405

$7,047

SEMESTER III

 

 

Tuition

$1330

$5550

Books

$120

$120

ATI complete package (3rd installment) includes Live NCLEX-PN Review

$670

$670

Cap and Gown

$40

$40

LVN Licensure fees

$300

$327

Semester Total

$2,460

$6,707

PROGRAM TOTAL (All fees listed are approximate and subject to change)

$10,967

$32,516

Tuition/fees listed above are as printed in the Lamar State College Orange Fall 2020 Class Schedule. Future amounts may be different. See www.lsco.edu/tuitionfees.

Books may be purchased used or e-books. Many of the books will be used throughout the program.

** Following acceptance into the program, details will be given concerning the official VN student uniform. The uniform is the same as Basic Nursing with the addition of a lab jacket.


AS OF FALL 1995, LOUISIANA RESIDENTS PAY IN-STATE TUITION