Tuition & Fees

(Fall 2014, Spring 2015, Summer 2015)

Tuition is calculated on a per credit basis each semester. Below you will find a listing of the tuition rates for your school. The activity fee is mandatory for all students, so it has been included below. For a listing of all other fees, including room and board and health insurance, please see "2014-2015 Fees".

Physical Therapy $1,147 per credit hour
Nutrition $1,115 per credit hour
Doctor of Nursing Practice $1,234 per credit hour
Direct Entry
$1,246 per credit hour
RN-MSN $1,246 per credit hour
PhD in Health Professions $1,115 per credit hour
Activity Fee $100 per semester
Human Anatomy Laboratory Fee (one-time fee for PT students only) $750

2014-2015 Nursing@Simmons

Master of Science in Nursing $1,246 per credit hour
R.N. to M.S.N. $1,246 per credit hour
R.N. to B.S.N. $1208 per credit hour plus a one-time $1000 fee for the clinical professional reflection
Activity Fee $100 per semester

2014-2015 C.A.G.S. in Health Profession Education

Application Fee* $50
Total cost of program $14,000

*These figures reflect the 2013-2014 rates. Rates for the 2014-2015 academic year will be provided as soon as they become available.

2014-2015 Fees

The following fees will only be assessed if applicable to your situation. Please note, health insurance is automatically added to the bill only if the student is enrolled full time (9 or more credits). If a full time student does not wish to use the school provided health insurance, they must complete the waiver form online, each academic year, at

Simmons College does not offer health insurance coverage to students enrolled in less than 9 credits OR the dependent(s) of any Simmons College student.

Room and Board (Fall and Spring) $7,688 per semester
Room and Board (Summer - Single) $180 per week
Room and Board (Summer - Double) $135 per week
Health Center Fee
(mandatory for students living on campus)
$395 per semester
Health Insurance $4,365 per year
Study Abroad Fee $420 per semester