RN-BSN Gateway Classes (100% online)
The normal Gateway course load is nine credit hours per semester (for 3 semesters) for a total of 27 credit hours. Please see the Fee Estimator or Online and Distance fee schedules distributed by the Bursars Office or the for current rates. For 2022-23, tuition for nine credit hours is $3,724 for Tennessee residents and $3,958 for out-of-state. In addition, there is a $105 per credit hour Nursing differential fee.
Other UTC Classes (on-campus)
If you take additional on-campus general education classes at UTC, those will be billed at the regular fee schedule. Your advisor can tell you how many general education classes you will need to earn a BSN.
Some Gateway classes require a textbook, so budget around $250/semester for this expense. Used books, rental textbooks, or e-Book versions can lower your cost.
Check with your employer to see if you may be reimbursed for tuition and other expenses. You may also be eligible for Financial Aid.