Program Costs (Estimated *)

Preadmission Testing Fees (ATI TEAS V) SJC On-Campus    
        Study Manual - SJC Bookstore        60.00 
        First Testing Period Exam           60.00 
        Second Testing Period Exam        60.00 
College Application Fee - SJC
Nursing Program Application Fee - SJC      None
College Application Fee - UNM $15.00 -$20.00
Nursing Program Application Fee - UNM $60.00
SJC Tuition and Credit Hour Fees: (NM Resident)
     Application Prerequisites (26 Credit Hours)
     Level 1 Prerequisties (23 Credit Hours)    
     First Year Level 1 and 2 Semester (30 Credit Hours)     
     Second Year Level 3 and 4 Semesters (24 Credit Hours)    
SJC Tuition and Credit Hour Fees:  (Non- NM Resident)
UNM Tuition and Credit Hour Fees
Textbooks/ Packets  
     Level 1 and Level 2    2500.00
     Level 3 and Level 4      500.00
     Level 5                              250.00
Physical Examinsation & Immunizations/Titers**       400.00
Uniforms/Shoes/Instruments       250.00
ATI Test Fees  
     Level 1 and Level 2      425.00
     Level 3 and Level 4       350.00
Program Fees $150.00 per semester
NCLEX-RN Licensing Exam    $500.00 

* All costs are approximated projected costs and actual costs may vary.

** Physical Examination & Immunization / Titer costs may range from $250.00 to $500.00.

Additional fees may apply related to criminal background checks/screening.

Students are required to have health insurance for the duration of the program. Health plans vary in cost and are not calculated in the estimated costs listed above.

Students are not currently required to maintain personal liability insurance. They are currently covered by the San Juan College's Professional Medical Liability insurance.

Students accepted into the nursing program will be required to complete a criminal background check screening and complete/maintain CPR certification, physical examination, immunizations and travel arrangements to clinical sites.

Accredited by the

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN)

National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, Inc
3343 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 850
Atlanta, GA   30326



Meets full approval of

        The New Mexico Board of Nursing
6301 Indian School NE, Suite 710
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110
Fax:  505/841-8347 Ph:  505/841-8340

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For more information, please call Department of Nursing at (505) 566-3224. Or send an email to