The Master of Arts in Nursing consists of 33 course credits (8 three semester credit hour courses plus practica). Financial assistance is available to degree-seeking students enrolled full time in the MA-Nursing program. Two 3 semester credit courses per semester (6 semester credits) is considered full time. Find current program costs on the Student Financial Services website.
You may be eligible for financial aid including state and federal loans or grants. If your employer provides tuition assistance, you can participate in Augsburg’s employer tuition reimbursement program.
We also offer several scholarships and tuition discounts which may be available to you, including the following:
Students who received either their bachelor’s degree or a graduate degree from Augsburg College and return to Augsburg as either an adult undergraduate or graduate student are eligible to receive a grant. Please make sure your addmissions counselor is aware that you are an alumni. The grant amount for the 2014-2015 summer term and for the 2015-2016 academic year for graduate programs is $80.00 per credit. This is the only grant that can be used in conjunction with those listed below starting fall term 2015. For more information, visit Payment Plans and Discounts.
American Indian Scholarships
American Indian students who meet federal, state, or tribal requirements may apply for special scholarships. For more information, please contact Augsburg’s American Indian Student Services Program director at 612-330-1144.
AmeriCorps/Lutheran Volunteer Corps Discount
Augsburg offers a tuition grant for students who have served with AmeriCorps at least half-time for one year. For more information, visit Payment Plans and Discounts.
Military Tuition Grant
Individuals who are serving or have served in the military may qualify for a tuition grant. For more information, visit the Payment Plans and Discounts.
Augsburg Partnership Grant
Individuals who are employed by corporations/institutions that are participating in the Augsburg Partnership Grant program and are newly enrolling in specified Augsburg degree programs may be eligible for a tuition discount in the form of a grant. This discount may also apply to students who have successfully completed a Leadership Course from participating Chambers of Commerce. For more information, visit Payment Plans and Discounts.
Parents or spouses of current Augsburg students or alumni who take courses as either an Adult Undergraduate or Graduate student are eligible to receive a grant. Please make sure your admissions counselor is aware of your family connection to Augsburg. For more information, visit Payment Plans and Discounts.
For more information on financial aid or tuition discount programs, contact the Enrollment Center.
Minnesota Nurses Association
The Minnesota Nurses Association offers scholarships to nurses who are members. See the MNA website for information.