Tuition and Fees for UnityPoint - Methodist College

Tuition & Fees 2020-2021 

Tuition and fees outlined below for the 2020-2021 academic year were approved by the Methodist College Board of Directors at their regularly scheduled meeting in December 2019.

Tuition Payment

Enrollment Deposit

The Enrollment Deposit for Methodist College is $100.

Pay Enrollment Deposit with Credit Card (link to PayPal)

Becoming a Methodist College student starts here.  Methodist College requires all applicants to officially accept their offer of admission by paying a nonrefundable $100 enrollment deposit.  When the deposit is received it will be marked as a credit on your student account.  This will allow you to register for student orientation.

If you pay your Enrollment Deposit and choose not to attend Methodist College, it is NOT refundable. You may choose to defer one semester without having to pay an additional enrollment deposit. If you choose to defer, please contact the Admissions Office at (309) 672-5513.

If you need to make other payment arrangements, please contact the Methodist College Bursar by calling (309) 282-8462 or by emailing mcbursar@methodistcol.edu.

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Refund Policy

All refunds for tuition and fees will be processed the week after a credit balance is on the student's CAMS ledger. Refunds will either be a check issued and mailed or by Direct Deposit if the student is enrolled the CashNet on their CAMS account. For questions regarding refunds, please email the Bursar at mcbursar@methodistcol.edu.

Tuition Refund Schedule 2019-2020 (PDF)

Tuition Refund Schedule 2020-2021 (PDF)


Tuition for Summer 2020

Tuition for Bachelor Degrees (Nursing, Social Work, Healthcare Management) - $660.00/credit hour

Tuition for Medical Assistant - $329/credit hour

Master of Science in Nursing (Nurse Educator, Nurse Leader Executive, Generalist, Post-Master's Certificates) - $760.00

Master of Science in Nursing Pre-licensure - $825.00

Fees as outlined below by program. (Fees will be charged at 1/2 rate for Summer semesters [1-5 credit hours]).

Fees for Academic Year 2020-2021 (Fall-Spring-Summer)

Bachelor of Science in Nursing Pre-Licensure and Second Degree Program Tuition and Fee Schedule*

*Subject to change without notice.

Tuition*

$677.00 per credit hour

Fees*

 

Application Fee

$25

Intent deposit

$100

Laboratory Fee

$110/semester

Technology Fee

$225/semester

Student Development Fee

$75/semester

Testing Fee

$420/semester

 Internship Course Fee

$100 (only when enrolled in internship)

Graduation Fee

$200 (final semester only)

Parking Fee

$30 per semester

 Malpractice Insurance

$10/semester

Other Fees

 

Late payment of ledger

$50

Payment Plan Fee through
CashNet in CAMS.

$35

Tuition Refund

See refund schedule

Transcript Fee

See Student Record Policy

Miscellaneous Additional Fees

Paid to sources other than the College.
(Prices will vary depending on supplier.)

Uniforms and Accessories

$300

Books/Supplies

$2,000-$2,500

Examsoft™

$22.50/semester

CastleBranch (Health Records)

$35 (one time fee)
Laptop $500 to $2,500
Course Proficiency Fee Cost varies by exam
Cap and Gown $40 (final semester only)
NXLEX-RN® Application/License $389 (final semester only)

(Actual amounts depend on prices at time of purchase)


RN-BSN Program Tuition and Fee Schedule*


Tuition*

$677.00** per credit hour

 Fees

 

 Application Fee

$25
Intent Deposit $100
Technology Fee $225/semester
Graduation Fee $200 (final semester only)
Parking Fee  $30/semester
 Malpractice Insurance $10/semester

Other Fees (if applicable) 

 

Late Payment of ledger

$50
Payment Plan Fee through
CashNet in CAMS
$35
Tuition Refund See refund schedule
Transcript Fee See Student Record Policy

Miscellaneous Additional Fees 

 Paid to sources other than the College.
 (Prices will vary depending on supplier.)

Lab Coat with Methodist College Emblem $50
Books/Supplies $1,000-$1,500
Laptop $500-$2,500
Course Proficiency Fee Cost varies by exam
Cap and Gown $40 (final semester only)
(Actual amounts depend on prices at time of purchase)
*Subject to change without notice.
**25% discount for UnityPoint Health Methodist, Proctor and Pekin nurses)

Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management and Bachelor of Social Work
Tuition and Fee Schedule*

(Actual amounts depend on prices at time of purchase)
*Subject to change without notice.

Tuition*

$677.00 per credit hour

Fees*

 

Application Fee

$25
Intent Deposit $100
Student Development Fee $75/semester
Technology Fee $225/semester
Graduation Fee $200 (final semester only)
Parking Fee $30/semester
 Malpractice Insurance $10/semester

Other Fees (if applicable)

 

Late Payment of ledger $50
Payment Plan Fee through
CashNet in CAMS
$35
Tuition Refund See Refund Schedule
Transcript Fee See Student Record Policy

Miscellaneous Additional Fees

Paid to sources other than the College
(Prices will vary depending on supplier.)
Books/Supplies $1,000-$2,000
Examsoft™ $22.50/semester
CastleBranch (Health Records) $35 (one time fee)
Laptop $500-$2,500
Course Proficiency Fee Cost varies by exam
Cap and Gown $40 (final semester only)



Gerontology Certificate Tuition and Fee Schedule*

(For students not currently enrolled in a Baccalaureate program at Methodist College.)

Tuition* 

$677.00 per credit hour

Fees*

 
Application Fee $25
Intent deposit $100
Technology Fee $225/semester
Student Development Fee $75/semester
Parking Fee $30/semester
 Malpractice Insurance $10/semester

Other Fees (if applicable)

 
Late Payment Fee $50
Payment Plan Fee through
CashNet in CAMS
$35
Tuition Refund See Refund Schedule
Transcript Fee See Student Record Policy

Miscellaneous Additional Fees

Paid to sources other than the College (prices will vary depending on supplier.)
Lab Coat with Methodist College Emblem $50
Books/Supplies $1,000
CastleBranch (Health Records) $35 (One time fee)
Laptop $300 to $2,500
Course Proficiency Fee Cost varies by exam
Cap and Gown $40 (final semester only)

(Actual amounts depend on prices at time of purchase)
*Subject to change without notice.


Medical Assistant Tuition and Fee Schedule*

Tuition*

$329 per credit hour

Fees*

 
Application Fee $25
Intent Deposit $100 (applied to first tuition payment)
Technology Fee $225/semester
Student Development Fee $75/semester
Parking Fee $30/semester
 Malpractice Insurance $10/semester

Other Fees (if applicable)

 
Late Payment of ledger $50
Payment Plan Fee through
CashNet in CAMS
$35
Tuition Refund See refund schedule
Transcript Fee See Student Record Policy

Miscellaneous Additional Fees

Paid to sources other than the College (Prices will vary depending on supplier.) 

Certification Test Fee

$125 or $250 (depending on membership)
Lab Coat with Methodist College Emblem $50
CPR Certification $55
Methodist College Scrubs $60 per set
Books/Supplies $3,500
CastleBranch (Health Records) $35 (One time fee)
Laptop $900
Examsoft™ $22.50/semester
Clinical Equipment $100
Course Proficiency Fee Cost varies by exam
Cap and Gown $40 (final semester only)

(Actual amounts depend on prices at time of purchase.)
*Subject to change without notice

Medical Assistant Gainful Employment Disclosure (PDF)


Nursing Assistant Tuition Payment Schedule and Reimbursement Schedule*

Tuition and Fees

(billable through student's Methodist College student account)
$1500.00 - Nursing Assistant Certificate Program Tuition
$50.00 - Technology Fee
$30.00 - Parking Fee
$10.00 Medical Malpractice Insurance

Total Tuition and Fees Paid to Methodist College: $1590.00

Miscellaneous costs include:

  • $25 application fee (paid to the College prior to admission to the NA Program)*
  • $100 Intent Deposit (Non-refundable deposit paid to Methodist College before New Student Orientation and applied toward tuition costs)*
  • $45/$50 Fingerprinting-Background Check Fee (paid to vendor at time of fingerprinting)
  • $35 CastleBranch Fee (paid directly to CastleBranch when setting up the online portal to upload required health records)
  •  State Exam Cost (Paid to State of Illinois  to take the Illinois Certified Nursing Assistant exam)
  • $60 Methodist College scrubs (Methodist College Campus Store) 
  • Supplies
*Subject to change without notice.

Nursing Assistant Payment Plan Schedule

Payment 

Semester Schedule

$100 Intent Deposit

Due before Orientation

 1/2 Tuition and Fees

Due before classes begin

1/2 Tuition and Fees

Due before clinicals begin

Tuition and Fees must be paid by the last day of theory class (please see Nursing Assistant course schedule to determine this date). Any student who fails to pay by the deadline will not be allowed to continue on to the clinical portion of the course.

Nursing Assistant Program Refund Schedule

Refund 

Semester Schedule

 Full refund of tuition paid On or before 7th Day of Semester
75% refund of tuition paid Day 8 to Day 14 of Semester
50% refund of tuition paid Day 15 to Day 21 of Semester
Zero refund Day 22 and after end of Semester


Master of Science in Nursing (Nurse Educator, Nurse Leader, and Generalist | Post Master's Certificates)*

Tuition*

$779 per credit hour

Fees*

 
 Application Fee $25
 Intent Deposit $100
 Malpractice Insurance  $10.00/semester
 Parking Fee $30.00/semester
 Laboratory Fee $110/semester
Technology Fee $225.00/semester
Graduation Fee $200 (final semester only)

Other Fees 

 
Late Payment of ledger $50 
Payment Plan through 
CashNet in CAMS
$35
Tuition Refund See refund schedule
Transcript Fee See Student Record Policy

Miscellaneous Additional
Fees 

 Paid to sources other than the College
(Prices will vary depending on supplier.)
Books/Supplies $2,000-$2,500
Examsoft™ $22.50/semester
CastleBranch (Health Records $35 (One time fee)
Laptop $500-$2500
Shadow Health $99 (Faculty members will provide information in appropriate courses)
Academic Regalia $50 (final semester only)

(Actual amounts depend on prices at time of purchase.)
*Subject to change without notice


Master of Science in Nursing - Prelicensure

Tuition*

$825 per credit hour

 Fees*

 
 Application Fee $25
 Intent Deposit $100
 Activity Fee $75/semester
 ATI Fee  $420/semester
Laboratory Fee $110/semester
Parking Fee $30/semester
 Internship Course Fee $100
Technology Fee $225/semester
Malpractice  Insurance Fee $10/semester
Graduation Fee $200 (final semester only)

Other Fees

 
Late payment of ledger $50
Payment Plan fee through
CashNet in CAMS
$35
Tuition Refund: See refund schedule
Transcript Fee: See Student Record Policy

Miscellaneous Additional
Fees 

Paid to sources other than the College
(Prices will vary depending on supplier.)

Uniforms and Accessories

$300
Books/Supplies $2000-$2500
Examsoft™ $22.50/semester

CastleBranch (Health Records)

$35 (One time fee)
Laptop $500 to $2500
Course Proficiency Fee Cost varies by Exam
Shadow Health $99 (Faculty members will provide information in appropriate courses)
Academic Regalia $50 (final semester only)
(Actual amounts depend on prices at time of purchase.)
*Subject to change without notice