Graphic that shows Donnelly College is the most affordable private college in kansas or missouri, and that most of our students get financial aid and scholarships. Admissions at Donnelly can help you become a student at Donnelly College in Kansas City Kansas and pursue a higher education that is affordable, diverse, local and Catholic. Donnelly has associate degrees, transfer programs, bachelor's degrees in business leadership and information technology and nursing programs.

Tuition & Fees

Paying for college

Your education is an investment in your future. Donnelly is proud to be a high-quality, affordable college in the heart of Kansas City and was named in the top 100 most affordable private, nonprofit, 4-year colleges and universities in the country (U.S. Department of Education).

Each student’s situation is different, and you might still be wondering, “How do I pay for college?”  It is vital for you to visit our Financial Aid office in person. We will walk you through the process of getting financial aid so you can make your dreams of attending college a reality. Don’t stress; we’re here to help you. You can also use our Net Price Calculator to give you an idea of what the cost of a Donnelly education will be.

The institution makes readily available to students and to the general public clear and complete information including: all student costs, including tuition, fees, training, and incidentals; its financial aid policies, practices, and requirements; and its policy on refunds.


Deadlines matter

To get the most financial support, apply to Donnelly for scholarships as early as possible, and complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by the priority deadline: April 1. If it's past April 1, you can still apply. We often have resources available.


 

Donnelly College Tuition

 

2022-2023

Traditional Associate and Bachelor's Degrees

(per credit hour) $370
Audit (Non-credit) Courses (per credit hour) $123
Nursing Certificate and Degrees (per credit hour)

LPN - $400
RN - $410

Certified Nurse Aid (C.N.A.) Certificate (8-week program) (flat one-time) $850

general fees

 

2022-2023

College Credit Now (per credit hour) $75
Lansing Correctional Facility (per credit hour) $344
IV Therapy (5-day course) (flat one-time) $475
TEAS Test Prep (4-hour course) (flat one-time) $40
Directed C.N.A. (45-hour course) (flat one-time) $425
C.N.A Refresher (10-hour course) (flat one-time) $150
Certified Medication Aide (C.M.A.) (9-day course) (flat one-time) $575
Swift River Virtual Clinicals (LPN) (duration of program)

$200

PROGRAM SPECIFIC Fees

 

2022-2023

Credit by Exam Fee 

(per credit hour) $125

Graduation Fee

(flat one-time) $105
IT Fee (All IT/IS Classes) (per credit hour) $15
Lab Fee (All Science / FA / Theatre) (per credit hour) $15
Assessment Fee - New (Main Campus Students) (flat one-time) $30
Assessment Fee - Continuing (Main Campus Students) (flat one-time per semester) $60
Online Class Fee (All Online Classes) (per credit hour) $30
Student Activity Fee (Main Campus Students) (per credit hour) $15
Transcript Fee - Official (Main Campus Students) (per transcript) $10

Duplicate Diploma (Main Campus Students)

(per diploma)  $25
Lansing Book and Tech Fee (All Lansing Students)  (per semester)  $200

Program Specific Fees - Nursing

2022 - 2023

LPN Lab Supplies (First Semester Only)

$85

ATI Fee for LPN program (Billed equally  over four semesters - Existing students only)

$300

Program Completion & Testing Fee for LPN and A.D.N. - Kansas (Final Semester) $350
Program Completion & Testing Fee for LPN and A.D.N. - Missouri (Final Semester) $225

Contact Us 

Donnelly College Financial Aid
financialaid@donnelly.edu
(913) 621-8739