Doctor of Nursing Practice—Family Nurse Practitioner

2022-23 Self-Supporting Graduate Professional Degree Program (SSGPDP) Fees for the Doctor of Nursing PracticeFamily Nurse Practitioner, DNP-FNP

This is a three-year (12 quarters) full-time hybrid program that prepares graduates to deliver care as family nurse practitioners. Total program fee includes Access to Student Services fee. Health insurance is charged separately. 

  • Access to Student Services – Level II (Partial Access and Representation)
    • Students have access to the library, primary health care on campus (with co-pay), student mental health care, as well as representation and access to purchase student health insurance. 

Total Program Fees:



Program Fee

New Students Entering in 2022

$114,960 for 12 quarters

Students who are eligible for the 11 quarter program will pay one quarter less in fees. Quarterly fee is approximately $9,580.

Each student admitted to the Doctor of Nursing PracticeFamily Nurse Practitioner (D.N.P.-F.N.P.) program at the Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing receives financial support to cover approximately 30% of program fee. The program fees listed here do not include this support. For more information please see Admissions and aid for Doctor of Nursing Practice — Family Nurse Practitioner Degree Program.   

CHARGES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.  Some or all instruction for all or part of the Academic Year may be delivered remotely.  Tuition and fees have been set regardless of the method of instruction and will not be refunded in the event instruction occurs remotely for any part of the Academic Year.  Figures for tuition and fees represent currently approved or proposed amounts and may not be final.  Actual tuition and fees are subject to change by the University of California as determined to be necessary or appropriate.  Final approved tuition and fee levels may differ from the amounts presented.

All new Undergraduate, Graduate Academic, and Graduate Professional students admitted for Academic Year 2022-23 will be charged a one-time, life-time document fee of $150.00. Graduate students in the strictly professional degrees (M.D., J.D., D.V.M. and M.B.A.) are excluded and will continue with Pay-per-service charges. More information about the document fee is available at UC Davis Office of Registrar, Document Fee.

The University of California Regents mandates that all students have health insurance. UC Davis automatically enrolls all registered students in the UC Student Health Insurance Plan (UC SHIP). If students have comparable insurance and do not want to be enrolled in UC SHIP, they must apply for a UC SHIP waiver by the date specified for their school. More information about the UC SHIP is available at Student Health and Counseling Services.

Effective Fall 2022, all graduate students will be charged a UC Graduate and Professional Council (UCGPC) Systemwide Fee. The UCGPC Systemwide Fee is an annual, opt-out fee of $7 per undergraduate student to be charged at the beginning of each academic term. The fees will be assessed in the fall, winter, and spring terms only; the fees will not be assessed during summer sessions. $3 for the fall quarter, $2 for the winter quarter, and $2 for the spring quarter. 

Cal Vet exemption covers mandatory systemwide charges assessed by academic programs that receive State support. Cal Vet waivers may not be used for self-supporting programs.

The Access to Student Services fee required by UC Davis Graduate Studies Policy GS2014-01 is included in the fee amounts above.

A $90 Candidacy Fee is assessed to all doctoral students who have advanced to candidacy.  For more information, please visit Graduate Studies.

The $159 International Student Administrative Fee for graduate international students will be charged one-time to all newly admitted graduate international students who are either sponsored by UC Davis for F-1 or J-1 status or would be sponsored by UC Davis for F-1 or J-1 status if physically present in the U.S. More information about the International Student Administrative Fee is available at Services for International Students and Scholars' Fees & Tuition page.