TN Promise Covered and Non-Covered Fees

Tennessee Promise is both a scholarship and mentoring program focused on increasing the number of students that attend college in our state. It provides students a last-dollar scholarship, meaning the scholarship will cover tuition and fees not covered by the Pell grant, the HOPE scholarship or state student assistance funds.

Fees covered by TN Promise

  • Maintenance Fee: $168 per credit hour
  • Student Activity Fee: $6 per semester
  • Technology Access Fee: $116 per semester
  • Campus Access Fee: $27 per semester
  • International Education: $7 per semester
  • TN Promise can cover a small portion TN eCampus fees. The amount of the fees covered changes depending on the number of hours enrolled.

Fees and expenses NOT covered by TN Promise

  • Textbooks
  • TN eCampus Course Fee: $67 credit hour
  • Science Consumables Fee: $15 class
  • Nursing Materials Fee: $25
  • Nursing Competency Test
    • First Year: $66
    • Second Year: $189
  • LPN to RN Bridge: $33
  • Applied Music Fee: $55 per credit hour
  • Siemens Exam Fee Level I: $150
  • Siemens Exam Fee Level II: $150
  • Medical Laboratory Tech Fee: $50
  • Allied Health Liability Ins Fee: $10
  • Medical Laboratory Lab Fee: $25