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Occupational Therapy Professional Programs - Costs & Financial Aid

Our lower, fixed tuition means a USciences degree is a proven investment and has proven value for our graduates. Students who enroll in one of our science or healthcare programs will benefit from a lower and fixed tuition and general fee* for the course of their education. They know the full price to earn that degree from the day they begin—no hidden fees or annual tuition increases, unlike other institutions.

* This pricing does not include room and board, health insurance, or any professional, clinical, or transportation fees.

  • This pricing includes a general University fee, which remains consistent throughout the course of your enrollment in your program of study.
  • Additional classes outside your program of study will be charged at current established per credit rate.
  • You can take up to a year away from school without your tuition schedule changing.
  • General scholarships are available including merit, legacy, sibling, and athletic.

Full Tuition and Fee Schedule for Incoming Direct-Entry DrOT Students Entering Fall 2020

Direct Entry Occupational Therapy, DrOT—Tuition and General Fee* Schedule
Students Entering Fall, 2020
Year Tuition/Fee
Year 1 $27,500
Year 2 $27,500
Year 3 $27,500
Year 4 $40,000
Year 5 $40,000
Year 6 $40,000
Total: $202,500

Post-Baccalaureate DrOT Fixed Tuition and Fee Schedule* For Students beginning 2020-2021

Post-Baccalaureate DrOT, Professional Year 1
Item Summer 2020
(6 credits)
Fall 2020
(16 credits)
Spring 2021
(17 credits)
Tuition $10,530 $21,062 $21,062
Fees $318 $850 $850
Total $10,848 $21,912 $21,912
Post-Baccalaureate DrOT, Professional Year 1 Total: $54,672
Post-Baccalaureate DrOT, Professional Year 2
Item Summer 2021
(4 credits)
Fall 2021
(16-19 credits)
Spring 2022
(16 credits)
Tuition $7,020 $21,062 $21,062
Fees $212 $850 $850
Total $7,232 $21,912 $21,912
Post-Baccalaureate DrOT, Professional Year 2 Total: $51,056
Post-Baccalaureate DrOT, Professional Year 3
Item Fall 2022
(12 credits)
Spring 2023
(12 credits)
Tuition $21,062 $21,062
Fees $850 $850
Total $21,912 $21,912
Post-Baccalaureate DrOT, Professional Year 3 Total: $43,824
Post-Baccalaureate DrOT, Professional Year 4
Item Summer 2023
(6 credits)
Fall 2023
(14 credits)
Spring 2024
(12 credits)
Tuition $10,530 $21,062 $21,062
Fees $313 $850 $850
Total $10,848 $21,912 $21,912
Post-Baccalaureate DrOT, Professional Year 4 Total: $54,672

Post-Baccalaureate MOT Fixed Tuition and Fee Schedule* For Students beginning 2020-21

Post-Baccalaureate MOT, Professional Year 1
Item Summer 2020
(6 credits)
Fall 2020
(16 credits)
Spring 2021
(17 credits)
Tuition $10,530 $21,062 $21,062
Fees $318 $850 $850
Total $10,848 $21,912 $21,912
Post-Baccalaureate MOT, Professional Year 1 Total: $54,672
Post-Baccalaureate MOT, Professional Year 2
Item Summer 2021
(4 credits)
Fall 2021
(16-19 credits)
Spring 2022
(16 credits)
Tuition $7,020 $21,062 $21,062
Fees $212 $850 $850
Total $7,232 $21,912 $21,912
Post-Baccalaureate MOT, Professional Year 2 Total: $51,056
Post-Baccalaureate MOT, Professional Year 3
Item Summer 2022
(7 credits)
Fall 2023
(12 credits)
Tuition $12,285 $21,062
Fees $371 $850
Total $12,656 $21,912
Post-Baccalaureate MOT, Professional Year 3 Total: $34,568

* Based on students progressing in program as expected.  Does not include repeated or additional classes.  During fall and spring semesters, 12 to 20 credits billed at a flat rate of $21,912.

Room and Board and Health Insurance Costs

Room, Board and Health Insurance, 2020-2021 Academic Year †
Room Charges (Living and Learning Commons) Semester Year
Single Room $6,994 $13,988
Double Room $5,410 $10,821
Room Charges (Wilson Hall) Semester Year
Single Room $6,439 $12,878
Double Room $5,151 $10,302
Room Charges (Osol Hall) Semester Year
Single Room $4,000 $8,000
Double Room $3,500 $7,000
Board Plans (Residents) Semester Year
11 Meal Plan (11 meals per week + $625 Declining Balance Dollars per semester) $3,278 $6,556
Ultimate 700 (14 meals per week + $700 Declining Balance Dollars per semester) $3,387 $6,773
5 Swipe Meal Plan (5 meals per week + $350 Declining Balance Dollars per semester) $1,446 $2,892
3 Swipe Meal Plan (3 meals per week + $300 Declining Balance Dollars per semester) $964 $1,927
More information about board plan options
Health Insurance Semester Year
University-sponsored student health insurance plan premium ^ --- $2,039
† Room, board and health insurance costs are subject to change annually. Amounts shown are 2020-21 costs.
^ Enrollment required of all half-time and full-time students without equivalent health insurance coverage.
The University Administration reserves the right to make changes in tuition, fees, and room and board charges.

Financial Aid

A USciences education is a long-term investment, and financial aid is the best way to help offset the cost of your degree. From federal grants to scholarships and work-study, there are many forms of aid available.

The first step in acquiring financial aid is to apply, and our knowledgeable Financial Aid Office staff members are here to help you with the process and discuss your aid options.

Click here for all the financial aid information you’ll need to take the next step.

 

Current USciences Students: click here for tuition information.

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Phone:

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