|TUITION (per academic year)||$41,640|
|GENERAL SERVICE FEE (per academic year, $215 per term)||$645|
|PROGRAM FEE (per academic year, $1,053 per term)||$3,159*|
|MALPRACTICE INSURANCE (annual, first and second years, non-refundable)||$340|
|TOTAL DIRECT COSTS (per academic year)||$45,784|
*Included in this fee are the $2,500 clincal fee, and other associated program fees.
Physician Assistant students are required to purchase equipment/instruments for the program. The Financial Aid Office allows $1,000 under the first year budget to purchase these items.
Books and Supplies
The costs will vary depending on the courses you are taking. The Financial Aid Office uses $1,450 for the first year of the program and $600 for the second year of the program as a standard allowance for student budget purposes. Your actual expenses may vary.
Indirect costs are included in your financial aid budget. These are not direct charges from the University, but allowances that are given to cover expenses that you may incur while attending school (the allowances listed below cover 12 months of enrollment — summer, fall and spring semesters):
Academic year amounts:
- $15,000 Room and Board
- $4,800 Transportation/Travel costs
- $1,920 Personal/Misc. costs
- Room and Board $1,250/month (rent, food, utilities)
- Transportation is $400/month
- Personal/Misc. is $160/month
Please consult the Academic Catalog for more information on the Physician Assistant Program.