PA additional costs

In addition to the tuition and semester/course fees, additional fees include, but are not limited to: medical equipment, pre-participation history and physical exam, background check, drug screen, and enrollment costs. Students are required to pay for housing, transportation ad all travel costs while in the program. Students are required to have reliable transportation to travel to and from class, rotation sites, and program-related events. Expected and optional fees are summarized below. Note: These are an estimate as prices are subject to change.


Service Required by Program Student Cost++ Notes
Physical Exam $42  
Drug Screen / Testing x2 $21 $10.50 each
Annual TB Testing x3 $42 $14 each
Annual flu shot x2 $84 $42 each
TDAP $109  
Hepatitis B $68 Per injection. The series or booster may be needed.
Hepatitis B Antibody Test $56 1-2 months after last injection.
Hepatitis B Titer $65  
Measles Titer $68  
Mumps Titer $43  
Rubella Titer $48  
Varicella Titer $72  
Medical Equipment / Enrollment Fees $862 Due in full at orientation.
Background Check $58  
Total (estimated) $1,638  

Note - Students are to carry health insurance which may or may not cover some of the above health care related expenses.