Physician Assistant Science tuition and fees based on current year tuition rate for 2019-2020 Academic Year Tuition Rate $17,595 full-time tuition per semester $52,785 total annual tuition cost Estimated Other Costs - Year 1 Books: $1,034 University Fee: $1,020 Lab Fee: $830 Course Fee: $1,000 Estimated Total Annual Cost Year 1: $56,669 Estimated Other Costs - Year 2 Books: $1,034 University Fee: $1,020 Course Fee: $7,550 Estimated Total Annual Cost Year 2: $62,389 Total Cost (Tuition and Estimated Costs 6 Full-Time Semesters): $119,058* Tuition and Fees By Semester EST. TOTAL ANNUAL COST YEAR 1 $56,669 YEAR 1 FALL SPRING SUMMER Tuition $17,595 $17,595 $17,595 Lab Fees $220 $100 $510 Course Fees $1,000 University Fees $340 $340 $340 Books (est.) $1,034 EST. TOTAL ANNUAL COST YEAR 2 $62,389 YEAR 2 FALL SPRING SUMMER Tuition $17,595 $17,595 $17,595 Lab Fees Course Fees $3,000 $3,200 $1,350 University Fees $340 $340 $340 Books (est.) $1,034 ESTIMATED TOTAL PROGRAM COST (6 f/t semesters): $119,058 Courses with lab or course fees Year 1 Fall GGPHAS 612 Anat & PD I Lab: $220 Spring GGPHAS 614 Anat & PD II Lab: $100 Summer GGPHAS 615 PD III: $135 Summer GGPHAS PRLS Lab: $375 Summer GGPHAS 714 Surgery Rotation: $1000 Year 2 Fall GGPHAS 717 Gen. Surg. Rotation: $1000 Fall GGPHAS 718 Pediatric Rotation: : $1000 Spring GGPHAS 719 Women's Health Rot.: $1200 Spring GGPHAS 720 Beh. Health Rotation: $1000 Spring GGPHAS 721 Emerg. Med. Rot.: $1000 Summer GGPHAS 722 Family Med. Rot.: $1000 Summer GGPHAS 723 Elective Rotation: $1000 Summer GGPHAS 734 Capstone: $ 350 TOTAL COURSE/LAB FEES: $9380 University Fee The University charges a small fee per semester to defray the costs associated with student activities. These might include activities in athletics, special lectures, entertainment, technology advancement, transportation and parking improvements, and enhancement of recreation and wellness. This fee is directed to a student activities budget, which is maintained across the University. ($340/ semester x 3 semesters/ year $1020/ year) * Physician Assistant Science - Estimated Additional Expenses In addition to tuition and fees, students should expect the following additional costs. These expenses are deemed integral to the students' professional development, such as medical equipment and white lab coats. Please note these are estimated expenses. Students will need to have a laptop for use in the classroom and to access Blackboard: $800-$1,200. Typical costs for all the equipment range from $600-$900, depending on the quality of the equipment. Hospitals and other facilities require students undergo criminal record history checks and child abuse clearances; approximately $10 each. Students are also required to have transportation/car and professional clothing. Travel, parking, and living expenses throughout the clinical year, up to $1500- 2,500/ month depending upon site placements. The current cost of the Physician Assistant National Certification Examination (PANCE), which is completed after graduation, is approximately $550. Students may also voluntarily choose to join PA professional organizations, including the FAPA and AAPA. Student membership in these professional organizations provides many advantages including educational conferences, networking, and scholarship opportunities. Membership in organizations varies. Student membership in AAPA is approximately $75/year; FAPA is $60/2 years. Health Screen Requirements (cost variable). Professional liability insurance for students is provided at no additional cost.