A professional education carries variable costs that are dependent on a number of factors.

In addition to tuition and fees, there are books, equipment and incidental expenses to be considered. The cost of attendance also includes a living expense budget of approximately $2,200 per month plus an additional travel allowance for terms when students are on clinical externship rotations.

TUITION AND FEES 

The following tuition and fees are for the 2019-2020 year for first year students:
Pennsylvania College of Optometry
Optometry (Traditional Program)
Tuition: $40,920
Student Services Fee: $470/year
Laboratory Fee: $80/term
Technology Fee: $155/term

Optometry (Scholars Program)
Tuition: $41,510
Student Services Fee: $470/year
Laboratory Fee: $80/term
Technology Fee: $155/term

Advanced Placement OD Degree Program
Program Tuition: $163,680*
Student Services Fee: $470/year
Laboratory Fee: $80/term
Technology Fee: $155/term
*Tuition is based on the total cost of a four-year program at the annual Traditional Optometry tuition rate. Tuition is subject to change each year.
 
Master of Science in Clinical Optometry (MSc) with Advanced Studies Certificate
Program Tuition: $55,000
Student Services Fee: $315/year
Laboratory Fee: $80/term
Technology Fee: $155/term
 
College of Education & Rehabilitation
Master of Occupational Therapy 
Tuition: $34,830
Student Services: $465/year
Laboratory Fee: $80/term
Technology Fee: $155/term

Post-Professional Doctorate in Occupational Therapy and Occupational Therapy Specialty Track Certificate Programs
Tuition: $1,161/credit 
Technology Fee: $155/term

Blindness and Low Vision Studies Certificate and Masters Programs 
Tuition: $840/credit Track A, $945/credit Track B
Student Services Fee: $315/year, pro-rated by term
Laboratory Fee: $80/term, Track A only
Technology Fee: $155/term
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Speech-Language Pathology Program
Tuition: $28,350 
Student Services Fee: First year $450; Second year $435
Laboratory Fee: $80/term
Technology Fee: $155/term
Osborne College of Audiology
Audiology (Four-Year Track On-Campus Program)
Tuition: $34,240*
Student Services Fee: $450/year
Laboratory Fee: $80/term
Technology Fee: $155/term

*For the third year in a row, Salus University Osborne College of Audiology will not increase its tuition -$34,240- for the 2020-2021 academic year. Renewable scholarships up to $15,000/year are available. Students historically have offset a portion of their final year’s tuition with an externship stipend averaging $21,000.

Audiology (Three-Year Track On-Campus Program)
Tuition: $45,653*
Student Services Fee: $450/year
Laboratory Fee: $80/term
Technology Fee: $155/term

*Tuition will be offset by a first-year guaranteed $20,000 scholarship for all students who are qualified for the three-year track. The scholarship is renewable subject to maintaining a specified GPA. Students historically have offset a portion of their final year’s tuition with an externship stipend averaging $21,000.

Audiology (Online Bridge Program)
Tuition: $450/credit
Technology Fee: $155/term

Masters of Science in Clinical Audiology
Tuition: $515/credit
Technology Fee: $155/term

Audiology (Advanced Studies Certificate)
Tuition: $550/credit
Technology Fee: $155/term
College of Health Sciences
Physician Assistant
  First Phase
(12 months)
Second Phase
(13 months)
Totals
Tuition $43,050 $43,050 $86,100
Books & Instruments $1,900 $800 $2,700
Fees      
Student Services $440 $315 $755
Lab $240 0 $240
Technology $465 $620 $1,085
Needle Stick Insurance

Graduation
$41

0
$41

$260
$82

$260
Total $46,136 $45,086 $91,222
 
 
 
 
 
 
Master of Public Health
Tuition: $869/credit
Technology Fee: $155/term

Graduate Programs in Biomedicine
Tuition: $1,066/credit
Technology Fee: $155/term
Laboratory Fee: Charged on a case-by-case basis 
International Student Fee: $3,000/year (only for students requiring J-1 visas)
Post-baccalaureate Program in Health Sciences
Tuition: $750/credit
Student Services: $390/year (full-time), $78.75/term (part-time)
Laboratory: $80/term
Technology: $155/term