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 2020-2021 year for first year students:
Pennsylvania College of Optometry
Optometry (Traditional Program)
Tuition: $42,150
Student Services Fee: $380/year
Laboratory Fee: $85/term
Technology Fee: $160/term

Optometry (Scholars Program)
Tuition: $42,755
Student Services Fee: $380/year
Laboratory Fee: $85/term
Technology Fee: $160/term

Advanced Placement OD Degree Program
Program Tuition: $168,600*
Student Services Fee: $380/year
Laboratory Fee: $85/term
Technology Fee: $160/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: $240/year
Laboratory Fee: $85/term
Technology Fee: $160/term
 
College of Education & Rehabilitation
Master of Occupational Therapy 
Tuition: $35,875
Student Services: $390/year
Laboratory Fee: $85/term
Technology Fee: $160/term

Post-Professional Doctorate in Occupational Therapy and Occupational Therapy Specialty Track Certificate Programs
Tuition: $1,196/credit 
Technology Fee: $160/term

Blindness and Low Vision Studies Certificate and Masters Programs 
Tuition: $865/credit Track A, $975/credit Track B
Student Services Fee: $240/year, pro-rated by term
Laboratory Fee: $85/term, Track A only
Technology Fee: $160/term
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Speech-Language Pathology Program
Tuition: $29,200 
Student Services Fee: First year $375;Second year $360
Laboratory Fee: $85/term
Technology Fee: $160/term
Osborne College of Audiology
Audiology (Four-Year Track On-Campus Program)
Tuition: $34,240*
Student Services Fee: $375/year
Laboratory Fee: $85/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: $44,155*
Student Services Fee: $375/year
Laboratory Fee: $85/term
Technology Fee: $160/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: $160/term

Masters of Science in Clinical Audiology
Tuition: $515/credit
Technology Fee: $160/term

Audiology (Advanced Studies Certificate)
Tuition: $550/credit
Technology Fee: $160/term
College of Health Sciences
Physician Assistant
  First Phase
(12 months)
Second Phase
(13 months)
Totals
Tuition $44,340 $44.340 $88,680
Books & Instruments $1,900 $800 $2,700
Fees      
Student Services $365 $240 $605
Lab $255 0 $255
Technology $480 $640 $1,120
Needle Stick Insurance

Graduation
$41

0
$41

$270
$82

$270
Total $47,381 $46,331 $93,712
 
 
 
 
 
 
Graduate Programs in Biomedicine
Tuition: $1,100/credit
Student Services Fee: $240
Technology Fee: $160/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: $775/credit
Student Services: $315/year (full-time), $60/term (part-time)
Laboratory: $85/term
Technology: $160/term