Projected Costs to Student (Program Year)

2013 - 2014
  1st Summer Fall Spring 2nd Summer Annual
(3 cr. Hours) (16 cr. Hours) (15 cr. Hours) (7 cr. Hours)
*Tuition and Fees  
     In-State Resident  $386 $1,455 $1,455 $861 $4,157
     Non- Resident  $789 $3,068 $3,068 $1,802 $8,727
Clinical Fee  Ĝ $500 $500 $500 $1,500
Science & Allied Health Lab Fee $25 $25 $25 Ĝ $75
Allied Health Lab Insurance $6 $6 $6 Ĝ $18
Drug Screen Fee $30 (to occur a minimum of once randomly) $30
**Physical Exam  $45 N/A N/A N/A $45
**Hepatitis B Vaccine (series of 3 vaccines) $45/shot  N/A N/A N/A $135
**Hepatitis B Antibody Titer $21 N/A N/A N/A $21
** TB Test (annual) $13 N/A N/A N/A $13
** Tetanus Booster $25 N/A N/A N/A $25
** Varicella Titer $57 N/A N/A N/A $57
**Rubella Titer $12 N/A N/A N/A $12
**Clinical Facility Specific Requirements (TB mask fit test, additional background check/drug screens, uniforms, etc..) N/A Up to $150 Up to $150 Up to $150 Up to $450
**Lab Jacket  N/A ~$ 50 N/A N/A ~$ 50
**Books  ~$150 ~$450 ~$50 Ĝ ~$650
Health Insurance (maintained throughout program) $ varies $ varies
**Scrubs  Ĝ ~$ 60
(2 sets)
~$ 60
(2 sets)
Ĝ ~$ 120  
APTA Membership (optional) $80 (not required, but strongly encouraged;  cost not included in totals) $80
(optional)
Semester Totals:  
     In-State Resident $895 $2,696 $2,296 $1,511 $7,398
     Non-Resident $1,298 $4,309 $3,909 $2,452 $11,968

*Tuition includes:

  • $2 per credit hour student services fee (maximum of $24).
  • $5 per credit hour technology fee (maximum of $60).
  • $7 per credit hour academic excellence fee (maximum of $84).
  • $3 per credit hour operating fee (maximum of $36).
  • $3 per credit hour fee for LCTCS enterprise resource planning fee.
  • 5% annual increase for the Louisiana GRAD Act fee.

** Estimate

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