Estimated Cost for Student (Program Year)

Estimated Cost for Student – Tuition and fees subject to change

2017 – 2018

 First SummerFallSpringSecond FallProgram Total
 In-State Resident$1,085.76$2,142.52$2,142.52$2,142.52$7,513.32
   Non- Resident$2,255.01$4,480.02$4,480.02$4,480.02$15,695.07
Clinical Fee$0$300$300$300$900
Science & Allied Health Lab Fee$25$25$25N/A$75
Allied Health Lab Accident Insurance$6$6$60$18
***Drug Screen Fee (not included in total)$30 $30 $30 $30 $30
**Physical Exam by Physician$45N/AN/AN/A$45
**Hepatitis B Vaccine$120N/AN/AN/A$120
**Hepatitis B Antibody TiterN/A$21N/AN/A$21
** TB Test (annual)$13N/AN/AN/A$13
** Tetanus Booster$25N/AN/AN/A$25
** Varicella Titer$57N/AN/AN/A$57
**Rubella Titer$12N/AN/AN/A$12
Lab Jacket (estimate)N/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
Books (estimate)~$150~$400~$150Ø~$700
Graduation FeeN/AN/AN/A$50$50
Health Insurance (maintained throughout program) (cost not included in totals) $ varies $ varies $ varies $ varies $ varies
Scrubs (estimate) (cost not included in totals) $40+ per set $40+ per set $40+ per set $40+ per set $40+ per set
AOTA Membership (optional) $75 (not required, but strongly encouraged; cost not included in totals) $75 (optional) $75 (optional) $75 (optional) $75 (optional)

*Tuition Includes:

  • $2 per credit hour student services fee.
  • $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.
  • $3 per credit hour fee for LCTCS enterprise resource planning fee.
  • 5% annual increase for the Louisiana GRAD Act fee.

** Estimate based on Willis-Knighton Work Kare student rates.

***Students may be charged if additional drug screens are required.

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