As of July 2012, the cost of tuition is $96.08 per credit for in-state students and $355.31 per career certificate credit for out-of-state students. Here are estimates for total tuition, based on 5.5 vocational credits at these per-credit rates. In-state students: $529.00. Out-of-state students: $1,954.00. Tuition is due at the beginning of each term and can be determined by multiplying the number of credits by the cost per credit hour.
Additionally, over the course of the program, students should expect to pay approximately $350 for books, $125 for name tags, uniforms and footwear, $15.50 for malpractice insurance and $10.50 for health insurance annually. Most laboratory courses have an additional fee between $20.00 and $50. All costs are subject to change.
All students at the Medical Campus should apply for financial aid, which includes the Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Grant, Federal Perkins Loan, Federal Work Study, and Federal Subsidized loans. The Campus also offers emergency short-term loans and a variety of scholarships.
Application can be made in the Financial Aid Office (Room 1201) on the Medical Campus. Those who apply before April 1 st for the following academic year are given priority. Only courses in which students have registered before the 100 percent refund date qualify for financial aid. For additional information, call the Financial Aid personnel at 305-237-4160.