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Tuition & Fees

Tuition listed is for the 2014-2015 academic year.  Tuition and fees are the same for resident and non-resident students.

MSPAS; Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies

Tuition for students matriculation in Pre-Fall 2014:

Year One: $36,950 (includes Pre-Fall, Fall, Spring, & Summer Semesters)
Year Two: $36,950 (includes Fall, Spring, & Summer Semesters)

Fees & Expenses Not Covered By Tuition

General Fee: $700 (annually)
Library Fee: TBD (Fee for 2013-2014 academic year is $306 annually)
IT Fee: TBD (Fee for 2013-2014 academic year is $408 annually)
iPad Fee:  $200 (once)
Mandatory Clearances (i.e. background check,
child abuse clearance, drug test, FBI fingerprinting): 
$300 (once)
Estimated books, supplies, and medical equipment $2,500 (once)

 

General Fee includes equipment fees, laboratory fees, simulation fees, professional society dues, PACKRAT

Students are required to pay for housing and transportation costs related to all off-campus and clinical experiences.

Total Estimated Costs

Total Estimated Costs Year 1: $41,364
Total Estimated Costs Year 2: $38,364
Total Estimated Cost of Program: $79,728

Clinical Experiences

Students are required to pay for housing and transportation costs related to all off-campus and clinical experiences.

Medical Insurance

View Jefferson's policies for medical insurance on the Student Life website. Please note, in addition to Jefferson's standard policies for medical insurance:

Policies require that all PA students carry major medical health insurance during their education at TJU.  Students may indicate that they wish to maintain coverage through a parent, spouse or a private plan.  The student is required to show proof of coverage at the beginning of each school year, and if changes are made they must be reported immediately to the program.  An insurance plan is made available for purchase to all students through the University.

Malpractice Insurance

Malpractice insurance costs are covered by the institution for registered students.

PLEASE NOTE: Tuition and approximate costs are calculated annually.  The costs and fees listed below are based upon the latest estimates available at the time of this publication and are subjected to change. They should be used as estimates only.