Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Tuition & Fees

Academic Year 2021-22

Direct Total Costs

  • Tuition: $37,575 ($12,525/semester)
  • Fees: $3,000 ($1,000/semester)

Institutional Fees

  • Graduation fee (charged in final semester): $150
  • Vehicle registration fee: $45/yearly
*Tuition and fees are subject to change

Financing Your Education and Additional Expenses

Student Loans: The majority of students finance all expenses through student loans. Students who plan to finance everything using student loans must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) at https://studentaid.gov. after October 1 of the year prior to year they plan to enter the program. Students are then eligible for most federal and/or alternative loans once the FAFSA form has been submitted.

Federal Loans available:
Unsubsidized Loan: $20,500 maximum per year (not-credit based)
Grad PLUS Loan: $40,105 maximum per year (credit-based)

Alternative Loans: More information about alternative loans may be found by clicking here.

Scholarships:
College Foundation of NC Forgivable Loans for Service (N.C. Residents Only)

APTA Information on Financing
Please visit the APTA Financial Management page for information and resources from the APTA on financing PT school.