Physical Therapy Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition and Financial Aid

The following tuition rates apply to students enrolled in the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program. Tuition is set for each DPT cohort. There are twelve (12), 8-week terms in the program, six (6) per academic year.

Tuition and mandatory fees 

Amount

Tuition (per 8-week term/12 total terms)

$8924

Fall/Spring Technology Fee (assessed per 16-week term/4 total terms)

$50

Summer Technology Fee (3 total terms)

$25

Online Care Fee (assessed per 16-week term/7 total terms)

$20

YEAR 1 TUITION AND FEES 

$53,774

YEAR 2 TUITION AND FEES 

$53,729 

TOTAL PROGRAM TUITION AND FEES

$107,503

Tuition and mandatory fees 

Amount

Tuition (per 8-week term/12 total terms)

 $9192

Technology Fee (assessed per 16-week term/6 total terms)

 $50

Online Care Fee (assessed per 16-week term/6 total terms)

 $20

YEAR 1 TUITION AND FEES 

 $55,362

YEAR 2 TUITION AND FEES 

 $55,362

TOTAL PROGRAM TUITION AND FEES

 $110,724

Other required expenditures are provided below and may vary depending on where the student lives and their individual preferences. The costs are an estimate and may be different from the student’s total expenditures.

Other Required Expenditures

Amount

Criminal background screening & drug testing (estimated, annually)

$100

APTA national and state student membership dues (annually)

$90

Textbooks, clinical Apps, licensure prep materials (year 1)

$1200

Textbooks, clinical Apps, licensure prep materials (year 2)

$400

Student kit (estimated, one-time fee)

$650

Computer requirements (estimated, variable)

$1500

Health insurance (estimated, annually)

$2500

Clinic & lab clothes (estimated, annually, variable)

$300

Travel & accommodations for onsite labs and clinical experiences (estimated, annually, variable)

$10,000

 

Tuition Fee Schedule

The University ($200) and Program seat deposits ($600) are automatically applied toward the 1st term tuition. The initial tuition for Term 1 (Summer 8B) is due by mid-June for those not using financial aid award funds. Please visit the University's Academic Calendar for the payment/refund schedule for the program. Once there, view the drop-down menu for Summer (Year) 8-Week Term and scroll down to the 2nd 8-week term (Part of Term 8B) fee schedule, within this drop-down menu, to view the exact due dates for payment and the last date for withdrawal without financial penalty. 

Financial Aid

For questions regarding financial aid opportunities for Hawai'i Pacific University’s DPT Program, please visit our Office of Financial Aid.

 

Health Insurance

Proof of health insurance coverage is required for all DPT students. For questions about acquiring health insurance, please visit the HPU Student Health Insurance page on the hpu.edu website.