Tuition and fees are subject to change by the South Dakota Board of Regents. The numbers provided are estimates and do not include food, housing, transportation or miscellaneous expenses.
2019-2020 Tuition and Fees
|Tuition - Graduate Student||Rate/Credit Hour|
|South Dakota Resident||$336.80|
|Minnesota Resident Reciprocity*||$612.25|
|University Fees||Rate/Credit Hour|
|General Activity Fee||$54.50|
|OT Program Fees||Each Semester|
|School of Health Sciences Special Discipline Fee||$103.00 per OCTH credit hour|
|OT Liability Fee (Each fall semester and the fieldwork semester) (estimated)||$11|
|Estimated Program Total (114 Credits)**|
|South Dakota Resident||$55,353|
|Minnesota Resident Reciprocity||$85,210|
|Other Expenses (Estimated)|
|Books||First Year (Estimated)||$2,700|
|Second Year, Summer (Estimated)||$1,100|
|Second Year (Estimated)||$1,300|
|Third Year, Summer (Estimated)||$678|
|Third Year (Estimated)||$500|
|Vaccinations||Hepatitis B Vaccination estimate (1st Year only if you have not completed the vaccination series and a positive titer).||Each of the vaccinations in the series is approximately $59 and the titer is approximately $40.|
|TB (PPD) Vaccination||$10/year|
*Minnesota reciprocity rate for summer 2019. This information may be updated for fall 2019 and spring 2020.
**Number of credits is subject to change.
WICHE Professional Student Exchange Program
If you are a resident of Alaska, Hawaii, Montana or Wyoming, you are eligible to apply for reduced tuition through the WICHE Professional Student Exchange Program.