Course and Lab Fees

The following information is provided to students and prospective students to allow them to predict actual costs associated with the OT educational program. These fees are accurate at the time of posting but may change as the student progresses through the program and prices rise or fall. The fees listed are paid directly to the program, testing agency, background checking agency, or organization.

First Year

Summer II

Membership Fees

  • AOTA Membership - $75.00/yr
  • SOTA - $30.00/yr

OTH 493_ – Anatomy (Burt)

  • 3 books
  • Dissection Kit
  • Gloves
  • Scrubs (1 set required/recommend 2)

OTH 301 – Professional Foundations (Woods)

  • 2 books
  • No fees

Required for Fieldwork

  • Initial Background Check and Medical Document Manager - $72.50
  • 10 Panel Drug Screen (only if needed by Fieldwork Site) - $38.00
  • Updated Background Check (needed for any student who previously purchased package for initial background check) - $20.00

Fall Semester

OTH 493D – Kinesiology Foundation (Brown)

  • 1 book & online reference bundle
  • No fees

OTH 304 – Occupational Sciences I (Acord-ira)

  • 2 required books
  • 2 recommended book
  • No fees

OTH 493_ - Occupational Science (TBA)

  • 1 book

OTH 360 – Research Methods in OT (McCombie)

  • 1 book
  • (SPSS software - installed in laptops)
  • OTKE Test - $25.00
  • Research poster - $15.00/ divided by 5

OTH 435 – Therapeutic Activity (Woods)

  • 1 book
  • $10.00 - $15.00 – supplies

Spring Semester

OTH 361 – Qualitative Research in OT (Cronin)

  • 2 books from OTH 360
  • No fees

OTH 308 – Evaluation Procedures (Acord-Vira)

  • 3 books
  • No fees

OTH 310 – Critical Reasoning in OT (Burt)

  • 3 books, 1 from prior course
  • No Fees

OTH 384 – Level I Fieldwork 1 (Acord-Vira)

  • No book
  • Cost of Gas/housing/meals as necessary for 5 days

OTH 480 B – Current Topics in OT (Graebe)

  • No book
  • No fees

OTH 493A – Neuro for OT (Wheeler)

  • No book
  • No fees

Second Year

Fall Semester

Membership Fees

  • AOTA Membership - $75.00/yr
  • SOTA - $30.00/yr

OTH 387 – Level 1 Fieldwork 1 (Scaife)

  • No book
  • Cost of Gas/housing/meals as necessary, 10 days

OTH 401 – Occupational Science 2 (Acord-Vira)

  • 4 books
  • 1 recommended
  • No fees

OTH 440 – Vision and Cognition in OT (TBD)

  • 1 book
  • No fees

OTH 417 – Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics (Scaife)

  • 2 books
  • No fees

OTH 430 – Occupational Therapy in Mental Health (Graebe)

  • 2 books

OTH 497 – Research (Individual Chairs)

  • 2 books from OTH 360
  • No fees

OTH 493 E – Pediatric OT I (Burt)

  • 2 books
  • No fees

Spring Semester

OTH 386 – Fieldwork I (Scaife & Burt)

  • No book
  • Gas and/or transportation – (mostly local)

OTH 405 – Upper Extremity Rehab (Woods)

  • 3 books
  • Lab Fee - $75.00

OTH 408 – Phys Impair & Function II (Davis)

  • No new book required
  • No fees

OTH 416 – Professional Decision Making (Cronin)

  • 1 book
  • No fees

OTH 419 – Professional Values (McCombie)

  • 1 book
  • OTKE Test - $25.00
  • SITE poster - $15.00/4
  • Presentation handouts - $2.00

OTH 432 – Eval & Treatment in Mental Health (Graebe)

  • 2 Books (same as OTH 430)
  • No fees

OTH 480 – Current Topics in OT (Scaife)

  • No books
  • No fees

OTH 497 – Research (Individual Chairs)

  • 2 books from OTH 360
  • No fees

Third Year

Graduate - Summer I

OTH 540 – 1ST Level II Fieldwork (Scaife)

  • Student is responsible for all living and transportation costs during 3-month fieldwork (some choose to live with family/friends; some pay for apartment, tolls, gasoline, etc.)

Graduate - Fall Semester

Membership Fees

  • AOTA Membership - $75.00/yr
  • SOTA - $30.00/yr

OTH 500 – Health Care Issues (Brown)

  • 1 book
  • OTKE Test - $25.00
  • SITE poster - $15.00/4
  • Presentation handouts - $2.00
  • Fall Semester – DC Trip - $65.00

OTH 503 – Pediatrics (Cronin)

  • 2 books
  • No fees

OH 520 – OT in Work Environment (Brown)

  • 1 book
  • No fees

OTH 551 – Prevention and Wellness (Burt)

  • 1 book
  • No fees

OTH 570 – Adv OT Theory (TBD)

  • 1 book
  • No fees

OTH 697 – Supervised Research (Individual Chairs)

  • 2 books
  • Possible Conference Registration, Travel, Lodging & Food – PRN (approx. $250.00) – Depends on conference site location
  • Research Poster Printing - $15.00
  • Research handouts - $2.00

Graduate - Spring Semester

OTH 501 – Management in OT Practice (Brown)

  • 2 books
  • No fees

OTH 550 – Education in OT Practice (TBD)

  • No book
  • No fee, but there is a presentation for which supplies may be needed (not necessary to buy things but some do)

OTH 594 – Professional Dev (McCombie)

  • No book
  • NBCOT Practice Exam - $75.00

OTH 697 – Supervised Research (Individual Chairs)

  • 2 books from OTH 360
  • No fees

OTH 640 – 2nd Level II Fieldwork (Scaife)

  • Student is responsible for all living and transportation costs during 3-month fieldwork (some choose to live with family or friends; some pay for an apartment, tolls, gasoline, etc.)