Augustana Fall 2021

Tuition and Financial Aid

The following tuition rates and associated costs are for 2023-2024 academic year and apply to students enrolled in the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (DPT) program starting in 2023. The costs indicated below are only an estimate and may be different from the student's total expenditures. Variable costs of the program include lodging, food, and travel to/from lab immersions and clinical education rotations. In addition, textbooks, computer requirements (laptop computer & mobile device) and hardware/software will vary slightly based on individual student preferences.

University Recurring Fees

Total Cost

Application Fee (one-time fee)


Augustana Tuition Cost


General Fees – (administrative support services, counseling services, library and technology resources)


APTA Student Membership Dues


Background Check & Drug Screen


Estimated & Optional Fees

PT Kit (one-time fee)


Textbooks, clinical apps, licensure preparation materials.


Lab Clothes (estimated)


Computer Requirements (estimated)


Health Insurance (optional)


Lodging, food, and travel to/from lab immersions (average per semester)

$2,400 - $3,650

Lodging, food, and travel to/from clinical sites (average cost per rotation)

$900 - $6,600

The above costs reflect an estimated range of expenses for travel and lodging requirements for lab immersion sessions and clinical education experiences. Students are required to make their own travel and lodging arrangements for these instructional periods. Any needed travel expenses and clinical education lodging will vary by student.