Occupational Therapy Assistant Program Costs

All costs listed are estimates and subject to change. Tuition is set by the State Board of Community Colleges and the North Carolina General Assembly and subject to change without notice

Tuition*$5,396 In-State; $18,760 Out-of-State
Lab Fees$3.75 per lab hour; total $157.50
Student Activity Fee$26 per semester; $20 in summer
Technology Fee$32 per semester
Access Fee$15 per semester; $10 in summer
Accident Insurance$1 per semester
Malpractice Insurance$16 OTA 161 & OTA 260
TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills)$87
BLS Certification$80 class; $21.35 book; $13.30 facemask
Medical Exam & Immunizations**Varies
Criminal Background Check & Drug Screen$125.75
Clinical Onboarding Subscription$34.99 per year
Clinical Uniforms & Supplies$124
OTKE Assessment$25 OTA 245
Graduation Fee$40
NBCOT Credentialing Exam$520
NCBOT License Fees$110

*Tuition calculated using the tuition rate for 70 credit hours and following an ideal semester-by-semester plan for completing the general education and occupational therapy assistant course requirements.

**Costs for the medical exam and immunizations will vary based on the specific needs of each student, selected medical provider, and health insurance coverage.