Tuition and Fees | M.S. in Physician Assistant Studies

View all current tuition and fees for graduate studies.


*Estimated Cost of Tuition
*Estimated Program Fees
Estimated Total Program Tuition and Fees

*Please note that new tuition and fees amounts are finalized each year, therefore final two year tuition costs are yet to be established by the Carroll University Board of Trustees and are subject to change.

Academic Year 2020-2021 Budget

The budgeted total cost of attendance including tuition, fees and expenses are listed below.

Tuition per year
Didactic year $43,884 (Class of 2022) Clinical year $36,750 (Class of 2021)
Professional Liability Fee
$20 (Billed in the fall)
Program Fee
$1,500 (Billed in the fall)
Room and Board (not with parents)
Books (didactic and clinical years)
Loan Fees
Approximate Miscellaneous Expenses
Medical equipment
$1,200 (amounts will vary)
BLS/ACLS Training
AAPA Dues (highly recommended)
WAPA Dues (highly recommended)
Drug Screen
$100/year (amounts will vary)
Clinical Rotation Tracking System
Personal Expenses (Travel during clinical rotations, immunizations and health screenings)

Financial Aid

The financial aid available to Carroll's graduate students is in the form of loan. Students who file FAFSA are eligible for Unsubsidized Federal Stafford Loans up to $20,500 per year and/or Graduate Plus Loans. Alternative/Private loans may also be available. The interest rate for Unsubsidized Federal Stafford Loans in the 18-19 academic year are expected to be 6% with an origination Fee of 1.069%. The interest rate for Grad Plus loans is expected to be 7% with an origination fee of 4.2762%.

See more information about financial aid for graduate students.

Loan Disbursements

Loans will be divided equally to receive disbursements of one-third in the summer, fall and spring terms.

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