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Estimated Costs

Semester   Estimated Cost
Fall 1st Year Tuition/Fees – based on 9 hrs. RC courses $1632.00
  Health Sciences Fee ($25/RC credit hour) $225.00
  Tuition/Fees – based on 19 hrs. all courses $2407.00
  Textbooks (RC courses only) $300.00
  Immunizations $300.00
  Truescreen fee: Background check $29.50
  Truescreen fee: Drug Screen $38.75
  Truescreen fee: MyRecordTracker $17.50
  AARC Student Member Fee $50.00
  Subtotal $3,367.75
     
Spring 1st Year Tuition/Fees – based on 9 hrs. RC courses $1,632.00
  Health Sciences Fee ($25/RC credit hour) $225.00
  Tuition/Fees – based on 17 hrs. all courses $2,337.00
  Textbooks (RC courses only) $300.00
  Clinical Liability Insurance $11.05
  Uniforms:
  • 2 sets of scrubs (250.00)
  • 2 lab coats with patch (100.00)
  • Leather shoes (80.00)              
$430.00
  Supplies:
  • Scissors (20.00)
  • Stethoscope (75.00)
  • Watch with sweep second hand (30.00)
$125.00
  Subtotal $3,428.05
     
Summer Tuition/Fees – based on 11 hrs. RC courses $1,988.00
  Health Sciences Fee ($25/RC credit hour) $275.00
  Tuition/Fees – based on 14 hrs. all courses $2,232.00
  Textbooks (RC courses only) $300.00
     
Fall 2nd Year Tuition/Fees – based on 12 hrs. RC courses $1760.00
  Health Sciences Fee ($25/RC credit hour) $300.00
  Tuition/Fees – based on 15 hrs. all courses $2,267.00
  TB Skin Test $100.00
  Uniforms $430.00
  Textbook $200.00
  Truescreen fee: MyRecordTracker $7.50
  National Exam Review - Kettering Review $425.00
  Subtotal $3,729.50
     
Spring 2nd Year Tuition/Fees – based on 8 hrs. RC courses $1,454.00
  Health Sciences Fee ($25/RC credit hour) $200.00
  Program Assessment Exam Fee $50.00
  NBRC Exam Fee $190.00
  State Licensure Fees:
  • Application fee (160.00)
  • Background check (32.50)
  • Passport photo (15.00)
$207.50
  Subtotal $2,101.50
     
  Program Total
(based on both respiratory care and general education requirements)
$15,433.80


Note: All fees are subject to change without notice; listed tuition & fees are based on 2019/2020 fee schedule.*

Health Sciences Fee is not covered by TN Promise or TN Reconnect; The fee is covered by Pell, Lottery, and other financial aid.