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An average tuition of $15,212 annually is charged by colleges and universities across the nation with online masters degree in occupational therapy programs. In recent years, the average tuition has increased. This change in tuition was around 18.5%. At these online colleges and universities the average tuition each year in 2007 was $12,835.
The following graph shows the range of tuition at colleges offering online occupational therapy programs at the masters level from least to most affordable:
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At the high end, schools offering online masters degree in occupational therapy programs charge students more than $24,780 in tuition per year. But, the cheapest colleges charge yearly tuition costs in the range of $3,530 to $4,032. The least costly accredited online occupational therapy masters degree schools are located in Florida and Texas.
- Master of Occupational Therapy
- Master of Science in Occupational Therapy – Low Vision Rehab
- Master of Science in Occupational Therapy – Pediatrics
- Master of Science in Occupational Therapy
- Master of Science in Advanced Occupational Therapy
- Post-Professional Master of Science in Occupational Therapy
In 2011, these low tuition programs graduated approximately 40% of occupational therapy graduates with masters degrees from online colleges and universities in the nation. This represents 123,632 of the 308,453 graduates in the nation. From 2006 to 2011, the percentage of occupational therapy graduates with masters degrees from the most inexpensive online schools has increased. Also, the number of graduates has increased by 12,982 graduates per year.
Other somewhat more costly online occupational therapy masters degree colleges and universities charge a yearly tuition in the range of $5,806 to $6,885. Roughly 2 of the 10 online schools that have masters degrees in occupational therapy programs in the US charge tuition in this range.
Approximately 15%, or 46,235 of the nation’s occupational therapy masters level graduates earned their degrees from these low tuition online programs in 2011. In 2006, which was only 5 years earlier, the number of graduates from these colleges was only 36,012 students. Therefore, the number of students graduating from these cheap online colleges has increased by 28%.
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|1. Florida International University||Miami, Florida||$3,530||$15,339|
|2. University of Florida||Gainesville, Florida||$3,530||$24,746|
|3. Texas Woman’s University||Denton, Texas||$4,032||$11,472|
|4. University of Alabama||Birmingham, Alabama||$5,806||$13,198|
|5. Virginia Commonwealth University||Richmond, Virginia||$6,885||$19,604|
|6. University of Minnesota||Minneapolis, Minnesota||$9,794||$14,094|
|7. Nova Southeastern University||Fort Lauderdale, Florida||$21,600||$21,600|
|8. Shenandoah University||Winchester, Virginia||$24,780||$24,780|
|9. Quinnipiac University||Hamden, Connecticut||$32,850||$32,850|
|10. Boston University||Boston, Massachusetts||$39,314||$39,314|