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Colleges and universities across the nation that offer online PhD in science programs charge an average tuition of $10,893 per year. Over the past few years, the average tuition has increased. This change in tuition was around 14.3%. In 2007, the annual average tuition was $9,532 at these online schools.
Online PhD in science schools are also known as science education schools. The tuition range for colleges offering online science programs at the doctoral level from highest to lowest cost is displayed in the following graph:
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Tuition of more than $9,811 yearly is charged by the most expensive colleges and universities with online doctoral degree in science programs. On the other hand, tuition ranging from $1,454 to $4,805 each year is charged by the cheapest colleges. The accredited online science doctoral degree schools that are the most inexpensive are located in Florida, Massachusetts, North Carolina, Oklahoma, and South Dakota.
- Doctor of Science in Rehabilitation Sciences
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- Doctor of Health Science
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- PhD in Health Related Sciences – Clinical Laboratory Sciences
- PhD in Health Related Sciences – Rehabilitation Leadership
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- PhD in Health Related Sciences – Physical Therapy
- PhD in Health Related Sciences – Radiation Sciences
In 2011, roughly 21% of science graduates with doctoral degrees from online colleges across the country earned credentials from these reasonably priced programs. Therefore, of the 1,455,698 graduates in the nation, 304,222 are from the most inexpensive colleges and universities. From 2006 to 2011, the percentage of science graduates with doctoral degrees from the most inexpensive online colleges and universities has decreased. However, the number of graduates has increased by 41,739 graduates each year.
Other somewhat more expensive cost online science doctorate program colleges and universities charge students tuition ranging from $4,824 to $6,964 per annum. Tuition in this range is charged by 14 of the 59 online colleges that have PhD in science programs in the country.
Approximately 350,396 students earned their degrees from these low tuition online programs in 2011. This is 24% of the nation’s science doctoral level graduates. Only 273,717 students graduated from these colleges, only 5 years earlier, in 2006. Therefore, from these cheap online colleges and universities, the number of students graduating has increased by 28%.
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|1. University of Massachusetts||Lowell, Massachusetts||$1,454||$8,568|
|2. University of Massachusetts||Amherst, Massachusetts||$1,714||$9,937|
|3. University of Massachusetts||Boston, Massachusetts||$1,714||$9,758|
|4. Florida State University||Tallahassee, Florida||$2,870||$16,627|
|5. East Carolina University||Greenville, North Carolina||$2,881||$14,955|
|6. University of South Dakota||Vermillion, South Dakota||$2,994||$4,491|
|7. University of Central Florida||Orlando, Florida||$3,347||$18,089|
|8. University of Florida||Gainesville, Florida||$3,530||$24,746|
|9. University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center||Oklahoma City, Oklahoma||$3,678||$14,109|
|10. Idaho State University||Pocatello, Idaho||$3,800||$14,300|
|11. University of Idaho||Moscow, Idaho||$3,874||$11,592|
|12. University of Maryland||Princess Anne, Maryland||$4,235||$11,676|
|13. Marshall University||Huntington, West Virginia||$4,319||$11,930|
|14. University of Northern Colorado||Greeley, Colorado||$4,680||$15,864|
|15. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center||Lubbock, Texas||$4,805||$14,415|
|16. East Tennessee State University||Johnson City, Tennessee||$4,824||$17,352|
|17. North Carolina State University at Raleigh||Raleigh, North Carolina||$4,853||$17,388|
|18. University at Buffalo||Buffalo, New York||$4,970||$13,380|
|19. University of South Florida||Tampa, Florida||$5,124||$15,933|
|20. Colorado State University||Fort Collins, Colorado||$5,256||$21,366|