In addition to meeting application requirements, you’ll have to consider how much it will cost to study at your dream school. Colleges and universities offer scholarships and financial aid, as do corporations, associations, and the government. You might be surprised by the options you discover. To help you get a sense of your baseline education costs, here are the typical tuition rates for an occupational therapy assisting degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 16,350 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

95% above average compared to other degrees

$ 23,280 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

16% above average compared to other degrees

$ 25,932 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

20% below average compared to other degrees

What do occupational therapy assisting graduates earn?

Occupational therapy assisting students make an average of $59,195 per year after graduation. This is 11% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 59,195 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Bottom 30% of degrees

N/A
% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

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