We know that choosing the right degree is complex. One particularly important factor in this process is determining the financial commitment you will have to make to complete a program, and which one gives you the best return on your investment once you graduate. Of course, it's also essential to investigate scholarships and financial aid to offset tuition. Here are the typical costs for an occupational therapy degree:

average yearly tuition as per the most recent US census data
$ 10,195 per year
Average in-state tuition in 2017

21% above average compared to other degrees

$ 21,721 per year
Average out-of-state tuition in 2017

8% above average compared to other degrees

$ 33,110 per year
Average private tuition in 2017

2% above average compared to other degrees

What do occupational therapy graduates earn?

Occupational therapy students make an average of $64,838 per year after graduation. This is 3% below average compared to other undergraduate degrees.

$ 64,838 per year
Average graduate salary in 2017

Bottom 38% of degrees

% of people underpaid in 2019

0% above average compared to other degrees

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