USC University of Southern California

Cost of Attendance

Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Program

Estimated cost of attendance for 2016-2017

Direct Costs Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Tuition $87,804 $87,804 $87,804 $58,536
Instrument Management System Fee $4,224 $4,224 $4,224 $2,816
Dental Equipment $10,629 $3,234 $0 $0
Health Insurance $1,816 $1,816 $1,816 $1,816
Disability Insurance $55 $55 $55 $55
Health Fee $817 $817 $817 $589
Scrubs Fee $350 $0 $0 $0
Dental Gown Usage $165 $165 $165 $110
ASDA/CDA Dues $85 $85 $85 $85
Topping Student Aid Fund $16 $16 $16 $16
Graduate Orientation Fee $105 $0 $0 $0
Graduate Student Programming Fee $80 $80 $80 $80
Graduate Student Service Fee $28 $28 $28 $28
Computer/laptop Purchase $500 $0 $0 $0
Total Direct Costs $106,674 $98,324 $95,090 $64,131
Allowances for Indirect Cost
Room & Board $22,000 $22,000 $22,000 $16,500
Transportation $3,451 $3,451 $3,451 $2,588
Personal/Miscellaneous $2,533 $2,533 $2,533 $1,900
Estimated Cost of Attendance $134,658 $126,308 $123,074 $85,119

ASDA = American Student Dental Association
CDA = California Dental Association