USC University of Southern California

Cost of Attendance

Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Program

Estimated cost of attendance for 2013-2014

Direct Costs Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Tuition $77,832 $77,832 $77,832 $51,888
Instrument Management System Fee $4,209 $4,209 $4,209 $2,806
Dental Equipment $10,095 $3,058
Health Insurance $1,519 $1,519 $1,519 $1,519
Student Health Center Fee $740 $728 $740 $524
Disability Insurance $72 $72 $72 $72
Scrubs Fee $280
Dental Gown Usage Fee $165 $165 $165 $110
ASDA/CDA Dues $80 $80 $80 $80
Topping Student Aid Fund $16 $16 $16 $16
Graduate Orientation Fee $50
Grad Student Programming Fee $75 $75 $75 $75
Grad Student Services Fee $25 $25 $25 $25
Total Direct Costs $95,158 $87,779 $84,733 $57,115
Allowances for Indirect Costs
Room and Board $21,334 $21,334 $21,334 $16,000
Transportation $3,360 $3,360 $3,360 $2,520
Personal/Misc $2,436 $2,436 $2,436 $1,828
Estimated Cost of Attendance $122,288 $114,909 $111,863 $77,463

ASDA = American Student Dental Association
CDA = California Dental Association