USC University of Southern California

Cost of Attendance

Dental Hygiene Program

Estimated cost of attendance for 2014-2015

Direct Costs Year 1 Year 2
Tuition $66,123 $43,173
IMS Fee $1,491 $994
Dental Equipment $3,970 $250
Association Dues $90 $90
Loupes $1,250 $0
Ultrasonic Unit $900 $0
Books $1,180 $1,149
Health Insurance $1,712 $610
Health Fee $817.50 $488.50
Scrubs Fee $160 $0
Dental Gown Usage $165 $110
Topping Student Aid Fund $16 $8
Orientation Fee $350 $0
Student Programming Fee $125 $62.50
Student Service Fee $32 $16
Total Direct Costs $78,381.50 $46,951
Allowances for Indirect Cost
Room & Board $17,814 $11,472
Transportation $852 $544
Personal/Miscellaneous $1,321 $842
Estimated Cost of Attendance $98,368.50 $59,809

2014-2015 tuition is for the Dental Hygiene Program only. Classes taken outside the Dental Hygiene Program may be assessed at the current per unit rate of $1,602. Rates for tuition and fees are established annually and are subject to change. Allowances for indirect costs are based on living off campus. Those students living with parents or other relatives, other than a spouse, will realize lower indirect costs.