USC University of Southern California

Cost of Attendance

Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Program

Estimated cost of attendance for 2015-2016

Direct Costs Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Tuition $84,426 $84,426 $84,426 $56,284
Instrument Management System Fee $4,224 $4,224 $4,224 $2,816
Dental Equipment $10,629 $3,235 $0 $0
Health Insurance $1,712 $1,712 $1,712 $1,712
Disability Insurance $55 $55 $55 $55
Health Fee $793 $793 $793 $566
Scrubs Fee $350 $0 $0 $0
Dental Gown Usage $165 $165 $165 $165
ASDA/CDA Dues $85 $85 $85 $85
Topping Student Aid Fund $16 $16 $16 $16
Graduate Orientation Fee $55 $0 $0 $0
Graduate Student Programming Fee $80 $80 $80 $80
Graduate Student Service Fee $25 $25 $25 $25
Total Direct Costs $102,615 $94,816 $91,581 $61,804
Allowances for Indirect Cost
Room & Board $21,334 $21,334 $21,334 $16,000
Transportation $3,360 $3,360 $3,360 $2,520
Personal/Miscellaneous $2,436 $2,436 $2,436 $1,827
Estimated Cost of Attendance $129,745 $121,946 $118,711 $82,151

ASDA = American Student Dental Association
CDA = California Dental Association