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Program Costs

*Note:  Costs are subject to change without notice.  Textbooks costs are presented based on one option for a course and for new texts as opposed to used or rental.  Additional fees may be incurred without prior notice as need arises. 

Total projected costs associated with program

Resident: $16,364.15
Non-Resident: $46,814.15

Total projected costs associated with program, itemized

Tuition

Resident: $12,558
Non-resident: $42,573

(Based upon tuition rates as of 08/01/2019 and subject to change.  Kentucky Resident = $174 per credit hour; Contiguous = $348 per credit hour; Non-Resident = $609 per credit hour.  A mandatory fee of $8 per credit hour assessed to all students for BuildSmart Investment.  Figure is based upon typical student progression of 69 credit hours and may vary based upon student’s general education courses.  Transitional coursework is not factored into program costs.  CPR is listed as an additional fee.)

Textbooks

Resident: $3,156.65
Non-resident: $3,156.65

Based upon costs of new texts through SCC’s Barnes & Noble Bookstore on 8/5/2014.  Costs do not include sales tax, shipping or other fees that may be incurred if ordering elsewhere.  Costs are subject to change and based upon new textbook prices.  Textbooks may be viewed by course on the SCC website.  Textbook requirements for general education courses vary by instructor or courses taken.  See complete book listing below.

Additional Items

Resident: $200
Non-resident: $200

Costs are estimated and may vary depending on source from which items purchased. See listing below.

Additional Fees

Resident: $449.50
Non-resident: $884.50

Costs may vary for some items depending upon resources.  See listing below. Students may or may not be required to have criminal background checks, drug screens and immunizations at their own expense specific to their assigned clinical rotation sites. Requirements vary from site to site. These costs are not included in projected costs. 

Total Projected Cost

Resident: $16,364.15
Non-resident: $46,814.15


Textbooks, 2019-2020 Academic Year, Part I

BIO 137

  • Shier; Holes Human Anatomy & Physiology, ISBN 9781260717396; $45.35
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology Workbook, ISBN 9781617314858; $41.80

ENG 101

  • BNED, English Comp I, Loudcloud Courseware, ISBN 8224000010070; $25.00
  • BNED Print; English Composition I Print Companion, ISBN 8224000000071; $15.00

Total: $127.15

PTA 101

  • Lukan’s Documentation for Physical Therapist Assistants by Bircher; ISBN 9780803661141; $49.95
  • Introduction to Physical Therapy by Dreeben-Irimia; ISBN 9781449681852; $83.95
  • Medical Terminology Simplified by Gylys, ISBN 9780803639713; $99.35
  • Principles & Techniques of Patient Care by Pierson; ISBN 9780323445849; $110.00

PTA 125

  • Essentials of Neuroanatomy for Rehabilitation by Pearson; ISBN: 9780135023884; $95.20 

BIO 139

  • Shier; Holes Human Anatomy & Physiology, ISBN 9781260717396; $45.35
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology Workbook, ISBN 9781617314858; $41.80

CIT 105

  • Technology at Your Service; ISBN: 9781307094916; $45.35

PSY 110

  • Introduction to Psychology: Gateways… ISBN: 9780357099254; $20.00

Total: $590.95

PTA 150

  • Physical Examination of the Spine and Extremities by Hoppenfeld, ISBN 9780838578537; $158.30
  • Clinical Kinesiology & Anatomy by Lippert, ISBN 9780803658257; $50.95
  • Clinical Kinesiology & Anatomy Lab Manual by Lippert, ISBN 9780803658233; $49.95
  • Daniels & Worthingham’s Muscle Testing by Hislop; ISBN 9781455706150; $102.00
  • Atlas of Human Anatomy by Netter; ISBN 9780323393225; $94.85.
  • Measurement of Joint Motion by Norkin; ISBN 9780803645660; $70.95

PTA 160

  • Pathology for the PTA by Goodman, ISBN 9780323395496; $92.95
  • Physical Rehabilitation by O’Sullivan, ISBN 9780803625792; $148.50
  • Frequently Prescribed Medications by Mancano; ISBN 9781449698843; $100.95

PTA 170

  • Rehabilitation Specialist’s Handbook by Rothstein, ISBN 978-0-8-0361238-9; $89.95

PSY 223

  • Human Development; ISBN 9781337951173 $21.45

HIS 108

Access in Blackboard.  No text listed.  $0.00

Total: $980.80

Textbooks, 2019-2020 Academic Year, Part II

MAT 150

  • College Algebra: Graphs + Models; ISBN 9780134188928; $53.35

COM 252

  • Floyd: Interpersonal Communication LLF, ISBN: 9781260039863; $37.35

Total: $90.70

PTA 200

  • Physical Agents in Rehab by Cameron; ISBN 9781416032571; $89.95
  • Beard’s massage by Domenic; ISBN 9780721603506; $82.25
  • Wound care by Sussman; ISBN 9781608317158; $145.15

PTA 220

  • Clinical Orthopaedic Rehabilitation by Brotzman; ISBN 9780323011860; $100.00
  • Strength Training Anatomy by Delavier; ISBN 9780736092265; $19.95
  • Therapeutic Exercise by Kisner & Colby; ISBN 9780803615847; $101.65
  • Progressive Individualized Exercises by Schneider; ISBN: 9781602510104; $86.10
  • Physical Rehabilitation by O’Sullivan, ISBN 9780803612471; $148.50

(purchased previously for PTA 160)

  • FallProof! by Rose, ISBN 9780736067478; $80.00

PTA 240

  • Pocket Notes by Skinner, ISBN 978076378112; $49.95
  • Clinical Decision Making for the PTA by Skinner; ISBN: 9780763771256; $60.95

Total: $964.45

PTA 250

  • Neurologic Interventions by Martin, ISBN 978-0-7-2160427-5; $84.95
  • Stroke Education Series by International Clinical Educators, $92.85
  • Wheelchair Evaluation by Batavia; ISBN: 978-0-7-6376172-1; $65.35
  • Handling Skills by Bohman; $66.60

PTA 260

  • National PTA Review & Study Guide by O’Sullivan, ISBN : 978-0-9-8433931-0, $92.85

PTA 280

  • No additional texts required.

Total: $402.60

Additional Items and Fees*

CPR Certification

(SCC Tuition for 1-hour course + text ($18.95) + card ($12.55).  Cost shown is for students with “resident” status. Students are not required to take the CPR Course through SCC.

Good for 2 years.

Total: $205.50 ($640.50)

Liability Insurance
(Required, $22/academic year)

APTA Membership
(Recommended, $80)

Health Insurance
(Recommended)

Total: $22

PTA 150:

Goniometer, reflex hammer, gait belt, tape measure, stethoscope and sphygmomanometer… items will be used throughout program and on clinical rotations

Total: $200

Liability Insurance
(Required, $22/academic year)

APTA Membership
(Recommended, $80)

Health Insurance
(Recommended)

Total: $22

Required HIV / AIDS Course

(Required by Kentucky State Board of Physical Therapy for certification) currently no charge

Board Review Course (Recommended, $230)

*Fees do not include costs associated with travel or clinical education requirements.