Budget for Post-Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy (PPDPT)

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• All budgets are estimated costs and are subject to change.

 • The budget is for the student and educational expenses during the period of enrollment only.

(Your actual tuition may be different depending on the number of units being taken per term)


Post-Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy


Post-Professional DPT

First Year/12 months


$505.00 per unit/based on 10 Units


Post-Professional DPT

Second Year/12 months

$505.00 per unit/based on 9 units                             

Tuition & Fees    
Tuition 5,050 4,545
Student Body Fees 40 40
Graduation Fees N/A 350
Total Fees 5,090  4,935
Budget Items/Estimated Costs    
Books & Supplies 0 0
Living Expenses (R&B/Personal) 19,829 19,829
Transportation 1,000 1,000
Total Budget Components 20,829 20,829
Loan Fees    
Direct Unsubsidized Loan Fees 217 217
Grad PLUS Loan Fees 238 232
Total Loan Fees 455 449
Total Budget 26,374 26,213


There were no graduates in this program for 2016, 2018 and 2019 that had WesternU debt. The average indebtedness for 2017 was $34,235.

The Post-Professional Doctor of Physical Therapy program has three disbursements per academic year.  One in the fall before school starts, one in the spring and one in the summer.  Please go to
 Student YOU Portal for your actual disbursement date information for your program.

To see a sample of what your loan repayment schedule may look like, please visit the Federal Student Aid Repayment Estimator Calculator.