Program Costs

 TOTAL COST OF THE PALOMAR COLLEGE RDA PROGRAM IS LESS THAN $4,000! 

 Fall Semester Estimated Expenses - $2204 

    • Tuition ($46 per unit for CA Residents)                               $644*
    • Textbooks and Material Packets Fees                                $275
    • Student Health Fee                                                             $20            
    • Parking Permits                                                                   $40
    • Uniforms and Name Badge                                                 $150
    • Saftey Glasses, Masks and Gloves                                    $175
    • Materials (Typodont and Instruments)                                $900**

* Tuition and Fees are due at the time of enrollment.

**Payment for Typodont and Instruments will be due by August 30, 2013.    Remaining items will need to be purchased before August 19, 2013.

Spring Semester Estimated Expenses – $817

    • Tuition ($46 per unit for CA Residents)                              $552*
    • Textbooks and Material Packets Fees                               $125
    • Student Health Fee                                                            $20
    • Parking Permit                                                                    $40   
    • Masks, Gowns and Gloves                                                 $80

* Tuition and Fees are due at the time of enrollment.                                             Remaining items will need to be purchased before January 21, 2014.

Required before offical acceptance to the  RDA Program – $550

    • Physical Exam                                                               $50*
    • Hepatitis Series of 3 Shots                                            $150*
    • Tdap and TB Test                                                         $100*
    • Vision Exam                                                                   $100*
    • Dental Cleaning , Exam and Bite-Wing X-rays              $100*
    • CPR Certification                                                           $50

*These expenses are estimated and may be covered completly or partially by insurance.

 NOTE: The above estimates do not include transportation costs to and from school and extern sites.