Tuition and Fees

Currently, any students matriculated into the MOT program will receive the in-state tuition rate regardless of their residency. See the program-specific tuition information about the Occupational Therapy program on the Graduate Tuition & Fees webpage. 

Tuition is based on 2022/2023 rates and does not factor annual tuition increases as determined by the Board of Trustees. All items subject to change. Please contact the USM OT Department for more information, at

*Additional costs refer to expenses for fieldwork, learning resources (such as books and online subscriptions), supplies, and professional memberships. The actual expenses may vary but range from $1,000-3,000. Items associated with fieldwork include fingerprinting, background checks, CPR class, travel expenses, required immunizations, and health insurance.

Online courses: if you are not in an online program but are taking an online course, there is an additional $15.00 added to the per-credit-hour charge for USM Graduate courses.

Graduate Student Enrollment: a one-time $60.00 fee is assessed to all students newly admitted to USM graduate degree programs.

Payment Plan: a non-refundable $30.00 fee is assessed to students enrolling in one of USM’s three installment payment plans. This fee is assessed each semester that a student enrolls in an installment plan.

For more information, please contact Student Financial Services at 207-780-5250.

MOT Program of Study 2023-2024