Financial Information

Cost estimates for the School of Radiation Therapy

This estimated cost breakdown for the program is subject to change.

Tuition (NOT available through federal student loans)$18,130
(Track 1)
$20,300 (Track II)
Application Fee$25
Acceptance deposit (to hold program position after confirmation of acceptance)$200
Books (approximate) Some purchased by individual student before the start of the program/semester and some provided by the program.$550
Miscellaneous Supplies$50
Professional Society Fees (ASRT or TCRT)See Web links
Professional and Review Conference Fees (TCRT)$30-50
Other Possible Education Conference: Student contribution amount dependent on contributions, fundraising and whether or not the school participates in any additional RTT review conference during enrollment.TBD
American Registry Application Fee (paid to the ARRT, due four weeks prior to graduation)$200
Parking (daily rate--depends on location)$0 to $6
on location)
Uniform and ShoesVaries
Transportation: All students are responsible for arranging their own transportation to and from program clinical education sites. Some sites are not accessible by public transportation. Consequently, all students should have alternate means of transportation available.Varies
Mantoux Test and CPR: Students are required to update these at their expense if they expire before the program end.Varies
Flu vaccination: Students are required to be vaccinated at their expense during the first semester.$30

Financial aid
The Radiation Therapy program is not part of the University of Minnesota and the school is not certified by the USDE for eligibility for Title IV student financial aid. Therefore, accepted students are not eligible for federal financial aid.

It is the student's responsibility to obtain financing for this program. Most students obtain personal or family loans to help pay for the program. Tuition for the program is allowed to be paid in three installments to Fairview at the designated dates and may be paid via checks or credit card.

Additional requirements
Students must have health care coverage through their own personal insurance company and will need to show evidence of Health Care Coverage (Workman’s Compensation does not apply to this program).

CPR certification documentation is required from one of the following: American Heart Association, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency, Cardiac Care Healthcare Provider, or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer or Professional Rescuer Review. This must be renewed if it expires prior to graduation

Refund policy/Buyers right to cancel
If your application is rejected, you will receive a full refund of all tuition, fees, and other charges.

You will be entitled to a full refund of tuition, fees, and other charges if you give written notice that you are cancelling your enrollment within five days of being accepted into the school or program. This five-day refund policy applies regardless of when the program starts.

If you give written notice more than five days after you have been accepted into the school or program (or first lesson for an online distance education program), you will receive a refund of all tuition, fees, and other charges minus 15 percent, up to $50, of the total cost of the program.

You will be provided a prorated tuition, fees, and other charges refund minus a 25 percent, up to $100 administrative if you provide written notice of your withdrawal after your program has begun, but before 75 percent program has completed.

If you withdraw from your program after 75 percent of the program has completed, you are not entitled to a refund of tuition, fees, and other charges. You will receive written notice acknowledging your withdraw request within 10 business days after receipt of the notice and you will receive a refund of any tuition, fees, and other charges within 30 business days of receipt of your withdrawal.

Written notice is effective of the date of the postmark if sent by mail or the day it has been hand-delivered to the institution. If you do not withdraw in writing or contact the institution about your absence, and you have not attended your program for 21 consecutive days, you will be considered to have withdrawn from the school as of your last date of attendance.

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