The Master of Respiratory Therapy has a specified tuition that is published by the University Registrar. All 5 semesters in the MRT program are full time.

Ohio Residents
Tuition and Fees: $12,425
Living Expenses: $16,038
Total: $28,463

Tuition and Fees: $33,897
Living Expenses: $16,038
Total: $49,935

Related costs beyond stated and required University fees for instruction and tuition and individual housing arrangements include:

  • Required textbooks and supplies (approximately $300/semester).
  • Clinical clothing is required for both men and women. Costs vary.
  • All costs associated with clinical experiences, including University fees, travel, food, lodging, liability insurance, health insurance, uniforms, postage and the like, are the responsibility of each student.
  • Professional dues: Students are expected to join the AARC.


Financial Assistance

The procedure for application for financial assistance can be obtained from the Student Financial Aid Office at The deadline for requests for most grant, loan or scholarship funds is March 1 prior to the academic year of financial need.


Fellowship Opportunities for First-Year HRS Graduate Students

The Ohio State University's Graduate School offers fellowship opportunities for new, incoming graduate students. To learn more, please see the Fellowship Opportunities information sheet.