Budget for Master of Science in Medical Sciences (MSMS)



• All budgets are estimated costs and subject to change.

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



Master of Science in Medical Sciences

First Year

11 Months

Tuition & Fees  
Tuition 28,310
Student Body Fees 40
Graduation Fees 350
Exam Soft 61
Total Fees 28,761
Budget Items/Estimated Costs  
Books & Supplies 862
Living Expenses (R&B/Personal) 22,180
Transportation 3,479
Background Check 50
Total Budget Components 26,571
Loan Fees  
Direct Unsubsidized Loan Fees 217
Grad PLUS Loan Fees 1,482
Total Loan Fees 1,699
Total Budget 57,031

The average indebtedness for the WesternU Master of Science in Medical Sciences program for the last 4 years:

2018 Graduates $48,331
2019 Graduates $36,993
2020 Graduates $44,490
2021 Graduates $37,243

This was based on graduates that had WesternU debt.

The Master of Science in Medical Sciences program has two disbursements per academic year.  One disbursement in the fall before school starts and one in the spring.  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.