Financial Aid

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

12 Months

Tuition & Fees  
Tuition 27,105
Student Body Fees 40
Graduation Fees 350
Total Fees 27,495
Budget Items/Estimated Costs  
Books & Supplies 648
Living Expenses (R&B/Personal) 22,323
Transportation 3,460
Background Check 50
Total Budget Components 26,481
Loan Fees  
Direct Unsubsidized Loan Fees 217
Grad PLUS Loan Fees 1,427
Total Loan Fees 1,644
Total Budget 55,620

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

2016 Graduates $40,884 
2017 Graduates $43,201
2018 Graduates $48,331
2019 Graduates $36,993

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.