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Master of Science in Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Sciences (MSBPS)

2022/2023

  • All budgets are estimated costs and subject to change.
  • The budget is for the student and educational expenses during the period of enrollment only.
  • (Cost per unit $803.00 based on 20 units per year)
Tuition & Fees First Year
10 Months
Second Year
10 Months
Tuition 16,060 16,060
Student Body Fees (not applicable to this program) N/A N/A
Top Hat 24 24
Graduation Fees N/A 350
Total Fees 16,084 16,434
Budget Items/Estimated Costs First Year
10 Months
Second Year
10 Months
Books & Supplies (not applicable to this program) N/A N/A
20,163 20,163 20,163
Transportation 3,179 3,170
Total Budget Components 23,342 23,333
Loan Fees First Year
10 Months
Second Year
10 Months
Direct Unsubsidized Loan Fees 217 217
Grad PLUS Loan Fees 809 824
Total Fees 1,026 1,041
Total Budget 40,452 40,808

There were no graduates for the Master of Science in Biotechnology and Pharmaceutical Sciences program for 2017, 2019  and 2020 that had WesternU debt. the average indebtedness for 2014 was $18,080, for 2016 was $532 and for 2018 the average indebtedness was $862.

The Pharmacy program has two disbursements per academic year.  One 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.

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