M.L.S. Program Tuition and Costs

Below are the projected tuition and fees to complete the program. Partial scholarships are available to offset tuition costs.

All fees are charged to students in mid-August and in mid-December. Alternatively, students may enroll in the BruinPay Plan to pay tuition and fees in monthly installments.

  • 2-Year Part-Time Program

    Note: Partial scholarships are available to offset tuition charges.

    To qualify for federal financial aid, a student must register for at least 4 units in a semester.

     

    Fall Semester
    Year 1

    Spring Semester
    Year 1

    Fall Semester
    Year 2

    Spring Semester
    Year 2

    Estimated Total charges

    Estimated Tuition charge 6.5 units @ $2227/unit (1)

    $14,475.50

    $14,475.50

    $14,475.50

    $14,475.50

    $57,902

    Estimated total for UCLA Graduate Student Fees (1)

    $800

    $800

    $800

    $800

    $3,200

    Subtotal

    $15,275.50

    $15,275.50

    $15,275.50

    $15,275.50

    $61,102

    Campus provided Health Insurance+Health Facilities Fee (2)

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $9,388

    Total (3)

    $17,622.50

    $17,622.50

    $17,622.50

    $17,622.50

    $70,490

     

    1. Precise fee amounts are approved by UC Regents for all degree programs in the spring. Actual amounts may be higher or lower than these estimates. Students are charged per unit. Thus, the tuition amount will vary depending on the number of units enrolled.
    2. Students are required to have health insurance. The campus provided health insurance can be waived if the student is covered by a private plan.
    3. The university estimates that living expenses are an additional $20,000/year.

     

     

  • 3-Year Part-Time Program

    Note: Partial scholarships are available to offset tuition charges.

    To qualify for federal financial aid, a student must register for at least 4 units in a semester.

     

    Fall Semester
    Year 1

    Spring Semester
    Year 1

    Fall Semester
    Year 2

    Spring Semester
    Year 2

    Fall Semester
    Year 3

    Spring Semester
    Year 3

    Estimated Total charges

    Estimated Tuition charge 4.3 units @ $2227/unit (1)

    $9,650

    $9,650

    $9,650

    $9,650

    $9,650

    $9,650

    $57,902

    Estimated total for UCLA Graduate Student Fees (1)

    $800

    $800

    $800

    $800

    $800

    $800

    $4,800

    Subtotal

    $10,450

    $10,450

    $10,450

    $10,450

    $10,450

    $10,450

    $62,700

    Campus provided Health Insurance+Health Facilities Fee (2)

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $14,082

    Total (3)

    $12,797

    $12,797

    $12,797

    $12,797

    $12,797

    $12,797

    $76,782

     

    1. Precise fee amounts are approved by UC Regents for all degree programs in the spring. Actual amounts may be higher or lower than these estimates. Students are charged per unit. Thus, the tuition amount will vary depending on the number of units enrolled.
    2. Students are required to have health insurance. The campus provided health insurance can be waived if the student is covered by a private plan.
    3. The university estimates that living expenses are an additional $20,000/year.
  • 4-Year Part-Time Program

    Note: Partial scholarships are available to offset tuition charges.

    To qualify for federal financial aid, a student must register for at least 4 units in a semester.

     

    Fall Semester
    Year 1

    Spring Semester
    Year 1

    Fall Semester
    Year 2

    Spring Semester
    Year 2

    Estimated Tuition charge 3.25 units @ $2227/unit (1)

    $7,237.75

    $7,237.75

    $7,237.75

    $7,237.75

    Estimated total for UCLA Graduate Student Fees (1)

    $800

    $800

    $800

    $800

    Subtotal

    $8,087.75

    $8,087.75

    $8,087.75

    $8,087.75

    Campus provided Health Insurance+Health Facilities Fee (2)

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $2,347

    Total (3)

    $10,434.75

    $10,434.75

    $10,434.75

    $10,434.75

     

     

    Fall Semester
    Year 3

    Spring Semester
    Year 3

    Fall Semester
    Year 4

    Spring Semester
    Year 4

    Estimated Total Charges

    Estimated Tuition charge 4.3 units @ $2227/unit (1)

    $7,237.75

    $7,237.75

    $7,237.75

    $7,237.75

    $57,902

    Estimated total for UCLA Graduate Student Fees (1)

    $800

    $800

    $800

    $800

    $6,400

    Subtotal

    $8,087.75

    $8,087.75

    $8,087.75

    $8,087.75

    $64,302

    Campus provided Health Insurance+Health Facilities Fee (2)

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $18,776

    Total (3)

    $10,434.75

    $10,434.75

    $10,434.75

    $10,434.75

    $83,078

     

    1. Precise fee amounts are approved by UC Regents for all degree programs in the spring. Actual amounts may be higher or lower than these estimates. Students are charged per unit. Thus, the tuition amount will vary depending on the number of units enrolled.
    2. Students are required to have health insurance. The campus provided health insurance can be waived if the student is covered by a private plan.
    3. The university estimates that living expenses are an additional $20,000/year.
  • 9-month Full-Time Program

    Note: Partial scholarships are available to offset tuition charges.

     

    Fall Semester
    Year 1

    Spring Semester
    Year 1

    Estimated Total Charges

    Estimated Tuition charge 13 units @ $2227/unit (1)

    $28,951

    $28,951

    $57,902

    Estimated total for UCLA Graduate Student Fees (1)

    $800

    $800

    $1,600

    Subtotal

    $29,751

    $29,751

    $59,502

    Campus provided Health Insurance+Health Facilities Fee (2)

    $2,347

    $2,347

    $4,694

    Total (3)

    $32,098

    $32,098

    $64,196

     

    1. Precise fee amounts are approved by UC Regents for all degree programs in the spring. Actual amounts may be higher or lower than these estimates. Students are charged per unit. Thus, the tuition amount will vary depending on the number of units enrolled.
    2. Students are required to have health insurance. The campus provided health insurance can be waived if the student is covered by a private plan.
    3. The university estimates that living expenses are an additional $20,000/year.
  • Fee Disclaimer

    The tuition, fees, and charges posted to the student billing statement are estimates based on existing amounts. These figures may not be final. Actual tuition, fees, and charges are subject to change by the Regents of the University of California and could be affected by state funding reductions. Accordingly, final approved tuition and fee levels (and thus a student’s final balance due) may differ from the amounts shown.
     
    Some or all instruction for all or part of the academic year may be delivered remotely. Tuition and fees have been set regardless of the method of instruction, and will not be refunded in the event instruction occurs remotely for any part of the academic year. Figures for tuition and fees represent currently approved or proposed amounts and may not be final. Actual tuition and fees are subject to change by the University of California as determined to be necessary or appropriate. Final approved tuition and fee levels may differ from the amounts presented.

Withdrawal Refund Dates

  • Spring 2021

    Any class drops or withdrawals must be made by 10:00 am Pacific on the following dates to receive the corresponding percentage of refund.

    Date Refund %
    Prior to January 29, 2021 – 10:00 am 100%
    Prior to February 19, 2021 – 10:00 am 50%
    After February 19, 2021 @ 10 am PT 0%

     

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