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Master of Advanced Studies in Architecture-based Systems Engineering Leadership Cost of Attendance for 2021-2022

These figures may not be final. Actual tuition, fees, and charges are subject to change by the Regents of the University of California or, as authorized, by the President of the University of California. Accordingly, final approved levels and charges may differ from the amounts shown.

Use this estimated cost of attendance to help decide how much money you need to attend Jacob’s School of Engineering’s Master of Advanced Studies in Architecture-based Enterprise Systems Engineering Leadership, and how much financial aid you may need to meet that goal. Your actual costs may differ.

About the Architecture-based Enterprise Systems Engineering Leadership Program (AESE): AESE Brochure and 2021-22 AESE Calendar & Schedule.

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Estimated Basic Cost of Attendance

California Residents and Non-California Residents

Cost of Attendance Academic Year (33 weeks) and Summer 2022 (10 weeks)
Academic Year and Summer Tuition and Fees(View Components) $34,049
UC Per Unit Program Academic Year Costs: $29,445
UC Systemwide Student Services Academic Year Fee: $1,128
UC San Diego Campus-based Academic Year Fees: $996
UC Per Unit Program Summer Costs: $2,265
UC Systemwide Student Services Summer Fee: $215
Quarter Tuition and Fees (View Components)
Cost of Attendance Category Fall 2021 Winter 2022 Spring 2022 Summer 2022
UC Mandatory Tuition and Fees $9,815 $9,815 $9,815 $2,265
UC Systemwide Student Services Fee $376 $376 $376 $215
UC San Diego Campus-based Fees $332 $332 $332 $0
UC Mandatory Health Insurance Fee $1,307 $1,307 $1,307 $0
Housing and Meals $5,926 $5,926 $5,926 $5,387
Books and Supplies $247 $247 $247 $225
Personal Expenses $420 $420 $420 $382
Transportation Expenses $498 $498 $498 $453
Quarter Cost of Attendance $18,921 $18,921 $18,921 $8,927
Housing and Meals $23,165
Books and Supplies $966
Personal Expenses $1,642
Transportation Expenses $1,947
UC San Diego Health Insurance Fee $3,921
MAS-AESE Basic Cost of Attendance Totals for CA and Non-California Residents $65,690
  1. The Cost of Attendance (COA) does not include the Document fee of $100. COA and award packages are automatically adjusted for incoming students.

  2. The Cost of Attendance (COA) for the academic year includes the UC Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) of $3,921. Students may opt out of the UC Student Health Insurance Plan. For additional UC SHIP information, visit

  3. Non-California resident and international students are not charged a Non-Resident Supplemental Tuition cost. Non-California residents will be considered for Federal Direct Loans only. International students will also be billed a one-time International Student Visa Administration fee of $100. International students may apply for Private Education Loans to assist with educational costs.

  4. The MAS-AESE (Full-Time, 1-Year Pace) CA and Non-CA Resident Basic Budget Total is $65,690. Students enrolled in the MAS-AESE Program are not charged Non-CA Resident Supplemental Tuition.

  5. The COA above is based on a student living off-campus. A student living on-campus or living with a parent will have a different COA and can refer to the graduate student cost of attendance budgets for the various components and costs Graduate Students Cost of Attendance (

  6. MAS-AESE students pay $755 per credit unit. The academic year is based on 13 credit units Fall term, 13 credit units Winter term, 13 credit units Spring term and 3 credit units Summer term. Actual units taken may vary based on each student’s enrollment. The 12-month MAS-AESE program requires 42 units for completion.

For off-campus rental options, including market costs for one-bedroom apartments and other housing arrangements, please refer to the UC San Diego Off-Campus Housing Services website: Please keep in mind, the Cost of Attendance listed above is based on actual student average expenses.

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