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Master of Advanced Studies in Wireless Embedded Systems – Year 1 of 2 Cost of Attendance for 2022-2023

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 Wireless Embedded Systems, and how much financial aid you may need to meet that goal.

About the Wireless Embedded Systems Program (WES): WES Brochure and 2022-24 WES 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 2023 (10 weeks)
Academic Year and Summer Tuition and Fees(View Components) $18,430
UC Per Unit Program Academic Year Costs: $12,000
UC Systemwide Student Services Academic Year Fee: $1,152
UC San Diego Campus-based Academic Year Fees: $1,053
 
UC Per Unit Program Summer Costs: $4,000
UC Systemwide Student Services Summer Fee: $225
Quarter Tuition and Fees (View Components)
Cost of Attendance Category Fall 2022 Winter 2023 Spring 2023 Summer 2023
UC Mandatory Tuition and Fees $4,000 $4,000 $4,000 $4,000
UC Systemwide Student Services Fee $384 $384 $384 $0
UC San Diego Campus-based Fees $351 $351 $351 $225
UC San Diego Health Insurance Fee $1,335 $1,335 $1,335 $0
Housing and Meals $6,064 $6,064 $6,064 $5,513
Books and Supplies $262 $262 $262 $238
Personal Expenses $441 $441 $441 $401
Transportation Expenses $526 $526 $526 $478
Quarter Cost of Attendance $13,363 $13,363 $13,363 $10,855
Housing and Meals $23,705
Books and Supplies $1,024
Personal Expenses $1,724
Transportation Expenses $2,056
UC San Diego Health Insurance Fee $4,005
MAS-WES Basic Cost of Attendance Totals for CA and Non-California Residents $50,944
  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 $4,005. Students may opt out of the UC Student Health Insurance Plan. For additional UC SHIP information, visit https://shwadmin.ucsd.edu/uc-ship/index.html.

  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-WES (Year 1 of 2) California and Non-California Resident Basic Budget Total is $50,944. The MAS-WES (Year 2 of 2) California and Non-California Resident Basic Budget Total is $48,089. Students enrolled in the MAS-WES 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 (ucsd.edu).

  6. MAS-WES students pay $1,000 per credit unit. The first year of the 2-year program is based on 4 credit units Fall term, 4 credit units Winter term, 4 credit units Spring term and 4 credit units Summer term. Actual units taken may vary based on each student’s enrollment. The 2-year MAS-WES program requires 36 credit 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: https://offcampushousing.ucsd.edu/. Please keep in mind, the Cost of Attendance listed above is based on actual student average expenses.

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