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Rady School (MASTER OF SCIENCE IN BUSINESS ANALYTICS) Cost of Attendance for 2020-2021

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 UC San Diego’s Rady Master of Science in Business Analytics Program, and how much financial aid you may need to meet that goal. Your actual costs may differ.

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Estimated Basic Cost of Attendance

CA Residents and Non-California Residents

Cost of Attendance Summer 2020 (5 weeks) and Academic Year (33 weeks)
Summer and Academic Year Tuition/Fees(View Components) $63,133
UC Per Unit Program Summer Costs: $9,720
UC San Diego Campus-based Summer Fees: 145

UC Per Unit Program Academic Year Costs: $51,030
UC Systemwide Student Services Fees: $1,128
UC San Diego Campus-based Fees: $960
Rady Activity Fee: $150
Quarter Tuition/Fees (View Components)
Cost of Attendance Category Summer 2020 Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Spring 2021
UC San Diego Tuition and Fees $9,720 $19,440 $15,795 $15,795
UC Student Services and Campus-based Fees $145 $696 $696 $696
UC Mandatory Health Insurance Fee $553 $1,285 $1,285 $1,285
Rady Activity Fee * $50 $50 $50
Housing and Meals $2,618 $5,760 $5,760 $5,760
Books and Supplies5 $0 $0 $0 $0
Personal Expenses $189 $416 $416 $416
Transportation Expenses $225 $495 $495 $495
Quarter Cost of Attendance $13,450 $28,142 $24,497 $24,497
Housing and Meals $19,898
Books and Supplies $0
Personal Expenses $1,710
Transportation Expenses $1,437
UC San Diego Health Insurance Fee $4,408
MSBA Basic Cost of Attendance Totals for CA and Non-California Residents $90,586
  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) includes the $150 annual Rady Student Activity fee.

  3. The Cost of Attendance (COA) includes the UC Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) of $3,855. Students may opt out of the UC Student Health Insurance Plan. For additional UC SHIP information, visit https://wellness.ucsd.edu/studenthealth/insurance/uc-ship/Pages/default.aspx.

  4. 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.

  5. Books and Supply costs are included in each term’s fees amount and are provided to each student.

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.

  • Students may submit Cost of Attendance Add-On forms with appropriate documentation for rent and utilities, transportation costs, computer purchases and/or increased books and supplies. Submission of a request does not guarantee an approval.

  • Financial Aid and Scholarships Office provides Federal Direct Unsubsidized and Federal Direct Graduate PLUS Loans and requires the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Private Education Loans are available for domestic and international students. Inquire at the Financial Aid and Scholarships Office for lenders that accept international applicants. Your Major Department and/or the Graduate Division may provide other forms of financial support. RADY School of Management Master of Science in Business Analytics Costs and Financing. You may be required to complete and submit the FAFSA to be considered for some types of graduate awards. FAFSAs are available beginning October 1st every year. Priority funding deadline is March 2nd every year.

  • Students who are unable to complete the FAFSA and/or California Dream Act Application or who are enrolled in less than half-time (6 units), may be able to apply for a private loan. Private Education Loans are available for domestic and international students. Inquire at the Financial Aid and Scholarships Office for lenders that accept international applicants.

  • Rady Master of Science in Business Analytics students pay $1,215 per credit unit. Summer term is based on 8 credit units taken. The academic year is based on 16 credit units Fall term, 13 credit units Winter term, and 13 credit units Spring term. Actual units taken may vary based on each student’s enrollment. The 12-month Rady Master of Science in Business Analytics Program requires 50 credit units for completion.

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