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Rady School (Master of Professional Accountancy) Cost of Attendance for 2019-2020

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 School of Management, and how much financial aid you may need to meet that goal.

This cost of attendance applies to the Rady Master of Professional Accountancy program.

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Estimated Basic Cost of Attendance

CA Residents and Non-California Residents

Cost of Attendance Academic Year (33 weeks)
Academic Year Tuition/Feesad(View Components) $60,163
UC Per Unit Program Costs: $58,000
UC Systemwide Student Services Fee: $1,128
UC San Diego Campus Fees: $885
RADY Activity Fee: $150b
Quarter Tuition/Fees (View Components)
Cost of Attendance Category Fall 2019 Winter 2020 Spring 2020
UC Mandatory Tuition and Feesf $19,720 $19,720 $18,560
UC Systemwide and Campus-based Fees $671 $671 $671
UC Mandatory Health Insurance Feec $1,300 $1,300 $1,300
Rady Activity Feeb $50 $50 $50
Housing and Meals $5,988 $5,988 $5,988
Books and Supplies $479 $479 $479
Transportation $960 $960 $960
Personal Expenses $808 $808 $808
Quarter Cost of Attendance $29,976 $29,976 $28,816
Housing and Meals $17,964
Books and Supplies $1,437
Transportation $2,880
Personal Expenses $2,424
Health Insurance Fee $3,900
MPAc Basic Cost of Attendance Totals for CA and Non-California Residentse $88,768
  1. All new UC San Diego professional and graduate students will be billed a one-time Document fee of $100, which is not included in the Tuition/Fees amount.

  2. All RADY professional students are charged the $150 RADY Student Activity Fee, included in the Tuition/Fees amount.

  3. The Cost of Attendance (COA) includes the UC Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) of $3,900. 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. All new UC San Diego international students will be assessed a one-time Visa Administration fee of $100, which is not included in the Tuition/Fees amount.

  5. The MPAc CA and Non-CA Resident Basic Budget Total including Summer 2019 is $88,768. Students enrolled in the RADY MPAc Program are not charged Non-CA Resident Supplemental Tuition.

  6. RADY Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) students pay $1,160 per credit unit. The academic year is based on a student living off-campus and enrolled in 17 credit units Fall term, 17 credit units Winter term, and 16 credit units Spring term. Actual units taken may vary based on each student’s enrollment. The 9-month RADY Master of Professional Accountancy Program requires a minimum of 50 credit units.

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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