Biotechnology M.S. - Projected Cost of Attendance


2017 - 2018


Your actual cost of attendance budget will be viewable when you log in to your EVMS Online Financial Aid System via your student portal.  The cost of attendance budget includes loan fees for based on in-state (IS) or out of state (OS) budgets.  A student's individual cost of attendance may be slightly different from what appears on this page based on approved adjustments.  Review your budget closely and only borrow what you truly need. 

As part of the Higher Education Act, as amended, regulations governing Cost of Attendance elements were established.  Federal regulation requires that all need determinations be based on a single student budget for a program.  If you demonstrate unusual expenses, see the guidelines and form to request a budget increase.  All requests will be considered on a case-by-case basis within federal regulations. 

Loan fees are subject to change for loans first disbursed on or after October 1. 

Year One: Two equal disbursements of student financial aid, one per term  

Based on enrolling in 29 credits (13 fall, 16 spring)

Year TwoTwo equal disbursements of student financial aid, one per term

Based on enrolling in 11 credits (4 summer, 7 fall)

    Biotech1 Biotech2
Budget Length    12 mos. 4 mos.
Tuition* In State     ($891/credit)** $28,512 $6,237
  Out of State    ($1,064/credit)** $34,048 $7,448
Fees* Mandatory $820 $600
  Health Insurance $2,697 $1,349
Subtotal Tuition & Fees In State $32,029 $8,186
  (Direct Costs) Out of State $37,565 $9,397
Other Allowances Books & Equipment $200 $100
  Room, Board & Miscellaneous $19,644 $6,548
  Personal Expenses $960 $320
  Transportation** $4,493 $1,500
Cost of Attendance w/o Loan Fees In State $57,326 $16,654
Out of State $62,862 $17,865
Loan Fees *** Direct Unsubsidized - 1.069%  IS $219 $178
Direct Unsubsidized - 1.069% OS $219 $191
Grad PLUS – 4.276%  IS $1,575 $0
  Grad PLUS – 4.276% OS $1,811 $0
Total Cost of Attendance including Loan Fees In State $59,120 $16,832
Out of State $64,892 $18,056