Tuition costs associated with this program have been provided below for the convenience of prospective students.

Tuition Costs (2023-2024 Academic Year)

Residency Status Per Credit Hour
MD Residents $679
Non-MD Residents $837

View the full list of tuition and fees for the 2023-2024 academic year for MS or Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Science program.

Note that students enrolled in the MS in Regulatory Science and the Graduate Certificate in Regulatory Science programs are not charged "Supporting Facilities" or "Transportation" fees, but are charged a flat tuition rate fee for part-time students, as well as fees for student activities, student government, and technology.

Financial Aid:

Students who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents and are interested in receiving federal or state aid must complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This form can be completed as early as October 1. Applicants are encouraged to complete the form before March 1. Graduate students enrolled as degree seeking with at least six (6) credit hours can be considered for the federal direct unsubsidized Stafford loan and the graduate PLUS loan.

When completing Section H in the FAFSA, indicate school code 002104-00 (University of Maryland, Baltimore) and select the housing code of 3 (off campus) or 1 (with parents).

Applicants who have completed the residency application and are deemed Maryland residents should also contact Maryland Higher Education Commission, Office of Student Financial Assistance for information on legislative scholarships.

Please contact the UMB Student Financial Assistance and Education (SFAE) office with questions or for additional financial aid information:

Scholarship Opportunity: Ellen H. Yankellow Scholarship

All students accepted into the MS in Regulatory Science program are eligible to apply for the Ellen H. Yankellow Scholarship, which will cover tuition for Fall 2022 and Spring 2023 (up to $9,500).

Learn More About the Scholarship