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Master of Science in Biomedical Regulatory Affairs

Costs & Financial Aid

The Master of Science in Biomedical Regulatory Affairs is a self-sustaining, fee-based degree program offered by the UW School of Pharmacy in partnership with UW Continuum College.


Course fees are charged on a per-credit basis and are the same for resident (Washington state) and nonresident students. In addition to course fees, students pay other required fees each quarter, including registration, technology and U-PASS fees. Payment is due by the third Friday of the quarter. Costs for textbooks and other course materials are extra.

The estimates below are based on 2024–2025 rates and are subject to change without notice. 

Part-Time Option

Cost per credit: $955
Total number of credits required: 45
Estimated total course fees: $42,975

Full-Time Option

Cost per credit: $955
Total number of credits required: 52 (min.)
Estimated total course fees: $49,660

Financial Aid and Other Funding

Students in fee-based programs can apply for various forms of financial aid to help cover their educational costs, including federal financial aid, scholarships and loans. For more information, visit the fee-based programs page of the UW Student Financial Aid website. Fee-based students are not eligible for tuition exemptions or university grants.

Graduate Student Funding

The Graduate School’s fellowships and awards page is a resource for students seeking information about fellowships, awards and assistantships. The Graduate Funding Information Service assists UW graduate students in their search for funding opportunities for graduate school-related expenses. GFIS representatives host workshops, post funding announcements and meet one-on-one with students.

Employer Assistance

Some employers will cover all or part of the cost of a professional education. Check with your employer to see if such a program is available.