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Master of Science in Clinical Investigation (MSCI) Cost of Attendance

Costs for 2021-2022

view 2020-2021 costs

The following expenses represent the amounts established by the Vanderbilt University Office of Student Financial Aid as reasonable costs for attending Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. It is expected that most students can live within these costs. Students with extenuating circumstances may reach out to the Office of Enrollment Services with documentation and exceptions. Dependent child day-care costs may be added with documentation. Modest annual increases can be expected.

 1st Year
Fall / Spring / Summer
(12 months)
2nd Year
Fall / Spring
(9 months)
Direct Costs Paid to Vanderbilt
Tuition$41,160$20,580
Student Services Fee*$658$562
Student Health Fee$798$696
Year 1 Transcript Fee$100
Indirect Costs
Books / Supplies$750$500
Rent / Utilities$16,536$12,402
Meals$8,256$6,192
Personal Total**$7,560$5,670
Transportation$1,920$1,440
Loan Fees***$984$656
Total Cost of Attendance$78,722$48,698

*Student Services Fees are charged at $281 for fall and spring semesters, and $96 for summer semester.
** Personal includes allowance of $304/month for health insurance.
*** Loan Fees are based on average loan fees incurred by similarly classified borrowers during the previous academic year.

Expected Bill at VanderbiltFallSpringSummer
Tuition - Year 1$13,720$13,720$13,720
Tuition - Year 2$10,290$10,290
Student Health Insurance ‡$1,757.50$1,757.50
Student Services Fee ‡$281$281$96
Student Health Fee ‡$348$348$102
Transcript Fee ‡ (new students)$100

‡Explanation of Fees

Student Health Insurance Fee

  • This fee covers the cost of the Student Health Insurance Plan offered through Vanderbilt University.
  • The annual fee is charged to the student’s account in two installments in the fall and spring terms.
  • This fee may be waived for students who have coverage through a comparable plan. A link to the waiver form will become available on this website in May 2021.

Student Services Fee

  • This fee support co-curricular interests and events as well as recreational programs administered through the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center. Additional information can be found in the Vanderbilt University Student Handbook (vanderbilt.edu/student_handbook).
  • The annual fee is charged to the student’s account in the fall, spring and summer terms.

Student Health Fee

  • This fee provides enhanced support for the University Counseling Center, the Office of Student Health and the Office of Student Care Contribution.
  • The annual fee is charged to the student’s account in the fall, spring and summer terms.

Transcript Fee


Costs for 2020-2021

The following expenses represent the amounts established by the Vanderbilt University Office of Student Financial Aid as reasonable costs for attending Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. It is expected that most students can live within these costs. Students with extenuating circumstances may reach out to the Office of Enrollment Services with documentation and exceptions. Dependent child day-care costs may be added with documentation. Modest annual increases can be expected.

 

 1st Year
Fall / Spring / Summer
(12 months)
2nd Year
Fall / Spring
(9 months)
Direct Costs Paid to Vanderbilt
Tuition$39,960$19,980
Student Services Fee*$634$542
Year 1 Transcript Fee$100
Indirect Costs
Books / Supplies$750$500
Rent / Utilities$16,213$12,160
Meals$7,968$5,976
Personal Total**$7,560$5,670
Transportation$1,979$1,484
Loan Fees***$1,050$700
Total Cost of Attendance$76,214$47,012

*Student Services Fees are charged at $271 for fall and spring semesters, and $92 for summer semester.
** Personal includes allowance of $304/month for health insurance.
*** Loan Fees are based on average loan fees incurred by similarly classified borrowers during the previous academic year.

 

Expected Bill at VanderbiltFallSpringSummer
Tuition - Year 1$13,320$13,320$13,320
Tuition - Year 2$9,990$9,990
Student Health Insurance ‡$1,827.50$1,827.50
Student Services Fee ‡$271$271$92
Transcript Fee ‡ (new students)$100

‡Explanation of Fees

Student Health Insurance Fee

Student Services Fee

  • This fee supports co-curricular interests and events as well as recreational programs administered through the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center. Additional information can be found in the Vanderbilt University Student Handbook (vanderbilt.edu/student_handbook).
  • The annual fee is charged to the student’s account in the fall, spring, and summer semesters.

Transcript Fee