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Home > Cost of Attendance > Master of Social Work (MSW) Cost of Attendance

Master of Social Work (MSW) Cost of Attendance

Full-time Enrollment: minimum 12.0 credit hours per semester.

Please note: The table represents estimated academic year costs for financial aid and budgeting purposes. Actual semester tuition and fees charges are available on the tuition and fees webpage.

2018-2019: Master of Social Work Cost of Attendance

2018-2019 Master of Social Work Cost of Attendance
Item On/Off Campus
9 Months
Direct Costs: University charges that will appear on your eBill. *On-campus students will have their ACTUAL room and board costs charged to their eBill.
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Indirect Costs: Reasonable calculation of educational expenses you may incur while enrolled. *On-campus students will have their ACTUAL room and board costs charged to their eBill.
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The above budget does not include costs for UB Medical Insurance, which is mandatory for all qualifying full-time domestic students. You will be automatically charged for the UB Student Medical Insurance premium to your tuition bill and enrolled in the program unless you have successfully completed a waiver process proving you have comparable coverage. The cost for student medical insurance for the 2018-2019 academic year is $2,210.00 which is billed during the fall term. If you begin enrollment during the spring term, the health insurance is prorated. Contact a financial aid advisor to determine if this additional expense impacts your financial aid eligibility.

1 Comprehensive Fee includes: College Fee, Health Service, Athletic, Transportation, Campus Life, Technology, and Transcript Fees.

Information is subject to change without notice due to changes in federal, state and/or institutional rules and regulations. Students must complete a FAFSA every year. Students must be making satisfactory academic progress to continue to receive financial aid.