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Biostatistical Methods with SAS Programming Certificate – Costs and Financial Aid

In the fall of 2021, the tuition and fees based on your program of study will be frozen and stay at that level for the remainder of your time at USciences.

Costs for Students Entering Fall 2021
Tuition † $1,000/credit, billed each semester
University-sponsored Student Health Insurance – Plan Premium ^ $2,039
Room and Board * $14,556 (estimated based on Osol Hall single room occupancy for fall and spring and the 11 Meal Plan)

† Tuition for these students are frozen at this level for duration of their program

* Room and board costs are subject to change annually. Amounts shown are 2021-22 costs. Costs may vary depending upon meal-plan option selected and residence hall assignment. 

^ Health insurance costs are subject to change annually. Amount shown is 2020-21 cost. Enrollment required of all full-time students without equivalent health insurance coverage.

The University Administration reserves the right to make changes in tuition, fees, and room and board charges.


Eligible students in the graduate Biostatistical Methods with SAS Programming Certificate, enrolled at least half-time, are eligible to apply for federal student loans.  Biostatistical Methods with SAS Programming Certificate students may also apply for Private (Alternative) Loans. Click here for information about loans that may be available.

More Information

If you would like further information on how to finance your degree, staff within the Financial Aid Office are available to discuss the options available to graduate students.  Information specific to graduate students is also available here.


Carl Walasek, MS
Director of Certificate in Biostatistical Methods

Office Location:

McNeil STC, Room 208


University of the Sciences
600 South 43rd Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4495