Tuition and Fees

The following table shows the direct expenses that are billed to students attending the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine. Tuition and fees are subject to change.

Students are required to participate in the student health insurance plan offered by the school unless they are covered by a comparable plan and have received approval for a waiver by the Human Resources Office.

All Graduate Programs – Academic Year 2019-20

First Year

Subsequent Years




Health Insurance ($466.50/month)



Matriculation Fee (Fall only)


Facility Fee



Academic Success Center Fee



Student Services Fee



Additional Fees

International students are assessed an annual Visa Fee each fall. F-1 Visa: $75. J-1 Visa: $100.

M.S. 2nd-year graduate students (CSTP Program) are assessed a Diploma Fee of $50 in the fall.

Ph.D. 4th-year students are assessed a Graduation Fee of $204 in the spring.

Ph.D. Student Benefits

Ph.D. students receive several benefits to cover expenses including tuition, health insurance and a stipend.

Tuition & Fees for Prior Academic Years

2018-19 Academic Year

2017-18 Academic Year