WAUSM MD Program Full Cost of Attendance

Please note that the following Cost of Attendance charts estimate the cost of attending WAUSM as a MD Program student. Keep in mind that your total cost will vary depending on your personal expenses.

WAUSM Cost of Attendance Preclerkship
COA Component Example Cost: Preclerkship Semester (4 months)
Medical School Tuition $20,750
Health Insurance and Miscellaneous External Fees $2,000**
Room and Board $8,000
Books & Supplies $500
Transportation $1,500
Personal Expenses $1,000
Totals $33,750
SELECT Scholarship Awarded to ALL Students
(Covers Full First-Semester Tuition)

**Students are required to have comprehensive health coverage and may elect to buy a student health insurance policy provided by Cigna should they require it. Students must apply for a student visa to reside in The Bahamas. The visa is valid for 24 months and the cost is charged by the Bahamas government. External miscellaneous fees may also include printing fees, immunization tracking, student visa fee, and the background check fee. Please note that there is an allowance in the living expenses for these fees.

WAUSM Cost of Attendance Clerkship
COA Component Example Cost: Clerkship Semester (4 months)
Medical School Tuition $22,750
Health Insurance and Miscellaneous External Fees $2,000**
Room and Board $8,000
Books & Supplies $500
Transportation $1,500
Personal Expenses $1,000
Totals $35,750

**Students are required to have comprehensive health coverage and may elect to buy a student health insurance policy provided by Cigna should they require it. External miscellaneous fees may also include printing fees, immunization tracking, student visa fee, and the background check fee. Please note that there is an allowance in the living expenses for these fees.

COA Component Example Cost: Total for 10-semester program
Medical School Tuition $196,750*
Health Insurance and Miscellaneous External Fees $20,000**
Room and Board $80,000
Books & Supplies $5,000
Transportation $15,000
Personal Expenses $10,000
Totals $326,750
*This figure includes the WAUSM’s SELECT Scholarship covering full first semester tuition for all students. Please note: Tuition is expected to increase annually. The figures above reflect current tuition pricing.

**Students are required to have comprehensive health coverage and may elect to buy a student health insurance policy provided by Cigna should they require it. External miscellaneous fees may also include printing fees, immunization tracking, student visa fee, and the background check fee. Please note that there is an allowance in the living expenses for these fees.

Attaining your MD is the best investment you can make in yourself – reach out today to learn more about your financing options and be sure to visit our SELECT Scholarship & Financial Aid page, which provides information about the types of financial aid available.