Tuition and Financial Aid

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The cost of the program for the 2021-2022 academic year, regardless of whether you are an in-state or out-of-state student, is $991.50 per credit hour. For more information, click here.

The Forensic Toxicology/Chemistry Concentration is a total of 36 credit hours.

The Forensic Toxicology/Analytical Genetics Concentration is a total of 37 credit hours.


If you have any questions regarding your Student Account, such as tuition/fee payments, refunds, holds, address change, etc. please reach out to a staff member at the Student Account Services Office.

While there is not financial assistance for the Master of Forensic Toxicology and Analytical Genetics Program from the department or Graduate School, you can apply for financial aid. For needs-based aid or student loans, you’ll need to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid at If you have any questions regarding Financial Aid and/or the process to obtain it, please reach out to your personal UK Financial Aid Counselor. Your Financial Aid Counselor is based on the first letter of your last name.

Apply early to the Graduate School to be eligible for this opportunity! The New Nomination Deadline is March 15, 2020, which will award Fellowships for the 2020-2021 academic year. To be eligible for this Fellowship you must be admitted into the Graduate School and have an active LinkBlue. The application requires assistance from the Director of Graduate Studies.