University of the Virgin Islands Graduate Schools

University of the Virgin Islands (referred to as UVI) is a Public, 4 years school located in Charlotte Amalie, VI. University of the Virgin Islands is a historically black school. It is classified as a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of the Virgin Islands is $7,456 for Virgin Islands residents and $13,738 for out-of-state students. The school has 251 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,838 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

University of the Virgin Islands (referred to as UVI) is a Public, 4 years school located in Charlotte Amalie, VI. University of the Virgin Islands is a historically black school. It is classified as a Master's College and University (smaller programs) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship.
The school is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (1/1/1971 - Current).
UVI Directory Information
School NameUniversity of the Virgin Islands (UVI)
Address2 John Brewers Bay, Charlotte Amalie, VI 00802-9990
Phone340-776-9200
Webhttps://www.uvi.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.uvi.edu/enrollment/admissions/admissions-apply_online_instructions.aspx
Financial Infohttps://www.uvi.edu/enrollment/financial-aid/default.aspx
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of the Virgin Islands is $7,456 for Virgin Islands residents and $13,738 for out-of-state students. The school has 251 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 1,838 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 53 graduate programs through Master's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research).
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$13,738
$7,456 for Virgin Islands Residents
Student Population251
Offered Degrees/ProgramsMaster's, Post-Master Certificate, and Doctorate (Research)
Number of Programs53 graduate programs
Student to Faculty Ratio12 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of the Virgin Islands is $7,456 for Virgin Islands residents and $13,738 for out-of-state students for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $386 for Virgin Islands residents and $735 for out-of-state students.
University of the Virgin Islands offers the alternative tuition plans.
University of the Virgin Islands offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)Graduate Level Courses & Programs
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of the Virgin Islands is $7,456 for Virgin Islands residents and $13,738 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Virgin Islands ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$6,948$508$13,230$508
2018-2019$6,948$508$13,230$508
2019-2020$6,948$508$13,230$508
2020-2021$6,948$508$13,230$508
2021-2022$6,948$508$13,230$508
The graduate school tuition & fees of UVI is average compared to public graduate schools in Virgin Islands. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Virgin Islands graduate tuition is $13,738 (public) / - (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of the Virgin Islands$7,456$13,738
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Virgin Islands Graduate Schools$7,456$13,738
Public$7,456$13,738
Private-
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $13,222 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of the Virgin Islands. On-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $14,696. Off-campus living costs are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$9,900$3,030$11,374$3,322
2018-2019$9,900$3,030$11,374$3,322
2019-2020$9,900$3,030$11,374$3,322
2020-2021$9,900$3,030$11,374$3,322
2021-2022$9,900$3,030$11,374$3,322
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $386 for Virgin Islands residents and $735 for other students at University of the Virgin Islands. The graduate tuition per credit hour are stayed same compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Virgin Islands ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$386$735
2018-2019$386$735
2019-2020$386$735
2020-2021$386$735
2021-2022$386$735

Graduate Programs at UVI

University of the Virgin Islands offers 12 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 54 students have completed their study at University of the Virgin Islands.
Offered Degrees at University of the Virgin Islands
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree10045
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship109
Post Master's Degree100
Total12054
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of the Virgin Islands by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the School Psychology program with 0 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 19 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Educational Leadership and Administration program with 9 completers.
University of the Virgin Islands offers 12 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered only in on-site (classroom) education. Last year total 54 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 45 students have earned/completed Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 11 completers-
Natural Resources Conservation and Research (other)11-
Education [+] 11 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration2-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services4-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)5-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 0 completers-
Mathematics0-
Psychology [+] 4 completers-
Psychology4-
Human Services [+] 7 completers-
Public Administration and Social Service Professions (other)7-
Business [+] 12 completers-
Business Administration and Management8-
Organizational Leadership1-
Accounting3-
Total45
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 9 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration9-
Total9
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
School Psychology0-
Total0

Graduate Student Population at UVI

For academic year 2021-2022, total 251 students enrolled into University of the Virgin Islands graduate schools where it has total 1,838 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 69 full-time and 182 part-time graduate students. By gender, 55 male and 196 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total25155196
Full-time691158
Part-tme18244138
University of the Virgin Islands is a historically black school and 153 (60.96% of total students) students are Black/African American at University of the Virgin Islands. There are 39 White (15.54%), 15 Hispanic (5.98%), 2 Asian (0.80%), and 42 students with other races. 17 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total25155196
American Indian/Native American101
Asian202
Black/African American15327126
Hispanic15213
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander110
White391029
Two More523
Un-Known1899
Non-resident Alien17413
University of the Virgin Islands offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 159 graduate students (63.35% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 62 graduate students (24.70% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total251
Enrolled Online Exclusively159
Enrolled Some Online Courses62
Not in Online Courses30
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at University of the Virgin Islands. 35 students are aged 20 to 24 (13.94% of total students), 1 students are aged below 20 (0.40%), 63 students are aged above 50 (25.10%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at University of the Virgin Islands.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total25155196
Under 18110
Age 20-21211
Age 22-2433825
Age 25-2949841
Age 30-3431724
Age 35-3922517
Age 40-49501040
Age 50-64541341
Over 64927
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