University of Virginia-Main Campus Graduate Schools

University of Virginia-Main Campus (referred to as UVA) is a Public, 4 years school located in Charlottesville, VA. It is classified as a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Virginia-Main Campus is $20,906 for Virginia residents and $33,520 for out-of-state students. The school has 7,862 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 24,639 including undergraduate students.

University of Virginia-Main Campus Graduate School Overview

University of Virginia-Main Campus (referred to as UVA) is a Public, 4 years school located in Charlottesville, VA. It is classified as a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges (7/1/1904 - Current[Estimated Date]).
UVA Directory Information
School NameUniversity of Virginia-Main Campus (UVA)
Address1827 University Avenue, Charlottesville, VA 22903-2628
Phone434-924-0311
Webhttps://www.virginia.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.virginia.edu/apply
Financial Infohttps://sfs.virginia.edu
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at University of Virginia-Main Campus is $20,906 for Virginia residents and $33,520 for out-of-state students. The school has 7,862 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 24,639 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 139 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 21 programs are available online classes.
UVA Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePublic, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$33,520
$20,906 for Virginia Residents
Student Population7,862
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs139 graduate programs
(21 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio15 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at University of Virginia-Main Campus is $20,906 for Virginia residents and $33,520 for out-of-state students for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $791 for Virginia residents and $1,335 for out-of-state students. University of Virginia-Main Campus offers the alternative tuition planstuition guarantee, prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan, including tuition guarantee, prepaid payment plan, tuition payment plan.
UVA 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Virginia Residents$20,906
Out-of-State$33,520
Tuition per Credit Hour
Virginia Residents$791
Out-of-State$1,335
University of Virginia-Main Campus 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, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at UVA
Distance Learning (Online Classes)21 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of University of Virginia-Main Campus is $20,906 for Virginia residents and $33,520 for other students. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 3.48% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: March 16, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
TuitionFeesTuitionFees
2017-2018$15,552$2,720$26,048$3,402
2018-2019$16,018$2,830$26,830$3,512
2019-2020$16,578$2,950$27,770$3,632
2020-2021$17,076$3,108$28,604$3,790
2021-2022$17,674$3,232$29,606$3,914
The graduate school tuition & fees of UVA is relatively expensive compared to public graduate schools in Virginia. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,187 and the Virginia graduate tuition is $27,804 (public) / $17,502 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
University of Virginia-Main Campus$20,906$33,520
All Graduate Schools$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Virginia Graduate Schools$14,613$19,170
Public$14,613$27,804
Private$17,502
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $15,674 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at University of Virginia-Main Campus. On-campus living costs are increased by 2.12% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $15,674. Off-campus living costs are increased by 2.12% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Costs
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$11,220$2,820$11,220$2,820
2018-2019$11,590$2,900$11,590$2,900
2019-2020$11,950$2,962$11,950$2,962
2020-2021$12,350$2,998$12,350$2,998
2021-2022$12,660$3,014$12,660$3,014
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $791 for Virginia residents and $1,335 for other students at University of Virginia-Main Campus. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 3.49% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
2017-2018$866$1,434
2018-2019$708$1,192
2019-2020$736$1,240
2020-2021$764$1,290
2021-2022$791$1,335

Graduate Programs at UVA

University of Virginia-Main Campus offers 153 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, 2,922 students have completed their study at University of Virginia-Main Campus.
Offered Degrees at University of Virginia-Main Campus
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree7281,985
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship531360
Doctor's degree - other20456
Post Bachelor's Degree198116
Post Master's Degree725
Total153192,922
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at University of Virginia-Main Campus by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management program with 41 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 463 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Law program with 299 completers.
University of Virginia-Main Campus offers 153 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 2,922 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 1,985 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 456 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 116 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 5 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 6 completers-
Environmental Studies0-
Environmental Science6-
Architecture [+] 80 completers-
0-
Architecture33$50,200
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning28$49,600
Landscape Architecture11-
Architectural History and Criticism8-
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology0-
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 4 completers-
African Studies0-
East Asian Studies0-
European Studies/Civilization0-
Area Studies (other)4-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 78 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences46-
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration32-
Information Technology Project Management0-
Education [+] (2 completers) 326 completers-
Education146-
Curriculum and Instruction97$48,400
Educational Leadership and Administration12$49,700
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration48-
Special Education and Teaching0$52,800
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services23$49,000
Engineering [+] (12 completers) 151 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering2-
Chemical Engineering8-
Civil Engineering26-
Computer Engineering27-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering14-
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics0-
Materials Engineering13-
Systems Engineering37$93,700
Engineering (other)24-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 18 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Linguistics7-
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2-
German Language and Literature1-
French Language and Literature1-
Italian Language and Literature0-
Spanish Language and Literature3-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics4-
Legal Studies [+] 39 completers-
Law0-
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies (other)39-
English Language And Literature [+] 25 completers-
English Language and Literature17-
Creative Writing8-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 2 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences2-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 35 completers-
Mathematics3-
Financial Mathematics0-
Statistics32-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 18 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences18-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] 45 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science45-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 21 completers-
Philosophy5-
Religion/Religious Studies16-
Physical Sciences [+] 20 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Astronomy6-
Chemistry10-
Physics4-
Psychology [+] 46 completers-
Psychology7-
Educational Psychology39-
Human Services [+] 68 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis68$66,200
Social Sciences [+] 36 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology7-
Economics22-
International Relations and Affairs2-
Political Science and Government1-
Sociology4-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 4 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts2-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation1-
Music1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 189 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist36-
Athletic Training/Trainer0-
Public Health34$48,400
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse111$86,700
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (other)8-
Business [+] 757 completers$107,600
Business/Commerce116$107,600
Business Administration and Management463$148,100
Accounting57$61,400
International Business/Trade/Commerce58-
Management Information Systems63-
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods (other)0-
History [+] 17 completers-
History17-
Total1,985
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 10 completers-
Environmental Science10-
Architecture [+] 0 completers-
0-
Environmental Design/Architecture0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences9-
Education [+] (2 completers) 32 completers$63,800
Education19$63,800
Curriculum and Instruction9-
Educational Leadership and Administration3-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration1-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Engineering [+] 69 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering9-
Chemical Engineering9-
Civil Engineering7-
Computer Engineering3-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering15-
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics1-
Materials Engineering13-
Systems Engineering7-
Engineering (other)5-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 15 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics2-
German Language and Literature1-
French Language and Literature3-
Spanish Language and Literature6-
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics3-
Legal Studies [+] 4 completers-
Law0-
Legal Research and Advanced Professional Studies (other)4-
English Language And Literature [+] 17 completers-
English Language and Literature17-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 43 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences8-
Biochemistry4-
Biophysics2-
Cell/Cellular Biology and Histology3-
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology10-
Physiology2-
Pathology/Experimental Pathology4-
Pharmacology3-
Neuroscience7-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 15 completers-
Mathematics12-
Statistics3-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 13 completers-
Philosophy5-
Religion/Religious Studies8-
Physical Sciences [+] 28 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Astronomy3-
Chemistry13-
Physics12-
Psychology [+] 18 completers-
Psychology13-
Clinical Psychology5-
Social Sciences [+] 39 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Anthropology8-
Economics17-
International Relations and Affairs5-
Political Science and Government4-
Sociology5-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 8 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Art History, Criticism and Conservation5-
Music3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 30 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Nursing Science7-
Nursing Practice23-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management0-
History [+] 10 completers-
History10-
Total360
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 157 completers-
Medicine157-
Total456
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Architecture [+] 0 completers-
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning0-
Architecture and Related Services (other)0-
Communication and Journalism [+] 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia0-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] (2 completers) 8 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance8-
Education [+] (2 completers) 10 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration10-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Education/Teaching of the Gifted and Talented0-
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 0 completers-
0-
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies0-
Human Services [+] (2 completers) 6 completers-
0-
Public Administration6-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 27 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies27-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing0-
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing0-
Critical Care Nursing0-
Business [+] 65 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Purchasing, Procurement/Acquisitions and Contracts Management41-
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce2-
Project Management12-
Organizational Leadership5-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration5-
Total116
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] (1 completers) 4 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction3-
Educational Leadership and Administration1-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
Psychology0-
Educational Psychology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 1 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Health/Health Care Administration/Management1-
Total5

Graduate Student Population at UVA

For academic year 2021-2022, total 8,318 students enrolled into University of Virginia-Main Campus graduate schools where it has total 24,639 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 6,532 full-time and 1,786 part-time graduate students. By gender, 3,969 male and 4,349 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
Total8,3183,9694,349
Full-time6,5323,3793,153
Part-tme1,7865901,196
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 4,849 White (58.30%), 484 Black/African American (5.82%), 442 Hispanic (5.31%), 617 Asian (7.42%), and 1,926 students with other races. 1,435 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total8,3183,9694,349
American Indian/Native American835
Asian617303314
Black/African American484201283
Hispanic442210232
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander413
White4,8492,1922,657
Two More265124141
Un-Known21411797
Non-resident Alien1,435818617
University of Virginia-Main Campus offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 2,166 graduate students (26.04% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 4,103 graduate students (49.33% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total8,318
Enrolled Online Exclusively2,166
Enrolled Some Online Courses4,103
Not in Online Courses2,049

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