Cost: Tuition & Fees

The return on investment for a graduate degree or certification in education is positive. A master's degree immediately qualifies an educator for a 20% raise on average, and additional lifetime earnings of almost $300,000. Other degrees and professional development certifications also equate to higher earnings, as well as broader career opportunities.

Why Curry?

As the #16 school of education in the country (according to U.S. News & World Report), Curry provides unmatched opportunities to learn alongside some of the best scholars and researchers in the field of education. Whether you want to be a classroom teacher, a researcher, a policy-maker, or any number of related careers, a Curry School education will help you change the world.


Tuition and fees are set annually.

Discounted Tuition

  • PreK-12 Educators: The Curry School is pleased to provide a tuition discount to all preK-12 educators.
  • Online Students: Our online tuition rate is below average, and we offer the same rate for both in-state and out-of-state students.

Financial Aid

The University of Virginia offers a wide range of financial aid options, in addition to federal and state aid. We can help you find the information you need and guide you through every step of the process. Not quite sure where to start? Click here to learn more about financial aid at Curry.

Questions? We have answers.

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