Graduate Schools in Virginia

For academic year 2019-2020, 57 graduate schools are active - 15 public and 42 private graduate schools.
  • The 2020 average graduate tuition & fees of Virginia graduate schools is $14,410 for Virginia residents and $18,664 for out-of-state students. Washington and Lee University has the highest graduate tuition & fees of $47,437 and Sentara College of Health Sciences has the lowest graduate tuition & fees of $1,167.
  • Total 100,454 students have enrolled in graduate schools in Virginia. George Mason University is the largest graduate school with 11,124 graduate students. For the enrollment statistics, we exclude colleges whose rate of online students is higher than 50%.
  • George Mason University offers the most number of graduate programs of 186 programs.
  • Liberty University offers the most number of online graduate programs of 85 programs via distance learning.

57 Graduate Schools in Virginia Comparison Table

Next table lists all graduate schools located in Virginia. You can sort them to compare the schools focusing on specific topics by clicking each column title. The "-" value in table means that the corresponding data has not been reported or available.
College NameVirginia Residents Tuition & FeesOut-of-State Tuition & FeesStudent Population (Total)Graduate Student PopulationNumber of Graduate ProgramsNumber of Full-time Faculty
Bluefield College
Bluefield, VA
$8,784$9,2341,156209143
Bridgewater College
Bridgewater, VA
$22,120$18,2501,85718-116
William & Mary
Williamsburg, VA
$16,440$34,8008,8172,44033702
Regent University
Virginia Beach, VA
$13,326$17,0529,8895,53686144
Christopher Newport University
Newport News, VA
$12,006$21,4204,9571003282
Radford University-Carilion
Roanoke, VA
$21,719$21,3161,128352783
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Norfolk, VA
$21,744$25,1881,3031,30312255
Emory & Henry College
Emory, VA
$6,210$34,0331,2462676100
Eastern Mennonite University
Harrisonburg, VA
$14,060$15,2251,4444042695
George Mason University
Fairfax, VA
$16,098$37,41037,31611,1241861,345
Hampton University
Hampton, VA
$11,350$13,1344,32164939288
Hollins University
Roanoke, VA
$17,041$18,0058051291386
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA
$11,976$29,54421,7511,828421,061
Liberty University
Lynchburg, VA
$8,723$8,34979,15233,217901,089
Longwood University
Farmville, VA
$9,054$20,4844,9115877270
University of Lynchburg
Lynchburg, VA
$10,082$11,7113,08199528190
Mary Baldwin University
Staunton, VA
$11,490$13,1401,9025751098
University of Mary Washington
Fredericksburg, VA
$11,310$21,0304,7273175254
Marymount University
Arlington, VA
$17,748$20,1163,4181,13135167
American National University
Salem, VA
$10,644$10,9441,0725235
Sentara College of Health Sciences
Chesapeake, VA
-$1,16738614-32
Norfolk State University
Norfolk, VA
$12,690$24,7425,20454416253
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA
$13,224$33,28824,1764,804107851
Radford University
Radford, VA
$12,409$21,3829,3351,40933463
Randolph College
Lynchburg, VA
$12,810$17,31062626368
University of Richmond
University of Richmond, VA
$24,480$25,2604,00270715409
Shenandoah University
Winchester, VA
$21,930$23,0403,8171,78351259
Strayer University-Virginia
Arlington, VA
$16,569$15,1355,5201,3961220
Sweet Briar College
Sweet Briar, VA
-$11,1303371245
Union Presbyterian Seminary
Richmond, VA
$13,190$13,190146146520
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Blacksburg, VA
$16,030$30,54734,6836,8721671,938
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA
$15,200$29,22830,6977,0041582,187
University of Virginia-Main Campus
Charlottesville, VA
$20,184$32,39424,6397,8621392,305
Virginia University of Lynchburg
Lynchburg, VA
$7,200$12,6702986535
Virginia State University
Petersburg, VA
$11,989$22,9944,38538922258
Virginia Union University
Richmond, VA
$11,584$14,2751,552359378
Virginia Wesleyan University
Virginia Beach, VA
$4,491$8,9821,43786290
Washington and Lee University
Lexington, VA
$47,437$47,4372,2233941240
ECPI University
Virginia Beach, VA
$12,960$12,96012,9472434439
Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond
Henrico, VA
$13,820$13,820636345
Appalachian School of Law
Grundy, VA
-$35,700146146219
University of Management and Technology
Arlington, VA
$7,110$7,1105071861774
Stratford University
Fairfax, VA
$13,515$13,5182,09627913117
University of the Potomac-VA Campus
FALLS CHURCH, VA
$18,204$5,8502241815-
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
Blacksburg, VA
$16,300$16,3002,0052,0052103
Divine Mercy University
Sterling, VA
$18,254$17,153300300320
Virginia Beach Theological Seminary
Virginia Beach, VA
$8,210$8,50229-35
Appalachian College of Pharmacy
Oakwood, VA
--221221126
Averett University-Non-Traditional Programs
Danville, VA
$13,125$12,090612320115
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
Roanoke, VA
--166166110
South University-Richmond
Glen Allen, VA
$16,839$16,320533154917
South University-Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, VA
$16,839$16,3204771081014
Fairfax University of America
Fairfax, VA
$9,344$13,268282233178
DeVry University-Virginia
Arlington, VA
$17,252$17,552374186143
IGlobal University
Vienna, VA
$11,120$11,30030223021
University of Phoenix-Virginia
Virginia Beach, VA
$17,452$16,752113388-
Virginia University of Integrative Medicine
Fairfax, VA
$5,640$7,44030130122
Average$14,410$18,664369,414100,454--