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 116,062 students have enrolled in graduate schools in Virginia. Virginia Commonwealth University is the largest graduate school with 7,127 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$9,234965212146
Bridgewater College
Bridgewater, VA
$22,120$18,2501,59745-113
William & Mary
Williamsburg, VA
$16,440$34,8008,9392,70333694
Regent University
Virginia Beach, VA
$13,326$17,05210,4835,95086133
Christopher Newport University
Newport News, VA
$12,006$21,4204,8681103287
Radford University-Carilion
Roanoke, VA
$21,719$21,3161,128352783
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Norfolk, VA
$21,744$25,1881,2891,28912216
Emory & Henry College
Emory, VA
$6,210$34,0331,230274692
Eastern Mennonite University
Harrisonburg, VA
$14,060$15,2251,3944982689
George Mason University
Fairfax, VA
$16,098$37,41038,54111,4371861,399
Hampton University
Hampton, VA
$11,350$13,1343,51645339214
Hollins University
Roanoke, VA
$17,041$18,0057951081381
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA
$11,976$29,54421,5941,867421,060
Liberty University
Lynchburg, VA
$8,723$8,34993,34945,361901,051
Longwood University
Farmville, VA
$9,054$20,4844,8419017264
University of Lynchburg
Lynchburg, VA
$10,082$11,7112,69287028184
Mary Baldwin University
Staunton, VA
$11,490$13,1402,1106331092
University of Mary Washington
Fredericksburg, VA
$11,310$21,0304,2933005249
Marymount University
Arlington, VA
$17,748$20,1163,2941,25335144
American National University
Salem, VA
$10,644$10,944931121312
Sentara College of Health Sciences
Chesapeake, VA
-$1,16734166-34
Norfolk State University
Norfolk, VA
$12,690$24,7425,45746516242
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA
$13,224$33,28824,2864,664107844
Radford University
Radford, VA
$12,409$21,38210,6953,38833507
Randolph College
Lynchburg, VA
$12,810$17,31056658367
University of Richmond
University of Richmond, VA
$24,480$25,2604,05673315427
Shenandoah University
Winchester, VA
$21,930$23,0404,1741,90751252
Strayer University-Virginia
Arlington, VA
$16,569$15,1354,7979781220
Sweet Briar College
Sweet Briar, VA
-$11,1303626236
Union Presbyterian Seminary
Richmond, VA
$13,190$13,190169169524
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Blacksburg, VA
$16,030$30,54737,0247,0041672,109
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA
$15,200$29,22829,0707,1271582,183
University of Virginia-Main Campus
Charlottesville, VA
$20,184$32,39425,6288,3181392,484
Virginia University of Lynchburg
Lynchburg, VA
$7,200$12,67024412235
Virginia State University
Petersburg, VA
$11,989$22,9944,02036122272
Virginia Union University
Richmond, VA
$11,584$14,2751,516307370
Virginia Wesleyan University
Virginia Beach, VA
$4,491$8,9821,34773289
Washington and Lee University
Lexington, VA
$47,437$47,4372,1833611251
ECPI University
Virginia Beach, VA
$12,960$12,96014,3533704415
Baptist Theological Seminary at Richmond
Henrico, VA
$13,820$13,820636345
Appalachian School of Law
Grundy, VA
-$35,700170170220
University of Management and Technology
Arlington, VA
$7,110$7,1102951021724
Stratford University
Fairfax, VA
$13,515$13,5181,9472651353
University of the Potomac-VA Campus
FALLS CHURCH, VA
$18,204$5,8501971495-
Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine
Blacksburg, VA
$16,300$16,3002,1232,1232154
Divine Mercy University
Sterling, VA
$18,254$17,153392392324
Virginia Beach Theological Seminary
Virginia Beach, VA
$8,210$8,502353535
Appalachian College of Pharmacy
Oakwood, VA
--180180122
Averett University-Non-Traditional Programs
Danville, VA
$13,125$12,090472276112
Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University
Roanoke, VA
--166166110
South University-Richmond
Glen Allen, VA
$16,839$16,320412123919
South University-Virginia Beach
Virginia Beach, VA
$16,839$16,320403781012
Fairfax University of America
Fairfax, VA
$9,344$13,2686548175
DeVry University-Virginia
Arlington, VA
$17,252$17,55218870143
IGlobal University
Vienna, VA
$11,120$11,30025420821
University of Phoenix-Virginia
Virginia Beach, VA
$17,452$16,752113388-
Virginia University of Integrative Medicine
Fairfax, VA
$5,640$7,44036236222
Average$14,410$18,664385,974116,062--