Tuition and Fees

Typical tuition for the 2023-2024 Literacy Educators Program is $6,444 for the 1-year program (9 credits) and $12,888 for the 2-year program (18 credits). Completion of an MEd in Literacy Teaching or Literacy Leadership would add an additional $3,756-$5,976 in tuition. Tuition may vary depending on individual pathways chosen.

Additional fees include

  • $40 nonrefundable application fee
  • $75 nonrefundable enrollment fee

Other costs associated with program participation include, but are not limited to,

  • books & technology
  • required exams
  • background checks

Depending upon the candidate’s background, a limited amount of additional coursework at another institution may be required.

Scholarship Opportunities

Merit-based Byrne Scholarships are offered. Contact UVEI for details about the merit-based scholarships.

The P.E.O. is a philanthropic organization where women can achieve educational goals through scholarships.

Local chapter contact:

Julie Coombs, the Vice President and Educational Committee Chairwoman

We encourage candidates to contact their school districts about professional education funding opportunities that could cover some of the program tuition.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

Complete information about our cancellation and refund policy