Tuition and Fees

Typical tuition for the 2021-2022 Literacy Educators Program is $5,560 for the 1-year program (8 credits) and $9,730 for the 2-year program (14 credits). Completion of an MEd in Literacy Teaching or Literacy Leadership would add an additional $3,300-$6,000 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

juliann.e.coombs@gmail.com

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