Tuition & Aid

At $400 per credit hour, the most affordable MAT and MEd in the area.

2023-2024 Tuition and Fees

Direct Costs

These items are directly charged by Randolph College. You will see these on your billing statements. This figure is before any financial aid (scholarships/grants, loans, etc.) is applied.

  • Tuition: $400 per credit hour*
  • Technology Fee: $470 per year ($235 fall and spring only)
  • Graduation Fee: $200 (One-Time Only)

Additional Direct Costs for On-Campus or Commuter Students

  • Housing and Food (on-campus only): $5,945 (fall and spring), $2,774 (summer)
  • Student Health Insurance: $4,366 (If not covered, charged only once per year)
  • Accident Insurance: $62 (fall and spring only)
  • Health and Counseling Fee: $50 (commuter only)
  • Parking Registration Fee (Optional): $100

* The Master of Arts in Teaching program consists of 37-43 credit hours, depending on degree, licensure area, and transfer credits.

The Master of Education program consists of  up to 36 credit hours, depending on degree, licensure area, and transfer credits.

Because of variations between program tracks, different course loads from semester to semester, and varying rates of student progress through the program, it is difficult to project a consistent annual tuition cost.

Indirect Costs

These items are NOT charged by Randolph College and are other education-related expenses. These amounts are based on averages for students in the MAT program at Randolph College and can vary based on your needs.

  • Books, Course Materials, Supplies, and Equipment: $300 (Each Semester)
  • Transportation: $535 (On-Campus), $960 (Off-Campus) (Each Semester)
  • Personal Expenses: $915 (Each Semester)
  • Housing Allowance (Off-Campus): $3,648 (fall and spring), $1,824 (summer)
  • Food Allowance (On-Campus): $273 (fall), $210 (spring), $336 (summer)
  • Food Allowance (Off-Campus/Commuter): $2,205 (fall and spring), $1,764 (summer)
  • Loan Fees: $108 – $158 (Each Semester, depends on loan type)

Financial AidA Randolph College education is one of the best investments you can make, and we work hard to make it affordable.

The most common form of federal assistance available to graduate students is the William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program, from which qualifying students may borrow amounts covering the full cost of tuition, fees, and approved housing.

The FAFSA form, available at, is the first step in applying for federal aid. The Randolph College federal code number is 003734.

To learn more about available financial aid options for graduate students, please contact the Financial Aid office at or 434-947-8128.

Randolph MAT graduates process and receive their stoles during Randolph College's commencement ceremony.