Spring 2020 VCU Baccalaureate Graduate Master's Opportunity

Congratulations VCU Spring 2020 Baccalaureate Graduates! 

VCU is excited to make a special opportunity available to you. VCU wants to ensure you remain competitive when our global economy rebounds so we invite you to further your education at VCU by pursuing a Master’s degree.

Consider enrolling in one of the many Master's programs below at the same tuition cost or less than your undergraduate tuition. 


Spring 2020 VCU Baccalaureate Graduate Masters Opportunity Benefits

By taking advantage of this opportunity, you can benefit from:

  • Extended application deadlines. Check the Master’s programs of interest to see their extended application deadlines.
  • Waiver of standardized testing (dependent upon individual programs' admission requirements).
  • $70 Graduate Application Fee Waiver.  
  • Enroll full time (9 or more credit hours) in one of the participating Master’s programs and receive a $600 annual tuition discount for two consecutive years of full-time enrollment.

Next Steps...

  • Find the Master's program of interest to see extended application deadlines and admission requirements.
  • Request the graduate application fee waiver by emailing gradmail@vcu.edu. Include your name and the program to which you are applying in your email request.
  • Submit your online application by visiting the VCU Office of Admissions.

Questions?

For program-specific questions regarding the participating master's programs, refer to the program information below. 

General assistance
Website: Graduate SchoolPhone: (804) 828-2233
Email: gradschool@vcu.edu 

Graduate admissions
Website:  Graduate Admissions
Phone: (804) 828-6916
Email gradmail@vcu.edu


Master’s Programs Available

Many programs have extended application deadlines and waived or deferred standardized test scores to make pursuing a Master’s degree this fall a real possibility for you. 

College of Engineering 
Programs Extended Application Deadline
Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering 7/15/2020
Master of Science in Computer Science 7/15/2020
Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering 7/15/2020
Master of Science in Chemical and Life Science Engineering 6/15/2020
Master of Science in Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering 7/15/2020
College of Health Professions
Programs Extended Application Deadline
Master of Science in Gerontology 7/15/2020
Master of Science Degree in Clinical Laboratory Sciences 7/15/2020
Master of Health Administration 6/01/2020
Master of Science in Rehabilitation Counseling Check With Program
College of Humanities & Sciences
Programs Extended Application Deadline
Master of Science in Sociology 7/01/2020
Master of Science in Forensic Science 8/01/2020
Master of Science in Health and Movement Science 8/10/2020
Master of Arts in English 7/15/2020
L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs
Programs Extended Application Deadline
Master of Arts in Homeland Security & Emergency Preparedness 7/25/2020
Master of Urban & Regional Planning 7/01/2020
Master of Public Administration 7/01/2020
Master of Science in Criminal Justice 7/01/2020
School of the Arts  
Programs  Extended Application Deadline
Master of Fine Arts in Crafts/Material Studies 7/15/2020
Master of Arts in Art History 7/17/2020
Master of Fine Arts in Design-Interior Environments 6/15/2020
School of Business
Programs Extended Application Deadline
Master of Arts in Economics 7/01/2020 
Master of Accountancy 7/01/2020 
Master of Decision Analytics - Evening Format 7/01/2020 
Master of Science in Business with a Concentration in Finance 7/01/2020 
Master of Science in Business with a Concentration in Real Estate 7/01/2020 
Master of Science in Business with a Concentration in Global Marketing Management 7/01/2020 
Master of Science in Information Systems 7/01/2020 
Master of Supply Chain Management 7/01/2020
School of Education
Programs Extended Application Deadline
Master of Education in Educational Leadership Check With Program
Master of Education in Special Education/General Ed concentration 6/30/2020
Master of Education in Reading 8/01/2020
Master of Education in Special Education-Early Childhood 7/31/2020
Master of Education in Adult Learning with a Concentration in Human Resource Development 7/15/2020
Master of Education in Adult Learning with a Concentration in Instructional Design and Technology 7/15/2020
Master of Teaching in Secondary Education (Science, Math, Social Studies, English) Check With Program
School of Medicine
Programs Extended Application Deadline
Master of Public Health 6/15/2020
School of Nursing
Programs Extended Application Deadline
Master of Science in Nursing with a Concentration in Nursing Administration and Leadership 8/01/2020
School of Pharmacy
Programs Extended Application Deadline
Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences 7/13/2020
VCU Life Sciences
Programs Extended Application Deadline
Master of Science in Bioinformatics  7/01/2020 
Master of Environmental Studies  6/10/2020 
Master of Science in Environmental Studies  6/10/2020 

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Compare Standard Full-Time Tuition and Fees for Undergraduate and Master’s Programs

Please note, some programs may have additional program fees and/or non-standard tuition and fees. 

Undergraduate Programs - MPC2019-2020
Residency In-State Out of State
Tuition (FT)

12,094

32,742
Mandatory Fees 2,502 3,162
Total 14,596 35,904

 

Master's Program - MPC             2019-2020

Residency

In-State Out of State

Tuition (FT)

12,618

25,956

Mandatory Fees

2,468 3,128

Total

15,086 29,084

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

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