M.S. Accounting students in class


The following budgets are provided to help plan for the full cost of attending the M.S. in Accounting Program and are based on University-approved allowances for living expenses incurred during the academic year.

Cost of Attendance 2015-2016
​Out-of-State & International ​
Tuition and Fees
       Tuition        $26,465        $32,127
       Program Fee        $1,035        $1,035
​       University Fee ​       $2,526 ​       $3208
       Commerce Activity Fee        $100        $100
       Student Activity Fee        $50        $50
Books and Supplies $2,500 $2,500
Living Expenses $16,690* $16,690*
Insurance $2,613 $2,613


*International students: The Financial Guarantee Form requires that you allow $6,000 for a spouse or partner and $3,000 for each dependent. The above budget does not include travel to and from the United States.

**The University of Virginia's budget for tuition and living expenses is set by the Board of Visitors. Rent and utility figures are calculated for a single student sharing a two-bedroom apartment. This budget does not include allowances for car payments, undergraduate debt, or consumer and other types of personal debt. The budget for typical living costs is expected to increase by approximately 3% for 2016-2017.