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Tuition and Fees


Students who register for a course in these programs are assessed tuition and, if applicable, mandatory fees. The programs use the semester academic calendar. Applies to course sections as follows:

  • PV** (USG, in-person)
  • PU** (online)
  • PX** (off-site location, in-person)
  • PZ** (Education Abroad, all deliveries)

Program Tuition

Tuition is assessed at the University-approved per credit rate and applies to all EdTerps Learning Academy credit programs. The chart provides tuition costs for each term of registration. In addition, there is an estimated tuition cost based on the total number of credits for a specific degree and program.

MEd Programs, 34-credits

  • Creative Initiatives in Teacher Education (CITE)
Academic Year 1 credit 3 credits Estimated: MEd, 34 credits
2023-2024 $800.50 $2,401.50 $27,217.00
2024-2025 $816.51 $2,449.53 $27,761.34

MEd Programs, 30-credits

  • Mathematics Education, Shady Grove (MCMM)
  • STEM Education, Shady Grove (MCSTE)
  • TESOL Teacher Leadership (PGTSL)
Academic Year 1 credit 3 credits Estimated: MEd, 30 credits
2023-2024 $800.50 $2,401.50 $24,015.00
2024-2025 $816.51 $2,449.53 $22,045.77

Certificate Programs, 12-credits

  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, In Person (Z099)
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, Online (Z128)
  • Dual Language Education, In Person (Z149)
Academic Year 1 credit 3 credits Estimated: Certificate, 12 credits
2023-2024 $800.50 $2,401.50 $9,606.00
2024-2025 $816.51 $2,449.53 $9,798.12

The Office of Student Financial Aid provides cost of attendance information that includes fees, living expenses (housing and food), books, supplies, equipment, transportation, and miscellaneous personal expenses.  To help students determine the estimated cost of attending the University of Maryland for the academic year, see detailed information at Cost of Attendance.  

Questions? Contact umdfinaid@umd.edu

Notwithstanding any other provision of this or any other University publication, the University reserves the right to make changes in tuition, fees, and other charges at any time such changes are deemed necessary by the University and the University System of Maryland Board of Regents. Although changes in tuition, fees, and charges ordinarily will be announced in advance, the University reserves the right to make such changes without prior announcement.

Financial Aid Opportunities

Alternative Payment Options

The College of Education has developed partnerships with several state of Maryland county public school systems. Interested students should contact their particular school district to inquire how these partnerships may cover tuition through direct coverage of such costs.

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