Best Education Colleges in Virginia

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Virginia that offer Education degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 15 Education schools located within Virginia. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Education Colleges in Virginia for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 James Madison University Harrisonburg, VA

James Madison University offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 307 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 307 Master's degrees.

Based on 32 Reviews
2 University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville, VA

University of Virginia-Main Campus offers 2 Education Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small suburb. In 2015, 158 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 124 Master's degrees, and 34 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 60 Reviews
3 Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, VA

Virginia Commonwealth University offers 3 Education Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 139 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 129 Master's degrees, 10 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
4 Shenandoah University Winchester, VA

Shenandoah University offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a small city. In 2015, 107 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 107 Master's degrees.

5 University of Mary Washington Fredericksburg, VA

University of Mary Washington offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a mid sized suburb. In 2015, 86 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 86 Master's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
6 Longwood University Farmville, VA

Longwood University offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a remote town. In 2015, 70 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 70 Master's degrees.

7 George Mason University Fairfax, VA

George Mason University offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 36 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 36 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 36 Reviews
8 Radford University Radford, VA

Radford University offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a small city. In 2015, 57 students graduated in the study area of Education with students earning 57 Master's degrees.

Based on 20 Reviews
9 Lynchburg College Lynchburg, VA

Lynchburg College offers 1 Education Degree program. It's a small private university in a small city.

Based on 12 Reviews
10 Eastern Mennonite University Harrisonburg, VA

Eastern Mennonite University offers 0 Education Degree programs. It's a small private university in a small city.

Based on 4 Reviews

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
James Madison University James Madison University Harrisonburg, VA
3/5
19 : 1 21,227
University of Virginia-Main Campus University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville, VA
4/5
11 : 1 23,883
Virginia Commonwealth University Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, VA
3/5
14 : 1 30,918
Shenandoah University Shenandoah University Winchester, VA
5/5
13 : 1 3,820
University of Mary Washington University of Mary Washington Fredericksburg, VA
3/5
16 : 1 4,647
Longwood University Longwood University Farmville, VA
3/5
19 : 1 5,087
George Mason University George Mason University Fairfax, VA
3/5
21 : 1 33,929
Radford University Radford University Radford, VA
3/5
19 : 1 9,743
Lynchburg College Lynchburg College Lynchburg, VA
5/5
15 : 1 2,794
Eastern Mennonite University Eastern Mennonite University Harrisonburg, VA
5/5
13 : 1 1,773
Virginia Wesleyan College Virginia Wesleyan College Norfolk, VA
5/5
14 : 1 1,441
Randolph College Randolph College Lynchburg, VA
5/5
11 : 1 688
Emory & Henry College Emory & Henry College Emory, VA
5/5
11 : 1 1,117
Piedmont Virginia Community College Piedmont Virginia Community College Charlottesville, VA
2/5
39 : 1 5,438
Liberty University Liberty University Lynchburg, VA
4/5
39 : 1 80,494

Find Local Colleges with Education Majors in Virginia

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  • Program Descriptions
    • PHD Education - Distance Learning
    • PHD Education - No Concentration
    • Master of Arts in Education - No Concentration
    • Master of Arts in Education - Distance Learning
    • Master of Arts in Education - Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment

Additional Education Degree Facts for Virginia Schools

Virginia Schools offering online Education degrees

Online Education degrees are available with as many as 4 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Education degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Liberty University 0 0 4 0 0
How many Virginia schools offer online Education degrees?
  • 1 Bachelor's

What Education degree programs were earned in Virginia?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 1 Colleges 7 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 4 Colleges 28 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 3 Colleges 80 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 10 Colleges 880 Graduates
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