Deposit and Fees:
Application Fee (non-refundable)
$100.00 (due with application)
Accreditation and AMS Affiliation Fees
TOTAL FEES AND TUITION
*Accreditation and affiliation
fees ($300.00) and deposit ($500.00) are due within 10 days of the student's
receipt of the VCMS letter of acceptance and contract. Payments may be made by
check, cash or money order.
Tuition Payment Options:
Option 1: Pay the tuition
balance of $5,900.00 in full before the first day of class
Option 2: Use the
deferred payment plan below which includes an additional $500.00 fee built
into the 3 payments
Deferred Payment Plan:
All tuition and fees are required
prior to the intern being recommended for AMS teacher certification.
VCMS regrets that it cannot offer
financial aid at this time. The American Montessori Society offers partial
scholarships. Applications can be found at the
Returned Check Fee
A 10% fee is added to payments
received 15 days past due. There is a $35.00 returned check fee.
Schools will receive a 10%
discount on tuition when sending three or more students during the same academic
Students should plan to spend
approximately $600-$800 on books, supplies and materials. Self-directed
internships have an additional visit fee of approximately $225 per student.
Fees are subject to change with
notification. Additional fees may apply.