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2024 Best Colleges for Computer Science in Virginia

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  1. #2 Best Colleges for Computer Science in Virginia.

    Virginia Tech

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    4 Year,

    BLACKSBURG, VA,

    4154 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I have partaken in multiple clubs throughout my semesters here at Virginia Tech where I was able to develop leadership skills that I would have never thought to gain. Out of all the extracurriculars....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 56%,

    Net Price: $20,109,

    SAT Range: 1210-1410,

  2. #3 Best Colleges for Computer Science in Virginia.

    William & Mary

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    4 Year,

    WILLIAMSBURG, VA,

    1623 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says William and Mary was not my top choice university, but after spending three years here, I 100% believe that it should have been! The professors are amazing and the class selection has somehow...Also, recent improvements to the dining halls have made them way more consistent and pretty solid overall (sometimes I would even call them "good!")-- I find the low rating for campus dining (as of....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 37%,

    Net Price: $18,399,

    SAT Range: 1360-1520,

  3. #4 Best Colleges for Computer Science in Virginia.

    Washington and Lee University

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    4 Year,

    LEXINGTON, VA,

    472 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Other says My kid just started at Washington and Lee (W&L) and it has been an eye-opening experience seeing how special the place really is. We’ve been taken aback at the quality of the school, particularly its...1st for learning opportunities, learning facilities, and career preparation (Wall Street Journal)1st for best professors (Niche)1st for allowing free speech on campus (Foundation for Individual Rights & Expression)2nd for highest career net present value at $1.58M (Georgetown University)Overall Rank8th (Washington Monthly and College Rapter)9th (Wall Street Journal )10th (Forbes)11th (Niche)12th (College Consensus) And the current acceptance rate is actually 17%, (Niche is incorrect)..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 19%,

    Net Price: $26,063,

    SAT Range: 1410-1530,

  4. #5 Best Colleges for Computer Science in Virginia.

    George Mason University

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    4 Year,

    FAIRFAX, VA,

    5029 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says George Mason is a very good college when it comes to academics. The professors are very good at teaching and are nice to their students. GMU is an amazing school for research. Additionally, the mix....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 91%,

    Net Price: $18,841,

    SAT Range: 1140-1350,

  5. #6 Best Colleges for Computer Science in Virginia.

    University of Richmond

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    4 Year,

    UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND, VA,

    772 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My experience at the University of Richmond was transformative. Immersed in a vibrant academic community, I thrived in engaging classes led by passionate professors. Beyond academics, I found a....

    Read 772 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 29%,

    Net Price: $28,881,

    SAT Range: 1280-1460,

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  7. #7 Best Colleges for Computer Science in Virginia.

    Virginia Commonwealth University

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    4 Year,

    RICHMOND, VA,

    4744 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I first came to VCU in the summer of 2022 for their summer scholars program. I came from a very small town with little to no diversity, so being in a large campus with many different colliding....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 93%,

    Net Price: $19,656,

    SAT Range: 1070-1300,

  8. #8 Best Colleges for Computer Science in Virginia.

    James Madison University

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    4 Year,

    HARRISONBURG, VA,

    3225 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I had a great experience at JMU. I was a kinesiology major and all the professors were amazing! definitely felt cared for by my professors and they were always willing to take the time to answer my....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 86%,

    Net Price: $18,528,

    SAT Range: 1140-1310,

  9. #11 Best Colleges for Computer Science in Virginia.

    The University of Virginia's College at Wise

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    4 Year,

    WISE, VA,

    252 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I am a compsci student and my professors are fantastic and have been very helpful. There are plenty of events to enjoy and opportunities like study abroad and internships. It's also very cheap to go...My only complaint is that the school is extremely small, and as a result, there are a few things missing. For one, it's not very diverse. There's not a very wide range of majors and minors. Clubs...All in all, if you want to save money and don't mind going to a very small school, it's great. Imo you can have a great college experience anywhere, and here you can graduate without debt, too..

    Read 252 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 83%,

    Net Price: $10,193,

    SAT Range: 990-1230,

  10. #13 Best Colleges for Computer Science in Virginia.

    Liberty University

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    4 Year,

    LYNCHBURG, VA,

    8227 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I have been so grateful for my time so far at Liberty University There is a beautiful mix of community, strong academics, and a university that priority their values and the overall well-being of...They provide opportunities to learn inside and outside the classroom, through first hand experience and serving others in a variety of ways. Liberty is founded on the moto of “Training Champions for....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 99%,

    Net Price: $27,891,

    SAT Range: 1040-1250,

  11. Eastern Mennonite University

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    4 Year,

    HARRISONBURG, VA,

    360 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Eastern Mennonite University is a small liberal arts school, and most of its strengths and challenges come from this title. I have had a wonderful time interacting with professors and scheduling meetings 1-on-1 to talk about assignments and life in general. The opportunities to get involved in clubs and extracurriculars...Funding is a struggle at EMU, however. Because of its religious background, many alum donating money to the school are religious and sometimes unsupportive of the more progressive ideas and programs....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 95%,

    Net Price: $23,936,

    SAT Range: 1040-1590,

  12. Randolph-Macon College

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    4 Year,

    ASHLAND, VA,

    527 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Randolph-Macon was the perfect "home away from home" that I could ask for. The entire community, from the professors and staff to the students, is incredibly welcoming and supportive. Professors....

    Read 527 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 84%,

    Net Price: $26,794,

    SAT Range: 1030-1230,

  13. Virginia State University

    4 Year,

    PETERSBURG, VA,

    1356 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Virginia State University is a historically black university located in Petersburg, Virginia. They offer undergraduate and postgraduate courses in many different fields such as agriculture, business,....

    Read 1356 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 96%,

    Net Price: $16,770,

    SAT Range: 830-1040,

  14. Hampton University

    4 Year,

    HAMPTON, VA,

    2156 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I am a student at Hampton University, and while I have no intention of disparaging this esteemed institution, there are certain aspects I wish I had been aware of before enrolling. Despite Hampton’s....

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    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Acceptance Rate: 80%,

    Net Price: $33,204,

    SAT Range: 980-1120,

  15. Southern Virginia University

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    4 Year,

    BUENA VISTA, VA,

    427 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says From my visit, I found that I really like Southern Virginia! It is definitely the school for me. I was especially a fan of the atmosphere of the school. I loved how peaceful the campus was. You could....

    Read 427 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $22,951,

    SAT Range: 980-1200,

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