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Virginia Tech
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  • 4 Year
  • BLACKSBURG, VA

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A
  2. Value
    grade A
  3. Diversity
    grade A minus
  4. Campus
    grade A+
  5. Athletics
    grade A
  6. Party Scene
    grade A+
  7. Professors
    grade A+
  8. Location
    grade A minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade A+
  11. Student Life
    grade A+
  12. Safety
    grade B

About

210 BURRUSS HALL 800 DRILLFIELD DR
BLACKSBURG, VA 24061
Athletic Division
NCAA Division I-FBS
Athletic Conference
Atlantic Coast Conference
From Virginia Tech

At Virginia Tech, we're reimagining how education and technology intersect. This approach transforms the ways we teach and learn, perform research, and engage with communities around the world.

Hokies collaborate with diverse team members and cross the traditional lines between fields and disciplines to tackle global-scale problems.

We push the boundaries of knowledge in order to make a difference in the world. Members of the Hokie Nation have a clear vision of how we can serve in our personal, professional, and civic pursuits.

We are a force for positive change, driven by our motto, Ut Prosim (That I May Serve).

We are Hokies. Are you?

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Virginia Tech Rankings

Niche rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Admissions

Application Deadline
January 15
Acceptance Rate
56%
SAT Range
1210-1410
ACT Range
26-32
Application Fee
$60
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$20,109 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$8,018 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
72%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
82%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 275 responses
69%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 346 responses
53%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 346 responses

Majors

Chemistry

academic spotlight

The undergraduate program within the Department of Chemistry offers four degree programs (B.A. or B.S. in Chemistry, B.S. in Medicinal Chemistry, and B.S. in Polymer Chemistry), for those interested in pursuing the field of chemistry or related fields. There is also an option to minor that allows students to supplement their major degree with chemistry coursework.

Online

Programs Offered Entirely Online
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    59%
  • On Campus
    40%
  • Online
    1%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
28,929 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
831
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
16%
Varsity Athletes
2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 262 responses
  • Very nice and friendly
    27%
  • Friendly and Spirited
    24%
  • Hokie Nation
    18%
  • Very spirited!
    12%
  • Hokie
    10%
  • Well mannered
    3%
  • Driven
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
63%
of students say that Greek life is average, and no one will treat you differently if you don't join. 397 responses
Poll
70%
of students say varsity sports are a big part of campus life. 450 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 269 responses
  • Ut Prosim
    38%
  • Hokies
    14%
  • That I may Serve
    13%
  • Spirit
    9%
  • Home
    8%
  • Community
    7%
  • Family
    3%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$62,500 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
87%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
96%
National
83%
91%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 182 responses

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