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Virginia Commonwealth University - Richmond, VA

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School data is from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS),2005. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

Virginia Commonwealth University

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral (and professional) degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral (and professional) degree.Virginia Commonwealth University is a public school.

Contacting the School

910 W Franklin St
Richmond, VA 23284-2512
Main Phone: 8048280100
Web Site:www.vcu.edu/

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had31,700 (full-time equivalent) students. 99.3% of students attend full-time, while0.7% attend part-time. Male students comprised 42.6% of the student body, while females made up 57.4%.

Minority enrollment includedAfrican-American (5466)%, Hispanic (2749)%, Asian (958)%, and Native American (170)%.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 480.One quarter of students scored at least 580.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 480 or higher.One fourth of students scored 580 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Certificate, 2-4 years
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Bachelor's
  • Master's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Master's
  • Doctor's Degree
  • First-Professional Degree

Degree Programs

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Business And Management

CommunicationsComputer
    EducationEngineeringEnglish Language And LiteratureHealth CareHistory And Social SciencesHome Economics
      Leisure Recreation And FitnessLife SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPhysical SciencesProtective Services
        PsychologyPublic Administration And Public Service

        Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

        Virginia Commonwealth University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

        • Colonial Athletic Association (for basketball, baseball, and track & field).

        The school offers financial aid to athletes for basketball, baseball, track & field, and in general

        Special Student Services

        Academic Services

        • AP credits
        • Study abroad

        Financial Flexibility

        • ROTC
        • Student employment services
        • Career counseling
        • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.
        • On-campus day Care

        Cost of Attending

        In-State, Living On Campus:$ 19,298.00
        In-State, Living With Family:$ 11,136.00
        Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 31,842.00

        Admission Requirements

        The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

        Required:
        • High-school GPA is required.
        • Secondary school record is required.
        • Standardized test scores are required.
        • A college preparatory program is required.
        • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is required.
        • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
        Recommended (but not required):
        • Secondary school rank is recommended.
        • Recommendations are recommended.

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