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Virginia Polytechnic Institute And State University - Blacksburg, 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 Polytechnic Institute And State 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 Polytechnic Institute and State University is a public school.

Contacting the School

Blacksburg, VA 24061-0131
Main Phone: 5402316000
Web Site:WWW.VT.EDU

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 29,898 (full-time equivalent) students. 99.9% of students attend full-time, while0.1% attend part-time. Male students comprised 55.7% of the student body, while females made up 44.3%.

Minority enrollment includedAfrican-American (1378)%, Hispanic (1950)%, Asian (723)%, and Native American (99)%.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 530.One quarter of students scored at least 630.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 570 or higher.One fourth of students scored 670 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Master's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Master's
  • Doctor's Degree
  • First-Professional Degree

Degree Programs

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Agribusiness

Agricultural ScienceArchitectureBusiness And ManagementCommunications
    Computer
      EducationEngineeringEngineering Technology And TechniciansEnglish Language And Literature
        Environmental ConservationHealth CareHistory And Social SciencesHome EconomicsLife SciencesPerforming And Visual ArtsPhysical SciencesPsychologyPublic Administration And Public Service

        Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

        Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

        • Atlantic Coast Conference (for football, basketball, baseball, and track & field).

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

        Special Student Services

        Academic Services

        • AP credits
        • Weekend college
        • Distance learning options
        • Study abroad

        Financial Flexibility

        • ROTC
        • Student employment services
        • Career counseling
        • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.

        Cost of Attending

        In-State, Living On Campus:$ 18,213.00
        In-State, Living With Family:$ 11,913.00
        Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 30,591.00

        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.
        • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
        Neither Required Nor Recommended:
        • Secondary school rank is neither required nor recommended.
        • Recommendations are neither required nor recommended.
        • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is neither required nor recommended.

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