VCU Student OutcomesRichmond, Virginia
Percent of students graduating within 150% of normal completion time61% vs. 41.9% national median
|Years||Percent Earning Bachelor's Degree|
|within 4 years||26% earned a bachelor degree|
|within 5 years||46% earned a bachelor degree|
|within 6 years||53% earned a bachelor degree|
A college's graduation rate is a strong indication of its effectiveness and your potential to find success at a school. These statistics measure the percentage of first-time, full-time students who earned a bachelor degree within four, five or six years from Virginia Commonwealth University. For comparison, approximately 58% of starting students nationally earn a bachelor's degree within six years. Virginia Commonwealth University is less effective than average in terms of graduating students.
Average Salary After 10 Years$47,500 vs. $34,300 national median
|after 6 years||$36,100 per year|
|after 7 years||$40,900 per year|
|after 8 years||$42,700 per year|
|after 9 years||$45,400 per year|
|after 10 years||$47,500 per year|
10 years after enrolling, the average income of former Virginia Commonwealth University students who are working and no longer in school is $47,500, which is 38% higher than the national median. Sources, U.S. Department of Education College Scorecard / Department of Treasury.
Median Student Loan Debt for Graduates$23,250
Percent of students receiving Federal Loans51%
Median Loan Payment$240 per month
Percent of students actively repaying their loans56% vs. 47% national average
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=234030 IPEDS survey data for Virginia Commonwealth University.