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Virginia Military Institute

Lexington, Virginia

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Overview

Student Population
1,685
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Location Lexington, Virginia
Online vmi.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Distant Rural
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Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad
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Located in Lexington, Virginia, Virginia Military Institute is a small four year public college offering undergraduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 1,515 prospective students applied, and 902 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 482 enrolled in the school.  1,685 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 0 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $9,284 plus fees of $9,834. VMI is ranked 138 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

8/10
Overall
8/10
Academics
9/10
Resources
8/10
Outcomes
10/10
Value

VMI is rated within the top 25% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 8 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Difficult
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SAT 1090/1270
ACT 21/28
GPA 3.61
Applications Accepted
59.5% 
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Annual Cost to Attend

Virginia Resident Tuition
$9,284
In State Costs for Virginia Military Institute
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$9,834
Room and Board $9,766
Budget for Other Expenses$2,150
Total One Year Cost$32,034
Out of State Resident Tuition
$36,128
Out of State Costs for Virginia Military Institute
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$9,834
Room and Board $9,766
Budget for Other Expenses$2,150
Total One Year Cost$58,878

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$62,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
69% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Virginia Military Institute students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 30%
Engineering 23%
History 14%
Psychology 12%
Foreign Languages 7%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=234085 IPEDS survey data for Virginia Military Institute.

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