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#4 Best Public Universities in Virginia

Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, Virginia

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Overview

Student Population
34,683
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Location Blacksburg, Virginia
Online vt.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Small City
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Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Find out which students are getting accepted at Virginia Tech, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.

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Located in Blacksburg, Virginia, Virginia Tech is a large four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 31,936 prospective students applied, and 20,709 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 6,285 enrolled in the school.  31,972 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,711 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $11,420 plus fees of $2,200. Virginia Tech is ranked 128 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

8/10
Overall
9/10
Academics
7/10
Resources
9/10
Outcomes

Virginia Tech is rated within the top 24% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 8 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High
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SAT 1180/1390
ACT 25/31
GPA 3.95
Applications Accepted
64.8% 
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Applications Due Feb 1, 2021
Applicant Competition Low

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Annual Cost to Attend

Virginia Resident Tuition
$11,420
In State Costs for Virginia Tech
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,150
Other Fees$2,200
Room and Board $8,934
Budget for Other Expenses$3,130
Total One Year Cost$26,834
Out of State Resident Tuition
$29,104
Out of State Costs for Virginia Tech
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,150
Other Fees$2,200
Room and Board $8,934
Budget for Other Expenses$3,130
Total One Year Cost$44,518

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$65,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
82% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Virginia Tech students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 20%
Engineering 19%
Social Sciences 9%
Biology 8%
Work and Family Studies 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=233921 IPEDS survey data for Virginia Tech.