Overview

Student Population
34,440
National Rank
#166
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Location Blacksburg, Virginia
Online vt.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
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Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

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 27,423 prospective students applied, and 19,212 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 6,836 enrolled in the school.  31,564 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 2,876 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $11,420 plus fees of $2,200. Virginia Tech is ranked 166 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Admission Standards
Very High 
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SAT 1250/1420
ACT 25/30
GPA 3.95
Applications Accepted
70.1% 
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Applications Due Jan 15, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

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 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

Outcomes

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

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%

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