Virginia Tech Demographics & DiversityBlacksburg, Virginia
A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Virginia Tech are primarily White with a small Asian population. The school has medium racial diversity. 32% percent of students are minorities or students of color. The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.
|Race||Percent of Students|
|American Indian / Alaskan||
|Hawaiian / Pacific Islander||
|Two or more races||
There are 32% more male students than female students enrolled at Virginia Tech with a gender ratio of 57% men to 43% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Virginia Tech has a comparable gender diversity ratio to other US colleges and is inclusive of both genders.
|Gender||Percent of Students|
|Gender||Number of Students|
Geographic DiversityVery Low
Virginia Tech serves a very low number of students outside of Virginia, with 69 percent of the student body residing in-state.
|Origin||Percent of Students|
|Out of State||
Median Household Income$77,607 per year
14% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.
|Segment||Percent of Students|
|Students Over 25 Years Old||2.5%|
|Part time Undergrads||2.1%|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=233921 IPEDS survey data for Virginia Tech.