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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Tuition & Fees $29,975 ($12,852)
Acceptance Rates 73 %
Student Population 33,170
Graduation Rates 84 %
Retention Rate 94 %

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Academic Overview

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Blacksburg, VA. It has a total enrollment of 33,170 including undergraduate and graduate schools and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 73 % last year.

2017 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2016-2017, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University tuition and fees are $12,852 for Virginia residents and $29,975 for non-residents. For graduate school, its 2017 tuition and fees are $14,532 for in-state students and $27,764 for out-of-state students.

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 2017 Tuition & Fees
In-StateOut-of-State
Undergraduate$12,852$29,975
Graduate$14,532$27,764
[chart] Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 2016-2017 Tuition & Fees

Academic Statistics at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

[chart] Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Academic Statistics
dAcceptance Rate for Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is 73 %.
Graduation Rate for Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is 84 %
Retention Rate for Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is 94 %
Student Population for Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is 33,170
Student to Faculty Rate for Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is 14 %

Offered Degrees At Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University offers 241 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree10
Bachelor's Degree730
Post Bachelor's Degree346
Master's Degree730
Post Master's Degree40
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship540
Doctor's degree - professional practice10

Student Services

Next table lists student services provided by Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University to its attendants.

Student Services at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institutionHas own library

Special Learning Opportunities

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University offerers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers teacher certification programs. Next table shows more special learning opportunities at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Special Learning Opportunities at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Online ClassUnderGraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing

Additional Facts

Next table summarizes additional characteristics of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University including religious affiliation, institution's hospital, and more.

Additional Characteristics at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree
Board/Meal Plan
Dormitory Capacity9,384
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.