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Offered Degrees AS, BS, MS, Doctorate, Post-Graduate
Online Courses MS, Post-Graduate
Total Programs 242
Online Programs 20
Salary after Completing $18,200 - $83,600

Offered Degrees at Virginia Tech

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is categorized by Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie categorization. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University offers 242 programs through online and on-site (classroom) education. It offers Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate and Post-Graduate Certificate degree. The following table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability.
Offered Degrees and Number of Programs
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassSalary Range after Completing Program*
Associate's Degree10$28,800 - $28,800
Bachelor's Degree730$18,200 - $83,600
Post Bachelor's Degree3911-
Master's Degree699$45,000 - $111,300
Post Master's Degree40-
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship540$74,400 - $86,300
Doctor's degree - professional practice20$74,400 - $86,300
Total24220-
*Salary data is from College Scoreboard

Field of Study by Offered Degree/Program

Associate'sBachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate (Research)Doctorate (Practical)Post-Bachelor's CertificatePost-Master's Certificate

Virginia Tech Associate's Programs

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University offers Associate's degree with 1 major programs. All programs are on-site education (i.e distance learning opportunity is not offered for the Associate's degree). The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Associate's degree at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Associate's Programs
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Agriculture [+] 40-
Agricultural Production Operations40$28,800

Virginia Tech Bachelor's Programs

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University offers Bachelor's degree with 73 major programs. All programs are on-site education (i.e distance learning opportunity is not offered for the Bachelor's degree). The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Bachelor's degree at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Bachelor's Programs
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Agriculture [+] 131
Agricultural Business and Management-$42,200
Agribusiness/Agricultural Business Operations44-
Animal Sciences1$25,500
Dairy Science2-
Food Science39$37,700
Agronomy and Crop Science21-
Horticultural Science24-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 173
Natural Resources/Conservation-$36,600
Environmental Studies18-
Environmental Science33-
Natural Resources Management and Policy (other)8-
Forestry47$36,100
Forestry (other)21-
Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management46$21,000
Architecture [+] 88
Architecture--
Architecture78$50,000
Landscape Architecture10$44,400
Communication and Journalism [+] 5
Speech Communication and Rhetoric5$37,900
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 1
Computer and Information Sciences1$83,600
Engineering [+] 1,274
Engineering--
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering98$62,000
Agricultural Engineering65$51,900
Chemical Engineering92$70,100
Civil Engineering184$61,000
Computer Engineering3$72,100
Electrical and Electronics Engineering159$67,100
Engineering Mechanics37$62,400
Materials Engineering62$60,300
Mechanical Engineering360$66,400
Mining and Mineral Engineering30$66,300
Construction Engineering38$61,800
Industrial Engineering146$67,700
Engineering Technology [+] 33
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician--
Packaging Science33-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 29
Foreign Languages and Literatures29$29,500
Work and Family Studies [+] 15
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences--
Business Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences4$40,300
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies1$26,000
Human Development and Family Studies10$29,300
English Language And Literature [+] 13
English Language and Literature13$23,300
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 13
Biology/Biological Sciences4$26,500
Biochemistry1-
Microbiology2-
Computational Biology2-
Neuroscience4-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 10
Mathematics2$41,100
Computational and Applied Mathematics5-
Statistics3$38,500
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 5
Philosophy1-
Religion/Religious Studies (other)4-
Physical Sciences [+] 73
Physical Sciences--
Meteorology19-
Chemistry4$34,400
Geology/Earth Science28-
Physics1$35,100
Physical Sciences (other)21-
Psychology [+] 21
Psychology21$28,900
Human Services [+] 1
Human Services--
Public Policy Analysis1-
Social Sciences [+] 76
Social Sciences--
Economics6$45,000
Applied Economics45-
Geography2$30,100
International Relations and Affairs2$37,000
Political Science and Government13$37,300
Sociology8$33,100
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 88
Visual and Performing Arts--
Industrial and Product Design37-
Interior Design24-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts25$18,200
Art/Art Studies1$27,900
Music1-
Business [+] 197
Business/Commerce--
Business Administration and Management40$44,900
Accounting12$60,100
Business/Managerial Economics1$51,600
Finance25$57,600
Hospitality Administration/Management2$44,900
Management Science1$67,700
Marketing/Marketing Management20$46,600
Real Estate20-
Construction Management76$64,200
History [+] 6-
History6$33,400

Virginia Tech Master's Programs

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University offers Master's degree with 69 major programs. Among them 9 programs are available through online classes. The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Master's degree at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Master's Programs
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Agriculture [+] 31
Agricultural Business and Management--
Agricultural Economics8-
Animal Sciences14-
Agronomy and Crop Science7-
Horticultural Science2-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 69
Natural Resources/Conservation--
Natural Resources Management and Policy55$62,800
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management6-
Forest Resources Production and Management8-
Architecture [+] 99
Architecture--
Architecture72$55,600
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning22-
Landscape Architecture5-
Communication and Journalism [+] 10
Speech Communication and Rhetoric--
Communication and Media Studies (other)10-
Communications Technologies [+] 3
Communications Technologies--
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects3-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 148
Computer and Information Sciences48-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (other)100$94,800
Education [+] 165
Education--
Curriculum and Instruction109$45,000
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration18-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)14-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services13-
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education11-
Engineering [+] 498
Engineering--
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering22-
Agricultural Engineering8-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering6-
Chemical Engineering3-
Civil Engineering119$70,100
Computer Engineering61-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering63-
Engineering Mechanics9-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering19-
Materials Engineering20-
Mechanical Engineering67$70,400
Mining and Mineral Engineering8-
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering8-
Nuclear Engineering1-
Systems Engineering2-
Polymer/Plastics Engineering1-
Industrial Engineering78-
Engineering (other)3-
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics [+] 7
Foreign Languages and Literatures7-
Work and Family Studies [+] 20
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences--
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies14-
Human Development and Family Studies6-
English Language And Literature [+] 15
English Language and Literature7-
Creative Writing8-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 26
Biology/Biological Sciences7-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)19-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 38
Mathematics15-
Computational and Applied Mathematics10-
Statistics13-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 9
Biological and Physical Sciences--
Historic Preservation and Conservation4-
Science, Technology and Society5-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 7
Philosophy7-
Physical Sciences [+] 15
Physical Sciences--
Chemistry7-
Geology/Earth Science3-
Physics5-
Psychology [+] 8
Psychology8-
Human Services [+] 43
Human Services--
Public Administration43$70,100
Social Sciences [+] 35
Social Sciences--
Economics7-
Geography9-
Political Science and Government12-
Sociology1-
Urban Studies/Affairs6-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 9
Visual and Performing Arts--
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 45
Chiropractic--
Clinical and Industrial Drug Development--
Public Health36$45,400
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences9-
Business [+] 194
Business/Commerce--
Business Administration and Management135$111,300
Accounting51$58,900
Construction Management8-
History [+] 3-
History3-

Virginia Tech Doctorate (Research) Programs

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University offers Doctorate (Research) degree with 54 major programs. All programs are on-site education (i.e distance learning opportunity is not offered for the Doctorate (Research) degree). The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Doctorate (Research) degree at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Doctorate (Research) Programs
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Agriculture [+] 20
Animal Sciences13-
Agronomy and Crop Science6-
Horticultural Science1-
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 12
Natural Resources/Conservation--
Fishing and Fisheries Sciences and Management4-
Forest Resources Production and Management8-
Architecture [+] 5
Architecture--
Architecture3-
Environmental Design/Architecture2-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 26
Computer and Information Sciences26-
Education [+] 49
Education--
Curriculum and Instruction16-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration12-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)12-
Educational Statistics and Research Methods3-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services5-
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education1-
Engineering [+] 195
Engineering--
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering11-
Agricultural Engineering10-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering10-
Chemical Engineering2-
Civil Engineering24-
Computer Engineering15-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering42-
Engineering Mechanics11-
Materials Engineering6-
Mechanical Engineering42-
Mining and Mineral Engineering3-
Nuclear Engineering--
Polymer/Plastics Engineering5-
Industrial Engineering10-
Engineering (other)4-
Work and Family Studies [+] 16
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences--
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies10-
Human Development and Family Studies6-
English Language And Literature [+] 2
English Language and Literature--
Rhetoric and Composition2-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 23
Biology/Biological Sciences5-
Biomedical Sciences2-
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology3-
Entomology2-
Bioinformatics3-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences (other)8-
Mathematics And Statistics [+] 15
Mathematics9-
Statistics6-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 4
Biological and Physical Sciences--
Science, Technology and Society4-
Physical Sciences [+] 35
Physical Sciences--
Chemistry20-
Geology/Earth Science8-
Physics7-
Psychology [+] 11
Psychology11-
Human Services [+] 5
Human Services--
Public Administration5-
Social Sciences [+] 29
Social Sciences--
Economics10-
Geography2-
Sociology4-
Urban Studies/Affairs10-
Social Sciences (other)3-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 14
Chiropractic--
Veterinary Sciences/Veterinary Clinical Sciences14-
Business [+] 11-
Business/Commerce10-
Hospitality Administration/Management1-

Virginia Tech Doctorate (Practical) Programs

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University offers Doctorate (Practical) degree with 2 major programs. All programs are on-site education (i.e distance learning opportunity is not offered for the Doctorate (Practical) degree). The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Doctorate (Practical) degree at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Doctorate (Practical) Programs
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 122-
Medicine--
Veterinary Medicine122$74,400

Virginia Tech Post-Bachelor's Certificate Programs

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University offers Post-Bachelor's Certificate degree with 39 major programs. Among them 11 programs are available through online classes. The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Post-Bachelor's Certificate degree at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Post-Bachelor's Certificate Programs
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Natural Resources And Conservation [+] 30
Natural Resources Management and Policy29-
Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management1-
Natural Resources Management and Policy (other)--
Forestry (other)--
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies [+] 1
African Studies--
Ethnic Studies--
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies (other)1-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 0
Computer and Information Sciences--
Computer and Information Sciences (other)--
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance--
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (other)--
Education [+] 75
Education--
Administration of Special Education--
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration--
Educational Statistics and Research Methods8-
Learning Sciences2-
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching6-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)59-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas (other)--
Engineering [+] 12
Engineering--
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering2-
Nuclear Engineering4-
Engineering (other)6-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 8
Biological and Physical Sciences--
Gerontology4-
International/Global Studies3-
Human Computer Interaction1-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 0
Philosophy--
Religion/Religious Studies--
Psychology [+] 1
Psychology--
Family Psychology1-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 0
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting--
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management--
Human Services [+] 27
Human Services--
Community Organization and Advocacy3-
Public Administration24-
Public Policy Analysis (other)--
Social Sciences [+] 17
Social Sciences--
Development Economics and International Development4-
Geographic Information Science and Cartography5-
International Relations and Affairs1-
International Relations and National Security Studies (other)4-
Political Science and Government1-
Political Science and Government (other)2-
Urban Studies/Affairs--
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 38
Chiropractic--
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)38-
Business [+] 5
Business/Commerce--
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management3-
Public Finance2-
History [+] 4-
History--
Public/Applied History4-

Virginia Tech Post-Master's Certificate Programs

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University offers Post-Master's Certificate degree with 4 major programs. All programs are on-site education (i.e distance learning opportunity is not offered for the Post-Master's Certificate degree). The following table describes the offered major area and its subprograms for Post-Master's Certificate degree at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
Post-Master's Certificate Programs
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompleterAverage Salary after Completing
Education [+] 24
Curriculum and Instruction3-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)21-
Trade and Industrial Teacher Education--
Human Services [+] 0-
Human Services--
Public Administration--