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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

College of Engineering

Blacksburg, VA

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Overview

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University / College of Engineering is located in Blacksburg, VA, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Aerospace engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Civil engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biomedical engineering
Master of Science (MS) Computer science and applications
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Chemical engineering
Master of Science (MS) Biomedical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Electrical engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Computer engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biological systems engineering
Master of Engineering/Master of Science (M Eng/MS) Aerospace engineering
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Engineering education

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 489
Doctoral Degrees 200

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE/GMAT
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE/GMAT
Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

4,014
Applied
1,762
Accepted
658
Enrolled
44%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline August 1st April 1st No
Spring deadline January 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE/GMAT
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE/GMAT

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 90

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

2,207
Total Graduate Students
56%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.13%
Black or African American 2.31%
White or Caucasian 30%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.09%
Asian 4.35%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2.08%
Unknown 0.91%

Gender

Male (74%)
Female (25%)

Faculty

453
Total faculty
Full-time - 447
Part-time - 6
Male (361)
Female (92)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Not reported
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
105,268,570

Location & Contact

Address 3046 Torgersen Hall (0217)
620 Drillfield Drive
Blacksburg, VA  24061
United States
Contact Dr. Julia Ross
Dean
Email: rjulie@vt.edu
Phone: 540-231-9752
Fax: 540-231-3031

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