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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Overview

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University / Graduate School is located in Blacksburg, VA, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Master of Business Administration (MBA)
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
Master of Public Administration (MPA)
(Certificate)
Master of Information Technology (MIT)
Master of Public and International Affairs (MPIA)
Master of Science/Master of Business Administration (MS/MBA)
Master of Arts in Education (MA Ed)
Master of Landscape Architecture (MLA)
Master of Science in Architecture (MS Arch)
Master of Arts (MA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science in Education (MS Ed)
Master of Natural Resources (MNR)
Specialist in Education (Ed S)
Master of Engineering (ME)
Master of Science/Master of Forestry (MS/MF)
Master of Urban and Regional Planning (MURPL)
Doctor of Education/Doctor of Philosophy (Ed D/PhD)
Master of Engineering/Master of Science (M Eng/MS)
Master of Urban and Rural Planning (MURP)
Doctor of Education (Ed D)
Master of Accounting and Information Systems (MACIS)
Master of Architecture (M Arch)

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

9,184
Applied
2,959
Accepted
1,731
Enrolled
32%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic

Student Body

6,627
Total Graduate Students
33%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
66%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.73%
Black or African American 5.37%
White or Caucasian 49%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.15%
Asian 5.39%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.06%
Two or more races 2.23%
Unknown 2.84%

Gender

Male (59%)
Female (40%)

Faculty

1,748
Total faculty
Full-time - 1,737
Part-time - 11
Male (1,153)
Female (595)

Location & Contact

Address Blacksburg, VA  24061
United States
Contact Dr. Karen P. DePauw
Vice President and Dean for Graduate Education
Email: grads@vt.edu
Phone: 540-231-6691