United States of America - Virginia

top General Information


Street:210 Burruss Hall



Post Code:24061-0002


Institution Funding



Founded 1872 as Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical College, became Polytechnic Institute 1944, and acquired present status and title 1970.

Academic Year

August to May (August-December; January-May). Also Summer Sessions (May-August)

Admission Requirements

Graduation from high school or equivalent, and College Board SAT or ACT examination. TOEFL test for foreign students

Tuition Fees

National:In-State residents: 12,017 per annum; Out-of-State residents: 28,048 (USD)



Accrediting Agency

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Timothy D. Sands

Job title:President

Senior Administrative Officer : Mark McNamee

Job title:Provost and Vice-President

top Divisions

College : Agriculture and Life Sciences

Fields of study:Agricultural Economics, Agricultural Management, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Biological and Life Sciences, Botany, Crop Production, Dairy, Food Science, Horticulture, Nutrition, Plant Pathology

College : Architecture and Urban Studies

Fields of study:Architecture, Art History, Construction Engineering, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture, Public Administration, Urban Studies, Visual Arts

College : Business

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Finance, Management, Marketing

More details:Pamplin

College : Engineering

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Bioengineering, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Construction Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mining Engineering

College : Liberal Arts and Human Sciences

Fields of study:African Studies, American Studies, Cinema and Television, Classical Languages, Communication Studies, Cultural Studies, Education, English, French, Gender Studies, German, History, Home Economics, Indigenous Studies, International Studies, Marine Engineering, Military Science, Music, Natural Sciences, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Political Sciences, Religion, Russian, Sociology, Spanish, Teacher Training, Technology, Theatre, Women's Studies

College : Natural Resources and Environment

Fields of study:Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Fishery, Forestry, Geography, Wildlife

College : Science

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology, Statistics

College : Veterinary Medicine

Fields of study:Animal Husbandry, Health Sciences, Veterinary Science

More details:Virginia-Maryland

top Degrees

Associate Degree

Fields of study:Agricultural Engineering

Bachelor's Degree

Master's Degree

Doctor's Degrees (Professional Practice)

Fields of study:Animal Husbandry, Veterinary Science

Doctor's Degree (Research/Scholarship)

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Agronomy, Architecture, Biological and Life Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedicine, Business and Commerce, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Crop Production, Curriculum, Economics, Education, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Research, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, English, Entomology, Environmental Studies, Family Studies, Fishery, Forestry, Geology, History, Horticulture, Hotel Management, Industrial Engineering, Information Sciences, Literature, Materials Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Mining Engineering, Nutrition, Physics, Plant Pathology, Polymer and Plastics Technology, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Social Sciences, Sociology, Statistics, Urban Studies, Veterinary Science


Also Post-Master's Certificate

top Academic Periodicals


Global Network


Virginia Issues and Answers

top Student & Staff Numbers


Statistics Year:2014-2015

Full Time Total:2700


Statistics Year:2014-2015


Updated on 23-04-2015