Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
College

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Blacksburg, VA4 year degree
$31,014
Out-of-state tuition
70%
Acceptance rate

Highlights

  • Offers bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and associate degrees
  • 27,120 students
  • 0.30 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available
  • WWW.VT.EDU

Notable programs at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Agricultural Economics
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Agricultural Economics, Animal Sciences, Food Science, Forestry, Natural Resource Management, Environmental Science, Biology, and Microbiology.

Acceptance Rates

70%
Acceptance Rate in 2017
1284
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

19,212 students out of 27,423 applicants were accepted into Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. They had an average SAT score of 1284. 83% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 45% chose to submit their ACT score.

Tuition and costs

$31,014
Out-of-state undergraduate tuition (2017)
$13,230
In-state undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University was $31,014, while for in-state students it was $13,230. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $38,605.

The average financial aid at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is $5,419. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $25,595 for undergraduate tuition on average.

Financial aid available at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Family Income Level

Average Discount

49%
Of undergrads receive grants
40%
Of undergrads receive federal loans

49% of undergraduate students at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

$8,920
Room & board
$1,150
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University was of $8,920 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,150.

Diversity at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017