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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Blacksburg, Virginia
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Overview
Public
25,213 Undergraduates
71% Admissions Rate
City: Small
Public
Region: South
Size: Big
Doctoral
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
210 Burruss Hall, 800 Drillfield Dr.
Blacksburg, Virginia
24061-0131
(540) 231-6000
WWW.VT.EDU
Location

Blacksburg is an incorporated town in Montgomery County, Virginia, United States, with a population of 42,620 at the 2010 census. Blacksburg is dominated economically and demographically by the presence of Virginia Tech . Blacksburg, Christiansburg, and Radford are the three principal jurisdictions of the Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford Metropolitan Statistical Area, which encompasses those jurisdictions and all of Montgomery, Pulaski, and Giles counties for statistical purposes. More from Wikipedia...

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Students
57%

Men

43%

Women

20

Average Age of Entering Students

999

New Transfer Students

Admissions
71%

Acceptance Rate

33%

Enrollment Yield

1100-1320

SAT Range

25,000

Applicants in 2016

Costs
$17,190

Typical Cost

$31,014

Out-Of-State (published)

$13,230

In-State (published)

64%

Recieve Financial Aid

92%

Have Loans

$21,500

Median Debt

Academics
14.0 to 1

Student to Faculty Ratio

4

National Merit Students

Doctoral

Highest Degree Offered

488

Doctorates Awareded

Mechanical Engineering

Top Major

10

Faculty Awards

13

National Academy Members

226

Post Docs Employed

Athletics
Football Conference:

Atlantic Coast Conference

Basketball Conference:

Atlantic Coast Conference

Track & Field Conference:

Atlantic Coast Conference

Football Division:

1

Basketball Division:

1

Track Division:

1

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