Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Graduate Program Reviews

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100%
of students recommend
(4.59 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 7 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC, + 3 more
  • Campus Setting: City: Small
  • Student Population: 33,170 (25,791 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 31% part-time, 69% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $15,072 in-state; $28,810 out-of-state
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Engineering
Graduation Year: 2016

Professors bring real world experience to the classroom. Therefore, you receive a better education.
4.4 out of 5.0
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Degree: Engineering
Graduation Year: 2013

Virginia Tech has an amazing campus and wonderful professors. The little town is all about school spirit, which makes it a lot of fun.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Engineering
Graduation Year: 2011

Its a wonderful place to be. Great small town environment, with friendly people and loads of financial and educational/research opportunities.
4.4 out of 5.0
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Degree: Engineering
Graduation Year: 2011

Virginia Tech is a great place to go to school. The campus is amazing, the academics are top notch, and you'll meet some of the best people.
4.42 out of 5.0
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Degree: Engineering
Graduation Year: 2015

The Engineering Education program is a progressive program full of supportive and highly respected faculty.
4.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Engineering
Graduation Year: 2013

Pros: Cost of living is cheap, beautiful area, enough commercial business to find everything you need, new building will have very nice labs, supportive faculty Cons: Stipends are low, old building is terrible, no city life
4.75 out of 5.0
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Degree: Engineering
Graduation Year: 2016

This is generally a very good school of high standards especially for CS. There are very good faculty with experience and with strong emphasis in HCI. It is basically research-oriented, although there are quite a lot of coursework as well.
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