Virginia Polytechnic Institute And State University

Virginia Polytechnic Institute And State University

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, also referred to as Virginia Tech, is a public, land-grant, polytechnic university in Blacksburg, Virginia, United States. It is recognized for its programs in engineering, architecture, science, business, and agriculture. The university was founded in 1872 as an agricultural and mechanical college. It is one of a few public universities in the United States which maintains a corps of cadets. It is organized into the following academic divisions:

  • College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
  • College of Architecture & Urban Studies
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences
  • College of Natural Resources
  • College of Science
  • Pamplin College of Business
  • Virginia-Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine

Virginia Tech's sports teams are nicknamed the Hokies. They participate in the NCAA's Division I in the Atlantic Coast Conference.

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Environmental Studies
Environmental Science
Natural Resources Management And Policy
Water, Wetlands, And Marine Resources Management
Natural Resources Management And Policy, Other
Fishing And Fisheries Sciences And Management
Forestry, General
Forest Resources Production And Management
Forestry, Other
Wildlife, Fish And Wildlands Science And Management
Ethnic Studies
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, And Group Studies, Other
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics And Special Effects
Computer And Information Sciences, General
Information Science/Studies
Computer And Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services, Other
Curriculum And Instruction
Administration Of Special Education
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
Educational Administration And Supervision, Other
Educational Statistics And Research Methods
Learning Sciences
Counselor Education/School Counseling And Guidance Services
Adult And Continuing Education And Teaching
Secondary Education And Teaching
Teacher Education And Professional Development, Specific Levels And Methods, Other
Physical Education Teaching And Coaching
Trade And Industrial Teacher Education
Teacher Education And Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
Aerospace, Aeronautical And Astronautical/Space Engineering
Agricultural Engineering
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Electrical And Electronics Engineering
Engineering Mechanics
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Materials Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Mining And Mineral Engineering
Naval Architecture And Marine Engineering
Nuclear Engineering
Systems Engineering
Polymer/Plastics Engineering
Construction Engineering
Industrial Engineering
Engineering, Other
Foreign Languages And Literatures, General
Business Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Foods, Nutrition, And Wellness Studies, General
Human Development And Family Studies, General
English Language And Literature, General
Creative Writing
Rhetoric And Composition
Liberal Arts And Sciences/Liberal Studies
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Plant Pathology/Phytopathology
Microbiology, General
Biological And Biomedical Sciences, Other
Mathematics, General
Statistics, General
Historic Preservation And Conservation
Science, Technology And Society
International/Global Studies
Human Computer Interaction
Religion/Religious Studies
Religion/Religious Studies, Other
Chemistry, General
Geology/Earth Science, General
Physics, General
Physical Sciences, Other
Psychology, General
Community Organization And Advocacy
Public Administration
Public Policy Analysis, General
Public Policy Analysis, Other
Industrial And Product Design
Interior Design
Drama And Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Art/Art Studies, General
Music, General
History, General
Public/Applied History
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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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