50-50 Profile: Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech campus

Virginia Tech -Public
Blacksburg, Virginia
31,224 (24,247 undergraduates)
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2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

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2014-15 Accepted: 73%
4 Year Graduation Rate: 61%
5 Year Graduation Rate: 80%
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FINANCES
Total Expenses In-State: $24,855
Total Expenses Out-of-State: $41,499
Average Net Price 13-14: $18,398
Freshman Non-Federal Loans: 7%
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75th PERCENTILE TEST SCORES
SAT Critical Reading: 640
SAT Math: 680
ACT: not reported
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COMMON DATA SET
Percent Freshman not in top quarter of class: 20%
Percent Freshman with GPA <3.50: 11.5%
Percent of Freshman Need Met: 64%
Percent of Non-Need Freshman Receiving Awards: 10.5%
Average Freshman Non-Need Award: $3,482

Class Schedule: Yes
Shows Class Capacity: Yes
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Athletics
NCAA D1, ACC

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Reasons to consider Virginia Tech:
Honors Program College (priority registration)
Scieneering at Virginia Tech
Leadership Tech
Undergraduate Research Institute
Biocomplexity Institute
Virginia Water Resources Research Center
Virginia Center for Civil War Studies
Marion duPont Schott Equine Medical Center
Hume Center for National Security and Technology
Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science
Center for Peace Studies and Violence Prevention
Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology
Transportation Institute
Center for Real Life Kitchen Design

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