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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Student Demographics & Graduation Rate Information

Blacksburg, VA

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
29,300
Women
12,534 (42.8%)
Men
16,766 (57.2%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
28,584
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
11.0% Asian
4.6% Black/African-American
7.3% Hispanic/Latino
5.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
69.2% White
2.5% Unknown
International Students.
6.7% from 98 countries
Average Age
20
All Graduate Students
7,083

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
93.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
64.8%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
83.1%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
86.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Average Starting Salary
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
Disciplines Pursued
Business 1.1%
Engineering 3.4%
Law 1.3%
Dentistry 0.2%
Arts and Sciences 5.9%
Medicine 2.9%
Veterinary Medicine 0.6%
Education 1.2%
Other 1.3%

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