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Virginia State University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Petersburg, VA

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Agriculture, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Family and Consumer Economics and Related Services, Other
  • History, General
  • Hospitality Administration/Management, General
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Music, General
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
Most Popular Disciplines
Education, Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services, Business/marketing
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Double major, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
272
Part-Time Faculty
83
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
59%
Regular Class Size
Not reported
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
440,546
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1400
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Education, Master of Arts, Master of Interdisciplinary Studies, Master of Science

Master's Programs of Study

  • Computer Science
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

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