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COLLEGE PROFILE

Virginia State University

Petersburg, VA

Academic Calendar SystemSemester
Summer SessionOffered
General Catalog/Bulletin

UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION

Undergraduate Majors
  • Accounting
  • Agriculture, General
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Teacher Education
  • 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
  • Information Technology
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • 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
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Trade and Industrial Teacher Education
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
 
Most Popular DisciplinesEducation, Homeland security, law enforcement, firefighting, and protective services, Business/marketing
Combined Liberal Arts/
Professional Degree Programs
None
Special ProgramsDouble major, Honors program, Independent study, Teacher certification, Cooperative education program, Internships
Study AbroadOffered
Online DegreesNo online degree programs

CURRICULUM AND GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

General Education/
Core Curriculum
Required
ComputerNot required
Foreign LanguageNot required
Math/ScienceRequired for all students

FACULTY AND INSTRUCTION

Full-Time Faculty296
Part-Time Faculty150
Full-Time Faculty with
Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Not reported
Regular Class SizeNot reported
Discussion Section/Lab
Class Size
Not reported

ADVANCED PLACEMENT

International BaccalaureateAccepted
Advanced Placement (AP) ExaminationsAccepted for placement and credit
Sophomore StandingNot available

ACADEMIC RESOURCES

Libraries
Library Available on CampusYes
Holdings440,546
Computing
Computer OwnershipStudents not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus1400
Internet/E-mail AccessNot reported

ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERVICES

Remedial Instruction 
TutoringAvailable
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 Science, Master of Interdisciplinary Studies, Master of Education, Master of Arts
Master's Programs of Study
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Community Health
  • Computer Science
  • Counselor Education
  • Criminal Justice and Criminology
  • Economics
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Health Education
  • Health Psychology
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Media Studies
  • Psychology--General
Doctoral Degrees Offered
Doctor of Philosophy, Doctor of Education
Doctoral Programs of Study
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Community Health
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • Health Education
  • Health Psychology
  • Psychology--General
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CLASS OF 2022 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M ERW  
Average 3.14 3.56 445 540 22
Low 2.30 2.54 360 480 17
High 4.00 4.40 530 630 25
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