Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

School Info

Institution Type
4 year Public
Campus Setting
City
Student Teacher Ratio
16:1
Student Population
30,870
Campus Size
Very Large

Degrees Issued

  • Associate's degree
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate

Contact Info

Blacksburg, Virginia 24061-0131
(540) 231-6000

  • Virginia Schools
  • Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics in 2010

Statistics

Faculty Overview

Average Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Faculty Salaries

Instructors
$45,333
Lecturers
$56,176
Assistant Professors
$70,412
Associate Professors
$82,857
Professors
$115,872

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Faculty by Function

Instructional & Research
2,261
Executive & Administrative
305
Other Professional
1,837
Non Professional
2,579
Total6,982

Percent Teachers At Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Teachers 32.38%
  • Dark Yellow: Teachers
  • Yellow: Non Teachers

Tenure Status for Instructors & Researchers at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Tenured
857
On Tenured Track
305
Not On Tenured Track
202

Tenure Status for instructors & Researchers at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University by Gender

Tenured On Tenure Track Not On Tenure Track
Men 79%
Women 21%
Men 57%
Women 43%
Men 42%
Women 58%
  • Blue Pattern Men
  • Pink Women

Full Time Faculty Minorities at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Native American
27
Asian
256
African American
335
Hispanic
84
Total702

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Native American
4
Asian
103
African American
89
Hispanic
75
Total271

Full Time Faculty Minorities at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 44%
W 56%
M 64%
W 36%
M 41%
W 59%
M 58%
W 42%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 75%
W 25%
M 52%
W 48%
M 48%
W 52%
M 39%
W 61%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University New Hires

Instructional Facilities Secretarial Services Professional Support
M 57%
W 43%
Total228
M 8%
W 92%
Total13
M 48%
W 52%
Total42
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women
Maintenance Executive & Managerial
M 44%
W 56%
Total16
M 100%
W 0%
Total4

School Overview

U.S. News Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University School Ranking

#71

In State Vs. Out of state undergraduates

In State 68%
  • Yellow: In State
  • Dark Yellow: Out Of State

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Retention Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Returning Students 91%
Returning Students 75%
  • Yellow: Returning Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Returning Students

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Graduation Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Graduated Students 52%
Graduated Students 78%
  • Yellow: Graduated Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Graduated Students

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Overall Graduation Rates

Graduated Students 78%
  • Graduated Students
  • Non Graduated Students

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