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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Breakdown of “Collaboration/Competitive” at VT/VPISU

By Gender
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringA-
Animal StudiesB+
Architecture & Urban Planning DepartmentB
Business - Management and AdministrationB
Civil EngineeringC-
Computer EngineeringA
Computer ScienceC+
Electrical EngineeringC+
Engineering DepartmentA-
Geography and GeosciencesB-
History/Histories (art history/etc.)A
Industrial Operations EngineeringA-
Interior DesignA
Mechanical EngineeringA-
Naval EngineeringC
Political ScienceA-
PreMed and MedicalA
Social WorkB+

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Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
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As an Aerospace Engineer, my experience at Virginia Tech has been great. The engineering program is top notch, but more importantly Tech has the pres...Read full comment
... I did and was able to travel to multiple places along the east coast for competitions and such ...Read full comment
... I found office hours were often scant and it was a competition almost even getting time with harried professors who really weren't interested in...Read full comment
Virginia Tech is truly amazing. The people are down to earth, yet have a desire to succeed and tend to study together. The professors that I've had ...Read full comment
A really great university with a true college feel. I come from a big city so at first I was weary about coming to such a "small town", but I haven't ...Read full comment
where to start... ACADEMICS: If you care about your education in any way shape or form and you aren't planning on going into engineering or archite...Read full comment
This place is wonderful. The campus is beautiful. The people are friendly. A good number of the departments here are very, very respectable. T...Read full comment
I came all the way across the country to go to Virginia Tech, because it's a family school, and there is not a day that goes by where I regret that de...Read full comment
Virginia Tech has a very strong and high standing in academic areas. Almost all engineering branches are in Top 50 in U.S. rankings. Computer Science ...Read full comment
Good school that's fun to attend, but not much to do other than drink and party, Blacksburg isn't exactly a thriving city. School doesn't offer many ...Read full comment
As an Aerospace Engineer, my experience at Virginia Tech has been great. The engineering program is top notch, but more importantly Tech has the pres...Read full comment
Virginia Tech is awesome. Nobody but yourself can keep you from having a great experience there. There are tons of student help programs, free tutor...Read full comment
Overall, VT has been a great help now that I've graduated. The education I got in the CEE department was top-notch, although some of the professors I...Read full comment
Psychology, for me, is an intellectual and scientific discipline. Psychology students at tech, for the very most part, just don't fit this mold. The...Read full comment
Virginia Tech is an amazing place to be as an undergraduate. You will definitely not be spoon fed here. Interaction with faculty is what you make of i...Read full comment
Great environment. I came from a large city (DC) and thought the small city would suck. Turns out, city is small but it's basically all students so ...Read full comment
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

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