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#5084 Overall Influence #1250 Desirability Rank

University of Virginia's College at Wise

College in Virginia, United States

From Wikipedia

The University of Virginia's College at Wise is a public liberal arts college in Wise, Virginia. It is part of the University of Virginia and was established in 1954 as Clinch Valley College of the University of Virginia.

Source: Wikipedia

Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

1,010

Acceptance

83%

Graduation Rate

52%

Median SAT Score

1065

Median ACT Score

21

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$5,693

Fees (in-state)

$5,143

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$43,800

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

2K

Under-Grads

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1 College Avenue, Wise VA 24293-4400

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

10 per 100K

Violent Crime

2 per 100K

What is University of Virginia's College at Wise known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#2819 World Rank
Computer Science
#2954 World Rank
History
#1396 World Rank
Nursing
#2624 World Rank
Mathematics
#5383 World Rank
Engineering
#5801 World Rank
Medical
#8272 World Rank
Business
#9061 World Rank
Biology
#9078 World Rank
Literature
#5287 World Rank
Sociology

Other areas of influence

#1924 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#2784 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#2860 World Rank
Education
#3739 World Rank
Law
#3933 World Rank
Chemistry
#4507 World Rank
Psychology
#4543 World Rank
Philosophy
#5956 World Rank
Physics
#8198 World Rank
Political Science
#8529 World Rank
Social Work
#9575 World Rank
Anthropology
#9936 World Rank
Economics
#10039 World Rank
Communications
#10542 World Rank
Religious Studies

Influential People

Who are University of Virginia's College at Wise's Most influential alumni?

University of Virginia's College at Wise 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Nursing, Earth Sciences, and Mathematics

Bud Phillips

Virginia politician

Kathy Stein

Lawyer and politician

Justin B. Runyon

U.S. entomologist

Terry Kilgore

Virginia politician

Jerry Kilgore

American politician