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#1203 Overall Influence #801 Desirability Rank

Virginia State University

College in Virginia, United States

From Wikipedia

Virginia State University is a public historically black land-grant university in Ettrick, Virginia. Founded on , Virginia State developed as the United States's first fully state-supported four-year institution of higher learning for black Americans. The university is a member school of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

9,912

Acceptance

96%

Graduation Rate

46%

Median SAT Score

920

Median ACT Score

17

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$5,540

Fees (in-state)

$3,614

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$38,400

Employed

92%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

4K

Under-Grads

4K

Graduates

0K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

1 Hayden Drive, Petersburg VA 23806

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

17 per 100K

Violent Crime

2 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

33 per 100K

Violent Crime

7 per 100K

What is Virginia State University 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

#751 World Rank
Education
#1003 World Rank
Business
#1039 World Rank
Engineering
#787 World Rank
Mathematics
#1102 World Rank
Political Science
#851 World Rank
History
#1573 World Rank
Literature
#1959 World Rank
Biology
#2203 World Rank
Medical
#1745 World Rank
Computer Science
#490 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#1338 World Rank
Psychology
#365 World Rank
Social Work
#2201 World Rank
Communications
#2774 World Rank
Chemistry
#2364 World Rank
Sociology
#4574 World Rank
Nursing

Other areas of influence

#298 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#683 World Rank
Law
#1038 World Rank
Religious Studies
#1649 World Rank
Economics
#1759 World Rank
Physics
#2678 World Rank
Philosophy
#2685 World Rank
Anthropology

Influential People

Who are Virginia State University's Most influential alumni?

Virginia State University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Earth Sciences, Social Work, and Criminal Justice

Ernestine McClendon

First Black talent agent in America

Fenton Bland

David S. Holmes Jr.

Politician

Daun Hester

American politician

Kim Oe-sook

South Korean lawyer

Flora D. Crittenden

American politician

Whitney Battle-Baptiste

American archaeologist

Bashorun Olalekan

Nigerian academic

Willie Smith

American football coach

Antwan McClellan

American politician

Benjie E. Wimberly

American politician

Rosalyn Dance

Virginia politician