Biology Ranking 2018: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State UniversityRanked
81
in the USA
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is a very large public college offering a number of disciplines along with biology majors and located in Blacksburg, Virginia. The school was founded in 1872 and is currently offering bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in 9 biology programs.

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is expensive: tuition price is around $30,000 per year. If you look for a cheaper alternative, check Affordable Colleges in Virginia listing.

It is reported that Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University area is relatively dangerous: the college is reported to have a poor rating for campus crime.

Based on 67 evaluation metrics, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University biology program ranks In Top 100 Biology Schools in USA and In Top 5 Biology Schools in Virginia. Major competing biology colleges for this school are Duke University in Durham and Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. Check the details about all twelve competitors as well as list of available biology majors and minors below.


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Overall school rankings 2018:

Ranked #4 Biology School in Virginia
Ranked #26 Biology School in The South
Ranked #81 Biology School in USA

Programs rankings 2018:

State of Virginia Ranking

The Best Bioengineering & Biotechnology School
The Best Zoology & Wildlife School
The Best Botany & Agriculture School
The Second Best Bioinformatics & Biometrics School
The Third Best Genetic Science School
Ranked #4 Biochemistry & Biophysics School
Ranked #4 General Biology School
Ranked #5 Biomedical Sciences School
View State of Virginia Ranking

The South Regional Ranking

Ranked #7 Botany & Agriculture School
Ranked #11 Bioengineering & Biotechnology School
Ranked #11 Zoology & Wildlife School
Ranked #18 Bioinformatics & Biometrics School
Ranked #23 Biochemistry & Biophysics School
Ranked #25 Genetic Science School
Ranked #26 General Biology School
Ranked #28 Biomedical Sciences School
View The South Regional Ranking

USA National Ranking

Ranked #25 Botany & Agriculture School
Ranked #34 Zoology & Wildlife School
Ranked #38 Bioengineering & Biotechnology School
Ranked #56 Bioinformatics & Biometrics School
Ranked #73 Biochemistry & Biophysics School
Ranked #79 General Biology School
Ranked #82 Genetic Science School
Ranked #92 Biomedical Sciences School
View USA National Ranking

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Also, see how Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is ranked among graduate schools in Virginia.

Contact information:

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
210 Burruss Hall, 800 Drillfield Dr.
Blacksburg, VA 24061-0131
Phone: (540) 231-6000
Website: https://vt.edu/

Location map:

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Location Map

Biology majors offered:

Bachelor's degree

Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Biochemistry
General Biology
General Microbiology

Master's degree

Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Entomology
General Biology
Other Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Doctor's degree

Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Bioinformatics
Biomedical Engineering
Entomology
General Biology
Other Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Phytopathology

Minors offered:

Bachelor's degree

Biochemistry
General Biology
General Microbiology

Local competitors:

Duke University - Biology School Ranking
Duke University

Durham, NC, 56 biology programs

Johns Hopkins University - Biology School Ranking
Johns Hopkins University

Baltimore, MD, 37 biology programs

Georgetown University - Biology School Ranking
Georgetown University

Washington, DC, 40 biology programs

Emory University - Biology School Ranking
Emory University

Atlanta, GA, 13 biology programs

University of Virginia - Biology School Ranking
University of Virginia

Charlottesville, VA, 15 biology programs

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Biology School Ranking
University of North Carolina

Chapel Hill, NC, 24 biology programs

College of William and Mary - Biology School Ranking
College of William and Mary

Williamsburg, VA, 9 biology programs

Carnegie Mellon University - Biology School Ranking
Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, PA, 23 biology programs

Wake Forest University - Biology School Ranking
Wake Forest University

Winston Salem, NC, 20 biology programs

University of Richmond - Biology School Ranking
University of Richmond

Richmond, VA, 6 biology programs

University of Maryland College Park - Biology School Ranking
University of Maryland College Park

College Park, MD, 33 biology programs

Case Western Reserve University - Biology School Ranking
Case Western Reserve University

Cleveland, OH, 34 biology programs

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