Virginia Tech is consistently recognized for its value and the quality of its programs. These rankings represent a few of the broader measures of excellence that the university garners.

U.S. News and World Report

March 2015: Part-time MBA program climbs 30 spots in U.S. News rankings

February 2015: U.S. News ranking names Virginia Tech among Best Global Universities

January 2015: Virginia Tech earns high rankings on U.S. News’ Top Online Education list

  • 2: Online Master of Information Technology degree program
  • 15: Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs, College of Engineering

September 2014: U.S. News ranks Pamplin among Top 25, College of Engineering among Top 10 for public schools

  • 8: Undergraduate program, College of Engineering (among public colleges)
  • 23: Undergraduate program, Pamplin College of Business (among public colleges)
  • 27: Virginia Tech among all public universities
  • 71: Virginia Tech, among all universities

The Princeton Review

    The Princeton Review

February 2015: Virginia Tech on Princeton Review’s 2015 'Colleges that Pay You Back' list

  • 5: Best Alumni Network
  • 13: Colleges that Pay You Back (Even if You’re Not Eligible for Need-Based Financial Aid)

August 2014:  Dining services named Best Campus Food for third time

  • 1: Best Campus Food
  • 2: Town-Gown Relations are Great
  • 3: Their Students Love These Colleges
  • 5: Happiest Students
  • 5: Best Quality of Life

January 2014: Virginia Tech among 150 Best Value Colleges on The Princeton Review's 2014 list


June 2013: Virginia Tech is among the top 100 schools in PayScale.com's comparison of earnings for graduates.