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  • ND is a Private (not-for-profit) and Virginia Tech is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • ND has more expensive tuition & fees ($55,553) than Virginia Tech ($32,835).
  • It is harder to admit to ND than Virginia Tech.
  • ND has higher submitted SAT score (1,475) than Virginia Tech (1,285).
  • Virginia Tech has more students with 34,683 students while ND has 12,607 students.
  • Virginia Tech has more full-time faculties with 1,938 faculties while ND has 1,216 full-time faculties.
Next table compares the two rival schools - University of Notre Dame and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.
NDvs.Virginia Tech
Notre Dame, IndianaLocationBlacksburg, Virginia
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (very high research activity)
$55,553Tuition & Fees
In-State$13,691
Out-Of-State$32,835
61 (0.71%)Number Receiving Financial Aid50 (0.18%)
$37,676Average Amount of Financial Aid$8,630
18.92 %Acceptance Rates70.06 %
55.40 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)35.58 %
1,475SAT Score1,285
-ACT Score83
97 %Graduation Rate84 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
98 %Retention Rate93 %
12,607Student Population34,683
1,216Number of Faculties1,938
10 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio14 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services