The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are four-years, public schools.
  • Virginia Tech has more expensive tuition & fees ($33,857) than University of Louisville ($28,716).
  • It is harder to admit to Virginia Tech than University of Louisville.
  • Virginia Tech has a higher submitted SAT score (1,310) than University of Louisville (1,160).
  • Virginia Tech has higher submitted ACT score (29) than University of Louisville (24).
  • Virginia Tech has more students with 37,279 students while University of Louisville has 22,140 students.
  • Virginia Tech has more full-time faculties with 2,109 faculties while University of Louisville has 1,070 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and University of Louisville.
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Virginia TechUniversity of Louisville
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Virginia Techvs.University of Louisville
Blacksburg, VirginiaLocationLouisville, Kentucky
four-years, publicSchool Typefour-years, public
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)
In-State$14,174
Out-Of-State$33,857
Tuition & Fees
In-State$12,370
Out-Of-State$28,716
55% ($9,248)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)87% ($9,248)
$9,248Average Amount of Financial Aid$9,248
70.06 %Acceptance Rates75.30 %
35.58 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)33.80 %
1,310SAT Score1,160
29ACT Score24
87 %Graduation Rate62 %
-Transfer-out Rate-
92 %Retention Rate77 %
37,279Student Population22,140
2,109Number of Faculties1,070
14 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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