Fall 2017 Higher Education Profile - Virginia

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, Virginia was home to 70 regionally accredited post-secondary institutions during fall 2017. These 70 institutions enrolled 517,006 students in fall 2017: 427,123 in undergraduate programs and 89,883 in graduate programs. A total of 208,028 students attending post-secondary school in Virginia took at least one distance education course, representing 40.2 percent of the state's total student body. A total of 104,973 students were enrolled exclusively (100% online) in distance education courses with 48,948 (46.6%) of those residing in the state of Virginia.

The majority of institutions were public: including 16 four-year schools and 24 two-year schools. The state was also home to 30 private nonprofit four-year schools. Students enrolled in Virginia's higher education institutions were enrolled in bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees.

70 Degree Granting Institutions

 

517,006 Students Enrolled

 

208,028 Students Enrolled in Distance Education

Serving 517,006 students in fall 2017, the 70 regionally accredited, degree granting colleges and universities of Virginia offered academic choices for all types of students. Discover where your educational journey can begin with the institutions listed below. Our college and university listings are objective and focused on helping you achieve your educational or career goals. Whether you are searching for a public or private school with on-campus or online courses and an undergraduate or graduate degree, our list of regionally accredited colleges and universities in Virginia offers a comprehensive guide to the state's higher education options.

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Regionally Accredited Public and Private Non-Profit Colleges and Universities in Virginia

Appalachian College of Pharmacy
1060 Dragon Road
Oakwood, VA 24631 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: No
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No
Averett University-Non-Traditional Programs
420 W Main St
Danville, VA 24541 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Bluefield College
3000 College Avenue
Bluefield, VA 24605 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Central Virginia Community College
3506 Wards Rd
Lynchburg, VA 24502-2498 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
College of William and Mary
200 Richmond Road
Williamsburg, VA 23187-8795 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Danville Community College
1008 S Main St
Danville, VA 24541-4004 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Eastern Mennonite University
1200 Park Rd
Harrisonburg, VA 22802-2462 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Eastern Virginia Medical School
700w. Olney
Norfolk, VA 23507 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: No
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Ferrum College
215 Ferrum Mountain Road
Ferrum, VA 24088-9000 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: No
Germanna Community College
2130 Germanna Hwy
Locust Grove, VA 22508-2102 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Hampton University
100 E. Queen Street
Hampton, VA 23668-0099 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
J Sargeant Reynolds Community College
1651 East Parham Road
Richmond, VA 23228-2327 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Jefferson College of Health Sciences
101 Elm Avenue SE
Roanoke, VA 24013 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Liberty University
1971 University Blvd
Lynchburg, VA 24515 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Lord Fairfax Community College
173 Skirmisher Lane
Middletown, VA 22645 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Mary Baldwin University
318 Prospect Street
Staunton, VA 24401 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Mountain Empire Community College
3441 Mountain Empire Road
Big Stone Gap, VA 24219 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Norfolk State University
700 Park Avenue
Norfolk, VA 23504-8000 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Old Dominion University
5115 Hampton Blvd
Norfolk, VA 23529 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Paul D Camp Community College
100 N College Dr
Franklin, VA 23851 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Radford University
801 East Main St.
Radford, VA 24142 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Randolph-Macon College
204 Henry St
Ashland, VA 23005-5505 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: No
Regent University
1000 Regent University Dr
Virginia Beach, VA 23464 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Roanoke College
221 College Lane
Salem, VA 24153-3794 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: No
Southern Virginia University
1 University Hill Drive
Buena Vista, VA 24416 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: No
Southwest Virginia Community College
369 College Road US Rt. 19, 6 Miles S. Claypool Hill
Richlands, VA 24641-1101 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
The University of Virginia's College at Wise
1 College Avenue
Wise, VA 24293-4400 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Tidewater Community College
121 College Place
Norfolk, VA 23510 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
University of Mary Washington
1301 College Ave
Fredericksburg, VA 22401-5300 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
University of Virginia-Main Campus
1827 University Avenue
Charlottesville, VA 22903-2628 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Virginia Highlands Community College
100 VHCC Drive
Abingdon, VA 24212-0828 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
210 Burruss Hall, 800 Drillfield Dr.
Blacksburg, VA 24061-0131 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine
2 Riverside Circle
Roanoke, VA 24016-4950 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: No
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No
Virginia Wesleyan University
5817 Wesleyan Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23455 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Washington and Lee University
204 West Washington Street
Lexington, VA 24450-2116 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No
Averett University
420 W Main St
Danville, VA 24541 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: No
Blue Ridge Community College
1 College Lane
Weyers Cave, VA 24486-0080 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Bridgewater College
402 E College St
Bridgewater, VA 22812-1599 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No
Christopher Newport University
1 Avenue of the Arts
Newport News, VA 23606-3072 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No
Dabney S Lancaster Community College
1000 Dabney Drive
Clifton Forge, VA 24422-1000 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Divine Mercy University
2001 Jefferson Davis Highway, Suite 511
Arlington, VA 22202 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: No
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Eastern Shore Community College
29300 Lankford Hwy
Melfa, VA 23410 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Emory & Henry College
30461 Garnand Drive
Emory, VA 24327-0947 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No
George Mason University
4400 University Dr
Fairfax, VA 22030-4444 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Hampden-Sydney College
College Road
Hampden-Sydney, VA 23943-0128 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: No
Hollins University
7916 Williamson Rd NW
Roanoke, VA 24020 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
James Madison University
800 South Main Street
Harrisonburg, VA 22807 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
John Tyler Community College
13101 Jefferson Davis Hwy
Chester, VA 23831-5316 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Longwood University
201 High St
Farmville, VA 23909 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Lynchburg College
1501 Lakeside Dr
Lynchburg, VA 24501-3113 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Marymount University
2807 N Glebe Rd
Arlington, VA 22207-4299 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
New River Community College
5251 College Drive
Dublin, VA 24084-1127 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Northern Virginia Community College
4001 Wakefield Chapel Rd
Annandale, VA 22003-3796 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Patrick Henry Community College
645 Patriot Avenue
Martinsville, VA 24112 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Piedmont Virginia Community College
501 College Drive
Charlottesville, VA 22902-7589 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Randolph College
2500 Rivermont Ave
Lynchburg, VA 24503-1555 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No
Rappahannock Community College
12745 College Drive
Glenns, VA 23149-2616 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Richard Bland College of William and Mary
11301 Johnson Rd.
South Prince George, VA 23805 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Shenandoah University
1460 University Dr
Winchester, VA 22601-5195 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Southside Virginia Community College
109 Campus Drive
Alberta, VA 23821 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Sweet Briar College
134 Chapel Drive
Sweet Briar, VA 24595-9998 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No
Thomas Nelson Community College
99 Thomas Nelson Drive
Hampton, VA 23666 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Union Presbyterian Seminary
3401 Brook Rd
Richmond, VA 23227 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: No
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No
University of Richmond
28 Westhampton Way
University of Richmond, VA 23173 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Virginia Commonwealth University
910 W Franklin St
Richmond, VA 23284-2512 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: Yes
Virginia Military Institute
VMI Parade
Lexington, VA 24450-0304 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: No
Virginia State University
1 Hayden Drive
Petersburg, VA 23806 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No
Virginia Union University
1500 N Lombardy St
Richmond, VA 23220 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: Yes
Online Courses: No
Virginia Western Community College
3093 Colonial Ave
Roanoke, VA 24015 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes
Wytheville Community College
1000 E Main Street
Wytheville, VA 24382-3308 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: Yes
Graduate Programs: No
Online Courses: Yes