Engineering Departments

Graduate Studies

Meet Our
Graduate Students

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Mahama Aziz Traore has taken his knowledge and experiences from graduate school at Virginia Tech to new heights.
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Gordon Christie, who is on a path to a Ph.D., discovered an appreciation for the practical applications that come from researching...
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Francisco Xavier Flores Solano is an international graduate student and Civil Engineering Ph.D. who incorporated his ties to Latin America..
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Liselle, originally from Grenada, is pursuing an MS degree in Aerospace Engineering, focusing on experimental Aerodynamics.
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Joseph Hamilton understands the innerworkings of Goodwin Hall better than most. He was integral to the design and implementation of ...

Welcome to Graduate Life

The College of Engineering enables graduate students to accelerate their career achievements and explore their research interests through 16 Doctoral and 19 Masters programs available in 17 areas of study.  Virginia Tech also offers a culturally diverse and vibrant community of students, faculty and administrators for connecting with, learning from, and exchanging thoughts and ideas. 

Flexible Degree Options

The Commonwealth Graduate Engineering Program (CGEP) offers post-baccalaureate education for practicing engineers and scientists interested in maintaining and enhancing their skills.  If short on time, undergraduate students can also begin to earn graduate credit with the Accelerated Undergraduate/Graduate Degree Program.

Graduate Life

For a closer look inside the academics, research and communities that shape graduate student experiences, download the Graduate Life Guide for a list of online resources that will introduce you to graduate student life at Virginia Tech.