Virginia Commonwealth University, USA

Virginia Commonwealth University, popularly known as VCU, is a public university situated in Richmond, Virginia, USA. The
institute is considered as one of the leading distance learning universities in the USA. It has more than 32,000 students, a hugev research library, 2 main campuses in Virginia, 1 branch campus in Qatar and a number of regional study centers.

Academics

The university offers more than 170 regular as well as unique Bachelor’s, Master’s, Doctoral, Professional, Certificate and Minor courses in 15 different schools of discipline. These include:

  • College of Humanities & Sciences
  • School of Allied Health Professions
  • School of Pharmacy
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Dentistry
  • School of the Arts
  • School of Social Work
  • School of Business
  • School of Education
  • School of Engineering
  • VCU Dept of Physics
  • VCU Life Sciences

Courses Offered:

  • Accountancy
  • Accounting
  • Actuarial Science
  • Addiction Studies
  • Adult Learning
  • Advertising
  • African American Studies
  • African Studies
  • Aging Studies
  • American Studies
  • Anatomy & Neurobiology
  • Anthropology
  • Applied Social Research
  • Arabic & Middle Eastern Studies
  • Art Education
  • Art History
  • Arts
  • Asian & Chinese Studies
  • Athletic Training
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biology
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biostatistics
  • British Studies
  • Business
  • Business Administration
  • Catholic Studies
  • Ceramics
  • Chemical & Life Science Engineering
  • Chemical Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Cinema
  • Clinical & Translational Sciences
  • Clinical Laboratory Sciences
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Clinical Radiation Sciences
  • College Student Development and Counseling
  • Communication Arts
  • Computer & Information Systems Security
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Craft & Material Studies
  • Creative Writing
  • Criminal Justice
  • Curriculum & Instruction
  • Dance & Choreography
  • Decision Sciences
  • Dental Education, Advanced
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dentistry
  • Design
  • Disability Leadership
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Educational Leadership
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Chemical & Life Science Engineering
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • English
  • Environmental Studies
  • Epidemiology
  • European Studies
  • Genetics
  • French
  • Furniture Design
  • Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies
  • German
  • Gerontology
  • Glassworking
  • Graphic Design
  • Health Administration
  • Health & Movement Sciences
  • Health Psychology
  • Health Related Sciences
  • Health Sciences
  • Health Services Organization and Research
  • Health, Physical Education & Exercise Science
  • Historic Preservation Planning
  • History
  • Human Genetics
  • Human Resource Management
  • Illustration
  • Information Systems
  • Instructional Leadership
  • Instructional Technology
  • Insurance & Risk Management
  • Integrative Life Sciences
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Interior Design
  • Interior Environments
  • International Management Studies
  • International Social Justice Studies
  • International Studies
  • Islamic Studies
  • Italian Studies
  • Jewelry / Metalworking
  • Journalism
  • Judaic Studies
  • Kinetic Imaging
  • Latin American Studies
  • Leadership
  • Life Science
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Mass Communication
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • Mechanical & Nuclear Engineering
  • Media Studies
  • Media, Art & Text
  • Medical Physics
  • Medicine
  • Mediterranean Studies
  • Microbiology & Immunology
  • Molecular Biology & Genetics
  • Music
  • Nanoscience & Nanotechnology
  • Native American Studies
  • Neurobiology
  • Neuroscience
  • Non-Profit Management
  • Non-Profit Management & Administration
  • Nuclear Engineering
  • Nuclear Medicine Technology
  • Nurse Anesthesia
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Product Innovation
  • Professional Counseling
  • General Business
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Genetic Epidemiology
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Gender Violence Intervention
  • Fashion
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health
  • Public Management
  • Public Policy and Administration
  • Public Relations
  • Public Safety
  • Radiation Sciences
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Radiography
  • Reading
  • Reading Specialist
  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate and Urban Land Development
  • Real Estate Valuation
  • Rehabilitation and Movement Science
  • Rehabilitation Counseling
  • Rehabilitation Leadership
  • Religious Studies
  • Research and Evaluation
  • Risk Management and Insurance
  • Russian Studies
  • Science
  • Sculpture
  • Sexuality
  • Social and Behavioral Health
  • Social Welfare
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Spanish/English Translation and Interpretation
  • Special Education
  • Special Education and Disability Policy Leadership
  • Sport Leadership
  • Statistics
  • Systems Modeling and Analysis
  • Taxation
  • Teaching
  • Theatre
  • Transportation Planning and Analytics
  • Urban and Regional Planning
  • Urban and Regional Studies
  • Urban Revitalization
  • Urban Services Leadership
  • Visual Communications
  • Women’s Studies
  • World Cinema
  • Writing
  • Painting & Printmaking
  • Patient Counseling
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Pharmacology & Toxicology
  • Pharmacy
  • Philosophy
  • Philosophy of Law
  • Photography and Film
  • Physical Therapy
  • Physics
  • Physics and Applied Physics
  • Physiology
  • Political Science
  • Pre-health Sciences and Pre-law
  • Pre-medical Graduate Health Sciences
  • Printmaking
  • Fashion Merchandising
  • Fibers
  • Finance
  • Financial Technology
  • Fine Arts
  • Foreign Language
  • Forensic Science
  • Foundations of Special Education

Ranking

  • Ranked 170 among top National universities
  • Ranked 94 among countrywide public colleges and universities
  • Considered as Tier 1 University (the US News & Report)
  • Ranked among the top 100 institutions (NSF rankings)

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