Graduates earn 226 degrees, certificates from Virginia International University


About 70.8 percent of the 226 degrees and certificates handed out by Virginia International University in 2017-18 were to students in computer and information sciences and support services programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The agency's National Center for Education Statistics shows the private not-for-profit institution in Fairfax conferred 153 master's degrees and 7 bachelor's degrees in computer and information sciences and support services programs.

But the single most popular program was for a master's degree in computer science. Data shows the school gave out 81 master's degrees in computer science, followed by 59 master's degrees in general computer and information sciences and 40 master's degrees in general business administration and management.

The university enrolled 445 students for 2017-18, including 68 in undergraduate programs and 377 in graduate programs.

Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Program
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Certificates awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Percent of total
Computer Science
7
81
-
88
Computer and Information Sciences, General
-
59
-
59
Information Technology
-
13
-
13
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
-
-
-
-
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
7
153
-
160
70.8
Business Administration and Management, General
4
40
-
44
Project Management
-
1
2
3
Accounting
-
2
-
2
International Business/Trade/Commerce
-
-
1
1
Small Business Administration/Management
-
-
-
-
Management Science
-
-
-
-
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services total
4
43
3
50
22.1
Public Administration
-
6
-
6
Public Administration and Social Service Professions total
-
6
-
6
2.6
International Relations and Affairs
-
4
-
4
Social Sciences total
-
4
-
4
1.8
Computer Software Engineering
-
3
-
3
Engineering total
-
3
-
3
1.3
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor
-
2
-
2
Education, General
-
-
-
-
Education total
-
2
-
2
0.9
Applied Linguistics
-
1
-
1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics total
-
1
-
1
0.4

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