10 Best Aerospace Engineering schools in Virginia

Below is the list of best universities in Virginia ranked based on their research performance in Aerospace Engineering. A graph of 14K citations received by 1.23K academic papers made by 10 universities in Virginia was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

For Aerospace Engineering

Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
66%

2. Old Dominion University

For Aerospace Engineering

Acceptance Rate
95%
Average SAT
1065
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
93%

3. University of Virginia

For Aerospace Engineering

Acceptance Rate
23%
Average SAT
1415
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
60%

4. George Mason University

For Aerospace Engineering

Acceptance Rate
89%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
75%

5. Hampton University

For Aerospace Engineering

Acceptance Rate
36%
Net Price
$28,952
Receiving Aid
85%
Average Aid
$15,314

6. Virginia Commonwealth University

For Aerospace Engineering

Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1155
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
83%

7. College of William and Mary

For Aerospace Engineering

Acceptance Rate
42%
Average SAT
1395
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
54%

8. James Madison University

For Aerospace Engineering

Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
60%

9. Christopher Newport University

For Aerospace Engineering

Acceptance Rate
76%
Receiving Aid
75%
Average Aid
$6,336
Enrollment
4,868

10. Virginia Military Institute

For Aerospace Engineering

Acceptance Rate
60%
Average SAT
1165
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
94%

Closest to Virginia states to learn Aerospace Engineering

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
District of Columbia 6 35
North Carolina 8 28
Maryland 8 6
Pennsylvania 12 9
South Carolina 3 77
Ohio 13 11
New Jersey 5 18
Kentucky 4 65
Tennessee 7 53
Georgia 5 3
Indiana 8 7
New York 19 19
Connecticut 3 138
Massachusetts 13 2
Alabama 7 39
Illinois 11 8
Michigan 8 4
Florida 10 14
Mississippi 3 83
Wisconsin 7 49
Missouri 5 46
Louisiana 4 105
Minnesota 5 23
Kansas 3 51
Texas 16 12
Colorado 7 13
New Mexico 3 68
Utah 4 30
Arizona 3 33
Idaho 3 169
Oregon 4 91
California 30 1