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67% of 4 students said this degree improved their career prospects
100% of 4 students said they would recommend this school to others
By the OnlineU team | Updated 3/6/2023
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Salary Score for Online Degrees at Virginia Commonwealth University

Bachelor's Degrees

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions $22,378 $56,687 59
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions $25,000 $54,497 41
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing $19,521 $60,267 30

Master's Degrees

Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions $41,000 $64,254 100
Business Administration, Management and Operations $44,040 $94,094 87
Health and Medical Administrative Services $61,130 $73,726 64
Social Work $41,000 $45,516 52
Health and Physical Education/Fitness $19,284 $38,805 31
Business/Commerce, General $74,427 $60,953 29
Special Education and Teaching $18,223 $46,456 29
Education, General $26,472 $45,365 28
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other Not Reported $50,852 12

Doctoral Degrees

Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing $92,532 $166,030 98
Education, General $61,500 $73,776 52
Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Professions $71,691 $70,292 48
Educational Administration and Supervision Not Reported $77,993 40

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Chelseay Reynolds

Reviewed: 3/12/2017

Degree: Biomedical Engineering

The Engineering school definitely needs some improvement, but it was overall a great experience. I wish there were more course opportunities for Chemical Engineering students. Students would definitely benefit from a co-op program, which is something I hope they implement in the future.


Reviewed: 2/17/2017

Degree: Political Science

Beautiful campus and politically engaged student body. Like any university, there were some faculty I found absolutely inspiring and others I found to leave much to be desired. Like every institute of higher education, it's apparent that the faculty is overworked and perhaps undervalued, particularly those not in tenure-track positions. Student numbers in advanced level courses are too high, leaving professors unable to work closely with individual students on daunting research projects. Even so,... Read More


Reviewed: 2/11/2017

Degree: Business

At first, I was not sure about VCU. Once I visited, I fell in love. VCU and Richmond offer each other so much. The culture that surrounds VCU is like that of no other college campus. Snead School of Business is absolutely beautiful. It is brand new and has many features that make studying not so dreadful. Professors are all willing to help whenever it is needed. Go to VCU!


Reviewed: 8/14/2014

Degree: History

I am currently in the Extended Teacher Preparation program at VCU, which allows me to complete both a Bachelor's and Master's degrees in 5 years. I like the natural progression of the program. My advisors both within my Undergrad major and within the School of Education have been extremely helpful in ensuring I continue on the right path.

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