Best General Studies Colleges in Virginia

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We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in Virginia that offer General Studies degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 15 General Studies schools located within Virginia. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best General Studies Colleges in Virginia for 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Northern Virginia Community College Annandale, VA

Northern Virginia Community College offers 1 General Studies Degree program. It's a very large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 1,476 students graduated in the study area of General Studies with students earning 1,476 Associate's degrees.

2 John Tyler Community College Chester, VA

John Tyler Community College offers 1 General Studies Degree program. It's a large public college in a large suburb. In 2015, 321 students graduated in the study area of General Studies with students earning 321 Associate's degrees.

3 Liberty University Lynchburg, VA

Liberty University offers 2 General Studies Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 8 students graduated in the study area of General Studies with students earning 8 Associate's degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
4 Hampton University Hampton, VA

Hampton University offers 2 General Studies Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 4 students graduated in the study area of General Studies with students earning 4 Bachelor's degrees.

5 Regent University Virginia Beach, VA

Regent University offers 1 General Studies Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 7 students graduated in the study area of General Studies with students earning 7 Associate's degrees.

6 Piedmont Virginia Community College Charlottesville, VA

Piedmont Virginia Community College offers 1 General Studies Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a small suburb. In 2015, 132 students graduated in the study area of General Studies with students earning 132 Associate's degrees.

7 Virginia Western Community College Roanoke, VA

Virginia Western Community College offers 1 General Studies Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a small city. In 2015, 107 students graduated in the study area of General Studies with students earning 107 Associate's degrees.

8 Eastern Mennonite University Harrisonburg, VA

Eastern Mennonite University offers 1 General Studies Degree program. It's a small private university in a small city. In 2015, 3 students graduated in the study area of General Studies with students earning 3 Associate's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
9 Tidewater Community College Norfolk, VA

Tidewater Community College offers 1 General Studies Degree program. It's a very large public college in a mid sized city. In 2015, 110 students graduated in the study area of General Studies with students earning 110 Associate's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
10 Emory & Henry College Emory, VA

Emory & Henry College offers 1 General Studies Degree program. It's a small private university in a outlying rural.

Based on 4 Reviews

List of all General Studies Colleges in Virginia

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Northern Virginia Community College Northern Virginia Community College Annandale, VA
2/5
41 : 1 52,078
John Tyler Community College John Tyler Community College Chester, VA
2/5
46 : 1 10,035
Liberty University Liberty University Lynchburg, VA
4/5
39 : 1 80,494
Hampton University Hampton University Hampton, VA
4/5
13 : 1 4,269
Regent University Regent University Virginia Beach, VA
4/5
47 : 1 6,950
Piedmont Virginia Community College Piedmont Virginia Community College Charlottesville, VA
2/5
39 : 1 5,438
Virginia Western Community College Virginia Western Community College Roanoke, VA
2/5
46 : 1 7,932
Eastern Mennonite University Eastern Mennonite University Harrisonburg, VA
5/5
13 : 1 1,773
Tidewater Community College Tidewater Community College Norfolk, VA
2/5
38 : 1 25,927
Emory & Henry College Emory & Henry College Emory, VA
5/5
11 : 1 1,117
Bluefield College Bluefield College Bluefield, VA
4/5
18 : 1 976
Ferrum College Ferrum College Ferrum, VA
5/5
16 : 1 1,334
Thomas Nelson Community College Thomas Nelson Community College Hampton, VA
2/5
39 : 1 9,316
Rappahannock Community College Rappahannock Community College Glenns, VA
2/5
50 : 1 3,566
University of Management and Technology University of Management and Technology Arlington, VA
3/5
27 : 1 1,260

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Additional General Studies Degree Facts for Virginia Schools

Virginia Schools offering online General Studies degrees

Online General Studies degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 1,476 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online General Studies degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Northern Virginia Community College 0 1476 0 0 0
John Tyler Community College 0 321 0 0 0
Piedmont Virginia Community College 0 132 0 0 0
Tidewater Community College 0 110 0 0 0
Virginia Western Community College 0 107 0 0 0
How many Virginia schools offer online General Studies degrees?
  • 9 Associate's
  • 2 Bachelor's

What General Studies degree programs were earned in Virginia?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 13 Colleges 2,187 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 6 Colleges 32 Graduates
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