In the National Capital Region, Virginia Tech offers more than 45 graduate degree and certificate programs taught by internationally recognized faculty. The university's two teaching locations, in Old Town Alexandria and at the Northern Virginia Center (NVC) in Falls Church, are both easily accessible by Metro. Some online courses are also available.
Residents may also take classes as Commonwealth Campus students without being formally admitted to a degree program.
Virginia Tech continually adds new degree and certificate programs to its graduate curriculum to serve emerging needs of government, industry, and nonprofit agencies.