Address: 821 W Franklin St, Richmond, VA 23284, United States
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) includes one of a publicresearchuniversity located in Richmond, Virginia. It is known as VCU. VCU was founded in 1838 as the medical department of Hampden–Sydney College, becoming the Medical College of Virginia in 1854. In 1968, the Virginia General Assembly merged MCV with the Richmond Professional Institute, founded in 1917 to create Virginia Commonwealth University. This university has two main campuses in Richmond, such as: Va.: the Monroe Park Campus that is located in west of downtown Richmond, and the MCV Campus in the urban center. Additionally, VCU has a branch campus in Education City, Qatar, along with numerous regional facilities. This university offers Baccalaureate, Master’s and Doctoraldegrees, as well as Professional and Certificate courses.This university also offers a wide range of study options with more than 222 certificates, undergraduate, graduate, professional and doctoral degrees in the arts, sciences and humanities.