A minor with a nomadic study abroad component, the Center for 21st Century Studies in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences consists of a transdisciplinary network of affiliated faculty members and Fellows who support, participate in, and help guide the center’s activities both on campus and abroad.
Part of the Department of English, the Center for Applied Technologies in the Humanities provides technological resources and opportunities to teachers, scholars, and students in the humanities.
The Center for Digital Discourse and Culture in the English department provides one of the world's first university-based digital points of publication for new forms of scholarly communication, academic research, and cultural analysis.
Part of the Department of Human Development, the Center for Family Services provides individual, couples, and family therapy for clients with a range of concerns.
Established in 1977-78, the Center for Gerontology in the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences serves as the organizational unit and focal point for aging-related activities at Virginia Tech.
Part of the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, the Center for Information Technology Impacts on Children, Youth, and Families is a research center dedicated to exploring the effects of information technologies on humans, specifically children, youth, and families.
The Center for Peace Studies and Violence Prevention in the Department of Sociology is a student-centered, cross-disciplinary undertaking that builds on the academic, cultural, and security initiatives that evolved within the Virginia Tech community after the tragedy of April 16, 2007.
The Center for Race and Social Policy in the sociology department promotes a broad and inclusive concept of race and ethnicity, including African Americans, Native Americans, Asian Americans, European Americans, Latinos, and biracial and multiracial identities.
The first of its kind in the nation, the Center for Real Life Kitchen Design in the Department of Apparel, Housing, and Resource Management opened in fall 1998 as a collaboration between the university and the kitchen industry.
The Center for Research and Development in International Education in the School of Education was established in 2005 to encourage international and cross-cultural outreach to clients in K-12, higher education, government settings, and non-governmental organizations at home and abroad.
The Child Development Center for Learning and Research in the Department of Human Development provides model programs and leadership for the local, state, and national early childhood communities in teaching, research, and the service missions of the university.
Family Therapy Center in the Department of Human Development offers low-cost, high-quality psychotherapy and counseling to couples, families, individuals, and organizations in the New River Valley and surrounding areas.
The mission of the Training and Technical Assistance Center, part of the School of Education, is to improve educational opportunities for children and youth with disabilities and contribute to their success.
Part of the Department of History, the Virginia Center for Civil War Studies concentrates on the actions that led to the war, the factors that help explain it and its aftermath, the people who lived through it, and the ongoing effects of the conflict.
The mission of Virginia View, part of the School of Education, is to inform, encourage, and support the education and career development of people across the state by providing resources and training to school counselors, educators, workforce development professionals, students, parents, and job seekers.