Why do you qualify to pursue a graduate degree at Virginia Tech?

Why do you want to undertake graduate work?Why do you qualify to pursue a graduate degree at Virginia Tech?What do you expect to derive from your program of study?If you have a concentration or area of interest in mind, briefly outline your interests in this area.What do you expect to contribute as a student and subsequently as a member of the profession?If you have not previously indicated in your application the names of faculty members you are interested in working with, please include that information in this statement.