West Virginia University at Parkersburg

Parkersburg, WV, USA
2.84 Average Rating

West Virginia University at Parkersburg is a 2-year community college with two locations serving seven counties. In addition to associate degrees from five academic divisions, WVU is the only public community college in the state accredited to offer bachelor’s degrees in Business Administration. Although WVU Parkersburg functions under an independent board of governors, it is still an affiliated institution with West Virginia University. Among WVU Parkersburg’s school traditions, the original school bell from the university’s founding is preserved and still used during commencement and other campus ceremonies.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
99%
Out of State Students
1%
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
2,561
Total Number of Undergrads
2,561
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
Learning Options
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
7%
Graduate in 4 Years National: 28%
0
100
30%
Graduate in 6 Years National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
15:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$8,015
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$3,552
Out-of-State Tuition
$7,920
Students Receiving Financial Aid
68%
Average Aid Per Year
$2,903
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
40%
60%
Size of Town
Suburb: Small
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$31,500
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What Students Are Saying

2.84 Average Rating
I would rate WVUP a five stars because, they take pride in everything that they set out to achieve. I was scared about going back to school but that fear disappeared after the first week, everyone I meat was willing to help.
Tabitha from Parkersburg, WV

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