WVU Potomac State College

Keyser, WV, USA
3.46 Average Rating

West Virginia University Potomac State College is located in Keyser, WV. Potomac State offers more than fifty 2-year programs and holds multiple articulation agreements with six institutions, including Allegany College of Maryland and the College of Southern Maryland, as well as the option to transfer to the WVU Morgantown campus to complete a bachelor’s. The college has also debuted several 4-year degree programs, including a BSN in Nursing and the state’s only Bachelor of Applied Science in Agriculture Production. WVU Potomac State College also offers a number of courses online and one degree that can be earned entirely over the web: a BAS in Criminal Justice.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Town
In State Students
64%
Out of State Students
35%
0
100
87%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Bachelor's
Total Number of Students
1,410
Total Number of Undergrads
1,410
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
Student:Faculty Ratio
20:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$7,827
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$5,496
Out-of-State Tuition
$8,448
Students Receiving Financial Aid
85%
Average Aid Per Year
$5,267
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
44%
56%
Student Organizations
24
Size of Town
Town: Distant
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Cumberland
Washington
Pittsburgh
Baltimore
New York
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$45,800
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What Students Are Saying

3.46 Average Rating
Potomac State is a very diverse school with teachers and students being here. The Teachers are very flexible with the grades, classes and making you understand what is going on. The academic success center are always willing to help you and they are good at their job.
Danielle from Martinsburg, WV
This is a small college. This is a great college to come to if you are not ready for a large university. I would recommend this college to others.
Alicia from Keyser, WV

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