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Fairmont State University

Fairmont State University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Fairmont, WV. The 2019 average net price at Fairmont State University is $9,244. Acceptance rate is 80.60%. The school has a total enrollment of 3,947.


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Location: Fairmont, WV
Student Body: 3,947
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Rural
Web Site: www.fairmontstate.edu
Acceptance Rate: 80.60%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 80.60%
  • Application Deadline: July 15, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $25
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $5,408
Out of State/International Tuition: $12,816
In State Grad Tuition: $6,556
Out of State Grad Tuition: $15,036
Room and Board: $9,004
Books and Supplies: $1,000
Other Fees: $3,508
Net Price In-District/State: $9,244
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 827
  • Men / Women Ratio: 368 / 459
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 460 - 560
  • Median SAT Math Range: 440 - 530
  • Median ACT Range: 18 - 23
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 6
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 2
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Health Professions: 22%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 14%
  • Education: 11%
  • Protective Services: 9%
  • Engineering Technology: 9%

Academic Programs

Fairmont State University offers 50 Total Programs in Associate's, Bachelor's, Master's Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Health Professions. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
Explore All Programs
Associate's Degree ProgramsFairmont State University offers 6 Associate's Degree Programs
Engineering Technology
  • Architectural Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Civil Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Technology, Technician Degree
  • Occupational Safety and Health Technology, Technician Degree
Health Professions
Bachelor's Degree ProgramsFairmont State University offers 36 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other Degree
Communication Technology
Computer Science
Education
Engineering Technology
  • Aeronautical, Aerospace Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Architectural Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Civil Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology, Technician Degree
  • Mechanical Engineering, Mechanical Technology, Technician Degree
  • Occupational Safety and Health Technology, Technician Degree
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
  • Family and Consumer Sciences, Human Sciences, General Degree
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Parks, Leisure Studues
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsFairmont State University offers 5 Master's Degree Programs
Architecture
Business, Management, Marketing
  • Business Administration and Management, General Degree
Education
  • Junior High, Intermediate, Middle School Education and Teaching Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Protective Services

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 37%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 31%
  • 1st Year Retention: 65%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $35,600
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 3,947
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 86%
  • Black Students: 5%
  • Two or more races: 3%
  • Hispanic Students: 2%
  • Non-resident, alien: 2%
  • Asian Students: 1%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Unknown: <1%

Transfer Agreements

To Program20 Agreements with 1 Colleges
Biological/Biomedical Science
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Business/Management/Marketing
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Communication
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Computer Science
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Education
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Engineering
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
English Literature
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Foreign Language/Literature
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
General Agreement
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Health Professions
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
History
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Mathematics and Statistics
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Natural Resources/Conservation
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Philosophy/Religiouis Studies
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Physical Sciences
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Psychology
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Recreational Activities
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Social Sciences
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Visual and Performing Arts
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
To College20 Programs
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Biological/Biomedical Science
Business/Management/Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language/Literature
General Agreement
Health Professions
History
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources/Conservation
Philosophy/Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Psychology
Recreational Activities
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts