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West Virginia University

West Virginia University is a Public, 4 Years+ school located in Morgantown, WV. The 2019 average net price at West Virginia University is $12,181. Acceptance rate is 81.61%. The school has a total enrollment of 26,864.

Mission Statement



Logo of West Virginia University
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Top Ranked
Location: Morgantown, WV
Student Body: 26,864
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Public
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: www.wvu.edu
Acceptance Rate: 81.61%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 81.61%
  • Application Deadline: March 1, 2021
  • International Students: < 1%
  • Application Fee: $50
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
In State Tuition: $8,856
Out of State/International Tuition: $24,950
In State Grad Tuition: $9,990
Out of State Grad Tuition: $25,776
Room and Board: $10,918
Books and Supplies: $900
Other Fees: $0
Net Price In-District/State: $12,181
Net Price Out-of-State: n/a
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 4,732
  • Men / Women Ratio: 2,312 / 2,420
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 530 - 620
  • Median SAT Math Range: 520 - 620
  • Median ACT Range: 21 - 27
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: 7
  • % of International Students: < 1%
  • International Testing: Required
  • Total International Students: 81
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Required
  • Recommendations: Not Considered
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Business, Management, Marketing: 16%
  • Engineering: 15%
  • Health Professions: 9%
  • Communication: 8%
  • Education: 6%

Academic Programs

West Virginia University offers 237 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Business, Management, Marketing. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsWest Virginia University offers 75 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Human Sciences
Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Multi-, Interdisciplinary Studies, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
  • Forest Management, Forest Resources Management Degree
  • Land Use Planning and Management, Development Degree
  • Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management Degree
  • Wood Science and Wood Products, Pulp and Paper Technology Degree
Parks, Leisure Studues
  • Health and Physical Education, Fitness, General Degree
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General Degree
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsWest Virginia University offers 87 Master's Degree Programs
Agriculture
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
  • Journalism Degree
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
Health Professions
History
Legal Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General Degree
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Public Admin, Social Services
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Doctorate Degree ProgramsWest Virginia University offers 51 Doctorate Degree Programs
Agriculture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other Degree
    • Online
    • Campus
Computer Science
Education
Engineering
English Literature
Health Professions
History
Legal Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Natural Resources, Conservation
Parks, Leisure Studues
  • Health and Physical Education, Fitness, Other Degree
Physical Sciences
Protective Services
Psychology
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 57%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 59%
  • 1st Year Retention: 80%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $46,000
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 26,864
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 78%
  • Non-resident, alien: 8%
  • Black Students: 4%
  • Two or more races: 4%
  • Hispanic Students: 3%
  • Asian Students: 2%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%
  • Unknown: <1%