|Degrees offered||Undergrad only|
|Student to faculty ratio||15:1|
West Virginia University at Parkersburg has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.
West Virginia University at Parkersburg charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $7,920 and in-state students paid $3,384.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 73% of West Virginia University at Parkersburg's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 52% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $2,381 (which is 46.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at West Virginia University at Parkersburg in 2016-2017, was 63, which is 22% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $1,493 (which is 71.8% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, West Virginia University at Parkersburg has enrolled a total of 2,561 students (1,516 students full-time and 1,045 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,561 students, 161 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 40% men and 60% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.
The institution also enrolled 308 students for distance studies.
Two or more races: 3%
Black/African American: 1%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Non-resident alien: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at West Virginia University at Parkersburg.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||38%||897||0|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||14%||341||71|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||6%||145|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||6%||133||0|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services||5%||114|
|Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians||2%||53|
|Legal Professions And Studies||2%||49|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||2%||45||11|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of West Virginia University at Parkersburg full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of West Virginia University at Parkersburg graduates 6 years after enrollment is $24,500. Last year, out of the total 240 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 209 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 299 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 251 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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