WVU

West Virginia University (WVU) is a semester college located in Morgantown, West Virginia. At WVU, students can major in a broad variety of subjects ranging from Mathematics to Foreign Languages and Literatures and earn undergraduate as well as post-graduate degrees.

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WVU
  • 22,711 students
  • 29,617 students
  • 85%
  • WVU Application
  • WVU Website

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Admission

Selectivity & Test Scores
85%
37%
61%
61%
Unknown
21 - 26 / 36
SAT

We do not have enough information from this school to determine the average SAT range.

480-590 / 800
470-570 / 800
Unknown
ACT

The average ACT score for students admitted to WVU for the 2013-2014 academic year was 23.5.

19-25 / 36
20-26 / 36
Unknown
Which score should I submit?

At WVU, 61% of students submitted an SAT score, but WVU accepts both the SAT and ACT.

Admission Requirements
Secondary School Record Secondary School GPA Secondary School Rank Letters of Recommendation Admission Test Score AP Credits
Required Required Recommended Not Recommended Required Yes

Tuition & Financial Aid

Total Costs

The tuition cost for in-state students attending WVU is $4,912. For out-of-state students, that cost increases to $17,690.

Financial Aid

Financial aid options are available to students at WVU. In 2013, 88 percent of first-time students attending WVU received some form of financial aid - student loans, grants or scholarships

88%
56%
73%
Financial Aid for Full-Time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid No. Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Total Aid Received Average Aid Received
Any Student Financial Aid 4,417 88% - -
Grant Aid 3,657 73% $24,369,853 $6,664
Student Loans 2,805 56% $19,166,709 $6,833
Financial Aid for All Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid No. Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Total Aid Received Average Aid Received
Grant Aid 14,222 63% $99,614,441 $7,004
Student Loans 12,266 54% $83,903,385 $6,840
Net Price
Year Income: < 30K Income: 30K - 48K Income: 48K - 75K Income: 75K - 110K Income: > 110K
2011-2012 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2010-2011 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0
2009-2010 $0 $0 $0 $0 $0

Majors & Degrees

Graduation Rate
  • 32%
  • 57%
  • 57%
Majors Offered
  • Accounting
  • Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
  • Agricultural Economics
  • Agricultural Teacher Education
  • Agriculture, General
  • Animal Sciences, General
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Audiology/Audiologist
  • Audiology/Audiologist and Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
  • Business/Commerce, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Cell Physiology
  • Cell/Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences, Other
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Child Development
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other
  • Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling
  • Computer and Information Sciences, Other
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Software Engineering
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
  • Creative Writing
  • Dental Clinical Sciences, General
  • Dental Hygiene/Hygienist
  • Dentistry
  • Design and Visual Communications, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Education, Other
  • Educational Leadership and Administration, General
  • Educational Psychology
  • Educational/Instructional Technology
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Finance, General
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
  • Forensic Science and Technology
  • Forest Management/Forest Resources Management
  • Forest Sciences and Biology
  • Forestry, General
  • General Studies
  • Genetics, General
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
  • Health and Physical Education/Fitness, Other
  • History, General
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Journalism
  • Labor and Industrial Relations
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Law
  • Legal Professions and Studies, Other
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medicine
  • Microbiological Sciences and Immunology, Other
  • Mining and Mineral Engineering
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Music, General
  • Music, Other
  • Natural Resource Economics
  • Neuroscience
  • Nursing Practice
  • Nursing Science
  • Occupational Therapy/Therapist
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Pathology/Pathologist Assistant
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Pharmaceutics and Drug Design
  • Pharmacy
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physical Therapy/Therapist
  • Physics, General
  • Plant Sciences, Other
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
  • Psychology, General
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health, General
  • Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
  • Reading Teacher Education
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Reproductive Biology
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Special Education and Teaching, General
  • Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
  • Statistics, General
  • Theatre Literature, History and Criticism
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Counseling/Counselor
  • Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
  • Wood Science and Wood Products/Pulp and Paper Technology
Degree Details
Highest Degree Offered Continuing Professional Programs Academic and Career Counseling Services Employment Services for Students Placement Services for Graduates Study Abroad
Doctoral Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Enrollment

:
Student-Faculty Ratio
23 : 1
0.012
MILLION
PER STUDENT
Endowment per FTE Enrollment
Demographics

Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Institute of Education Sciences, 2012-2013
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