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  1. Professors
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  2. Value
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  3. Diversity
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  4. Safety
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  5. Student Life
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  6. Location
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West Virginia Northern is a public college located in Wheeling, West Virginia. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 747 undergraduate students. The West Virginia Northern acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Nursing Assistant, and Nursing. Graduating 21% of students, West Virginia Northern alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $22,100.
About West Virginia Northern Community College...
Athletic Division
Athletic Conference
Address
1704 Market St.
Wheeling, WV 26003
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Cost

Net Price
$4,309/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $3,271/ year
  • $30-48k
    $3,865/ year
  • $49-75k
    $5,795/ year
  • $76-110k
    $7,918/ year
  • $110k+
    $9,701/ year
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Academics

Professors
C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
13:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
73%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.11 responses
58%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.12 responses
50%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.12 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
747Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
38%
Pell Grant
71%
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$25,800/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
21%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
79%
National
83%

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West Virginia Northern Community College Reviews

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West Virginia Northern Community College is a great place to get a head start on your education. If you're looking to get your core classes out of the way before you head to a four year university to get your bachelor degree -this is the place you to go. If you're looking to earn a degree while working full time- this is the place to go. The prices are very affordable for accredited and transferable courses. The campus is constantly being updated. It is clean and the staff is very friendly and helpful. They even have a Starbucks in the bookstore! The teachers and advisors are very thoughtful, caring and really want to see you succeed. The activities director is awesome. There is so much to do on campus, during school and after school. I am at WVNCC earning my second associate's degree. There is a lot of availability and flexibility of course offerings between the classroom and online learning. I recommend West Virginia Northern Community College.
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I went to WPHS, and there were a lot of programs set up through WVNCC. I would not have finished my undergraduate English credits at WPHS if it wasn't for WVNCC. It is a lifesaver!
As my first year I had a wonderful transition to college. West Virginia Northern allows for my education to be affordable and flexible. The small class environment and caring professors make Northern feel like a close knit community.