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West Virginia University at Parkersburg
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  • 4 Year
  • PARKERSBURG, WV

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WVU Parkersburg's main campus and Jackson County Center are currently open Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., and are offering in-person, online, and hybrid classes in a safe, flexible and supportive environment to help students reach their education goals. Learn More

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade C
  2. Value
    grade C+
  3. Diversity
    grade C+
  4. Campus
    grade A
  5. Athletics
    grade unavailable
  6. Party Scene
    grade B minus
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade A minus
  9. Dorms
    grade unavailable
  10. Campus Food
    grade unavailable
  11. Student Life
    grade B+
  12. Safety
    grade A+

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WVU Parkersburg is a public university located in West Virginia. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,226 undergraduate students. The WVU Parkersburg acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Liberal Arts and Humanities, Business, and Nursing. Graduating 21% of students, WVU Parkersburg alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $23,000.

About

300 CAMPUS DRIVE
PARKERSBURG, WV 26104
Athletic Division
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Athletic Conference
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West Virginia University at Parkersburg Rankings

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WVUP Admissions

Acceptance Rate
100%
Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
SAT Range
No data available  
ACT Range
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Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
No data available  
Early Decision/Early Action
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Cost

Net Price
$7,123 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$2,779 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
85%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
14:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
67%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 24 responses
42%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 24 responses
42%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 24 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
2
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
2
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    24%
  • On Campus
    64%
  • Online
    13%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,226 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
1,592
Undergrads Over 25
29%
Pell Grant
57%
Varsity Athletes
No data available  
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$28,000 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
21%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
82%
National
83%

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