As a child, you were more excited for science fair than recess. Now as an adult, when you watch The Big Bang Theory, you actually know what they’re talking about. Science is your thing, and you’re hoping that passion can take your career to the next level.
The number of science related jobs is increasing faster than the national average,* but so is the attention. Interests in the sciences has seen a 19% increase from female students and an 11% increase from male students*. Careers in the science field also have the largest salary range of any field, spanning from $33,000-$104,000*, leaving much to consider when choosing your path.
You’ve got the smarts and the know-how, and you’re on the right path. How it works, what it’s made of, and how can I fix it are common thoughts that run through your mind. Turn those thoughts into money with a career in science.*Bureau of Labor Statistics
West Virginia University offers 33 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 440 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 324 Bachelor's degrees, 58 Master's degrees, and 58 Doctoral degrees.
Marshall University offers 21 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a small city. In 2019, 197 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 162 Bachelor's degrees, 30 Master's degrees, and 5 Certificates.
West Virginia State University offers 4 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a small, public, four-year university in a midsize suburb. In 2019, 30 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 24 Bachelor's degrees, and 6 Master's degrees.
West Liberty University offers 4 Mathematics and Science degree programs. It's a small, public, four-year university in a outlying rural area. In 2019, 52 Mathematics and Science students graduated with students earning 40 Bachelor's degrees, and 12 Master's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|West Virginia University Morgantown, WV||24 : 1||26,839|
|Marshall University Huntington, WV||23 : 1||12,852|
|Mountwest Community and Technical College Huntington, WV||28 : 1||1,768|
|Concord University Athens, WV||18 : 1||1,886|
|Shepherd University Shepherdstown, WV||25 : 1||3,554|
|BridgeValley Community & Technical College South Charleston, WV||20 : 1||1,776|
|West Virginia State University Institute, WV||35 : 1||4,120|
|West Virginia Wesleyan College Buckhannon, WV||19 : 1||1,226|
|West Liberty University West Liberty, WV||17 : 1||2,496|
|Wheeling University Wheeling, WV||24 : 1||798|
|University of Charleston Charleston, WV||24 : 1||2,718|
|Bethany College Bethany, WV||12 : 1||535|
|Fairmont State University Fairmont, WV||24 : 1||3,803|
|Blue Ridge Community and Technical College Martinsburg, WV||80 : 1||6,532|
|New River Community and Technical College Beaver, WV||23 : 1||1,212|
|Ohio Valley University Vienna, WV||24 : 1||318|
|American Public University System Charles Town, WV||132 : 1||45,249|
|Alderson Broaddus University Philippi, WV||16 : 1||913|
|Davis & Elkins College Elkins, WV||18 : 1||776|
|Pierpont Community and Technical College Fairmont, WV||35 : 1||1,912|