Fairmont State University

Fairmont, WV
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Fairmont State University Review

Fairmont, WV, 1201 Locust Ave
College Review
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Career Preparation B
Students and Culture C
Facilities A-
Activities and Groups B
B
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Fairmont State University is a medium sized, public, four-year university enrolling 4,041 students and offering 47 degrees in Fairmont, WV.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Fairmont State University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Education and Liberal Arts
183 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs
8
Education
61
English Language and Literature
6
French Language and Literature
1
General Studies
49
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
49
Spanish Language and Literature
0
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
9
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Healthcare
172 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Health/health Care Administration/management
10
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
32
Public Health Education and Promotion
7
Registered Nurse
78
45
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Business
122 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
13
Business Administration and Management
77
14
Family and Consumer Sciences/human Sciences
18
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Engineering
85 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Aeronautical/aerospace Engineering Technology/technician
13
Architectural Engineering Technology/technician
1
7
Architecture
0
Civil Engineering Technology/technician
4
13
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/technician
1
7
Mechanical Engineering/mechanical Technology/technician
2
21
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/technician
4
12
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Legal and Law
80 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminal Justice
64
13
Forensic Science and Technology
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Human and Social Sciences
77 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
History
8
Political Science
15
Psychology
44
Sociology
10
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Mathematics and Science
24 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biology
10
Chemistry
6
Mathematics
8
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Computer Technology
14 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
6
Information Science/studies
8
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Art and Design
8 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Commercial and Advertising Art
0
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
4
Fine Arts
3
Music
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Communication and Media
6 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Printing Press Operator
6
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Trades and Careers
6 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
National Security Policy Studies
6
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Fairmont State University.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management
Criminal Justice
Education
Junior High/intermediate/middle School Education and Teaching
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
B Great
Career Preparation
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Based on 1 Reviews
Alumni
Political Science , Class of 2013

Work study programs geared toward your major. Not much else.

Rated January 2016
C Good
Students and Culture
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A- Excellent
Facilities
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Based on 1 Reviews
Alumni
Political Science , Class of 2013

Average. For a small school, they do ok. But they could really do with some updating and modernization.

Rated January 2016
B Great
Activities and Groups
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