West Virginia State University

Institute, WV
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West Virginia State University Review

Institute, WV, Rte 25
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Career Preparation A-
Students and Culture B+
Facilities B
Activities and Groups C+
B+
Great

West Virginia State University is a small, public, four-year university enrolling 3,166 students and offering 26 degrees in Institute, WV.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at West Virginia 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
218 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Art Studies
11
Elementary Education and Teaching
44
English Language and Literature
9
General Studies
65
Health and Physical Education/fitness
23
Secondary Education and Teaching
37
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
29
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Human and Social Sciences
91 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
History
19
International/global Studies
5
Political Science
7
Psychology
29
Social Work
26
Sociology
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Business
44 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
0
Business Administration and Management
37
Economics
7
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Legal and Law
38 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Law Enforcement Administration
0
Criminal Justice
38
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Mathematics and Science
27 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Biology
12
Biotechnology
6
Chemistry
3
Mathematics
6
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Healthcare
18 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
18
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Communication and Media
5 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Mass Communication
5
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Computer Technology
2 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Science
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Hospitality
1 recent grads, 1 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
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
A- Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
BA in History, Class of 1981

No idea. I was in Army ROTC and went straight into the Army

Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
BA in History, Class of 1981

A historically black school with a large percentage of older students going back to school full and part time after being in the job market.

Rated January 2016
B Great
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 2 Reviews
Alumni
BA in History, Class of 1981

No idea. I have been out too long and when I went, I was a commuting student.

Rated January 2016
C+ Good
Activities and Groups
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Based on 2 Reviews
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