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West Virginia State University

Institute, WV
University Website: www.wvstateu.edu
Apply Online: www.wvstateu.edu/admissions
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West Virginia State University (WVSU) is a historically black public college in Institute, West Virginia, United States. In the Charleston-metro area, the school is usually referred to simply as "State" or "West Virginia State". It is one of the original 1890 Land-Grant colleges and the smallest land-grant institution in the country. The University is a member-school of Thurgood Marshall College Fund.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $4,918.00 avg tuition

Rte 25
Institute, WV 25112-1000
(304) 766-3000

Apply online Admissions:
www.wvstateu.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:
finaid.wvstateu.edu/

Areas of Study:

  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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West Virginia State University

Statistics:
Applied 1,124
Admitted 1,124 100%
Enrolled total 358
Full Time: 309
Part Time 49
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 360 480
SAT Math 395 470
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 0 0
ACT Composite 17 22
ACT English 16 20
ACT Math 16 22
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 58%
4-year graduation rate 6%
6-year graduation rate 24%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

West Virginia State University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $4,918.00 $4,918.00 $4,918.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $205.00 $205.00 $205.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $5,418.00 $5,418.00 $5,418.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $301.00 $301.00 $301.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $6,602.00 $6,602.00 $3,490.00
Other Expenses $3,490.00 $3,490.00 $3,490.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $0.00
Graduate Application Fee $30.00
Books and Supplies $1,200.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 77%
Percent receiving grant aid 69%
Avg amount of grant aid $6,247.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 49%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,416.00

West Virginia State University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X
Biotechnology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Business Administration and Management, General X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Mass Communication/Media Studies X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer Science X
EDUCATION
Elementary Education and Teaching X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
English Language and Literature, General X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other X
HISTORY
History, General X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies X
LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES
General Studies X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X
PSYCHOLOGY
Psychology, General X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Social Work X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Economics, General X
Political Science and Government, General X
Sociology X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art/Art Studies, General X

Scholarships for Students in West Virginia

Name Amount Deadline
Marian A. Smith Scholarship Award $2,000 January 21, 2017
SETC Secondary School Scholarship $1,000 January 15, 2017
Polly Holliday Award $1,000 January 28, 2017
L. Phil and Alice J. Wicker Scholarship $500 January 31, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017

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