West Virginia University at Parkersburg

School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Parkersburg, WV

$3,890

Avg in-state tuition

$8,642

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About West Virginia University at Parkersburg

School Type: Public

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

West Virginia University at Parkersburg is a small public university located on a suburban campus in Parkersburg, West Virginia. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,624, and admissions are selective. The university offers 8 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 35%, and a student-faculty ratio of 15:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $3,890, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $8,642.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

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Retention Rate Insight

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Graduation Rate Insight

35% of students graduated out of all full-time, first-time students who began their studies in Fall 2014. Keep in mind many students who enroll are not typically first-time students, as most are adult learners. Therefore, the number of first-time students is traditionally low.

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Open admission Yes

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) --

SAT & ACT

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

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Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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3k

Students enrolled

43%

Online student enrollment

15:1

Student to faculty ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

Online Check Bold
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Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program. Check Bold

Demographics

White

90%

Two or more races

4%

Unknown

2%

Black

1%

Hispanic

1%

Asian

1%

Non-U.S. Citizen

Information not available

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Female student population

64%

Socio-economic diversity

57% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

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Online Programs

Offers Online Programs

Yes

Online Programs

5

Total Online Enrollment

1,140

Student Location Breakout

43% 57%

Percent of Programs Online

89% On-campus

11% Online

Types of Online Programs Offered

Certificates Check Bold 6% online

Associate Check Bold 10% online

Bachelor's Check Bold 25% online

Graduate Certificate X Bold Not offered

Master's X Bold Not offered

Doctorate X Bold Not offered

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

57%

State Grant Aid

34%

Institution Grant Aid

7%

Pell Grant

57%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $2,740
State Grant Aid $1,475
Institution Grant Aid $1,550
Pell Grant Aid $2,343

Financial Outlook

$15k

Average student debt after graduation

$27k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

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Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2020-2021]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.