West Virginia College Overview

Of the seventy-four West Virginia schools, West Virginia University ranked first and Shepherd University ranked second (view more at West Virginia college rankings). The 2022 average tuition & fees of all West Virginia colleges is $9,691 for West Virginia residents and $12,706 for out-of-state students. The average acceptance rate is 77.84% and the average SAT score is 1,008. The average number of students is 1,862 and the average student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
The below statements summarize the average statistics of tuition, admission, and more academic factors for West Virginia colleges. For the statistics, we include only 4-years colleges such as national universities and liberal arts colleges. In addition, for some statistics, we include only eligible colleges, for example, for the graduate tuition & fees over colleges that offer the graduate programs.

2022 West Virginia Colleges

The following table lists colleges located in West Virginia ordered by college ranking. The ranking is targeting only 4-years universities and colleges. The "-" value in other columns means that the corresponding data has not been reported or the school does not have programs for the values.
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All SchoolsPublicPrivate4-Years CollegeCommunity CollegesCareer Colleges
College NameUndergraduate Tuition & FeesGraduate Tuition & FeesSAT ScoreAcceptance RatePopulationGraduation RateStudent to Faculty Ratio
West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV
Public, 4 years
four-years
$25,320$26,6761,13084.00%26,26962%21 to 1
Shepherd University
Shepherdstown, WV
Public, 4 years
four-years
$18,224$12,9061,07098.00%3,15946%14 to 1
West Virginia Wesleyan College
Buckhannon, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$32,612$12,22298566.00%1,06655%12 to 1
Bethany College
Bethany, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$31,600$11,20097092.00%57643%11 to 1
West Liberty University
West Liberty, WV
Public, 4 years
four-years
$16,294$8,2801,01068.00%2,48153%11 to 1
Marshall University
Huntington, WV
Public, 4 years
four-years
$19,606$21,4341,04389.00%11,95850%18 to 1
Wheeling University
Wheeling, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$29,290$10,16099077.00%85742%12 to 1
Fairmont State University
Fairmont, WV
Public, 4 years
four-years
$17,150$17,1501,00594.00%3,84835%15 to 1
Concord University
Athens, WV
Public, 4 years
four-years
$18,440$9,45093091.00%1,80738%16 to 1
University of Charleston
Charleston, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$31,350$16,4001,07361.00%2,96746%16 to 1
American Public University System
Charles Town, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$7,360$7,050--50,04748%23 to 1
Salem University
Salem, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,390$13,864--1,00832%20 to 1
Strayer University-West Virginia
Scott Depot, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$13,515$15,135--325-28 to 1
BridgeValley Community & Technical College
South Charleston, WV
Public, 2-4 years
$11,415---1,66221%12 to 1
Alderson Broaddus University
Philippi, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$30,020$29,30095053.00%86332%14 to 1
West Virginia State University
Institute, WV
Public, 4 years
four-years
$14,125$20,50798089.00%3,63830%12 to 1
Bluefield State College
Bluefield, WV
Public, 4 years
four-years
$15,982-96090.00%1,24332%14 to 1
West Virginia Junior College-Charleston
Charleston, WV
Private, 2-4 years
$14,427---21836%22 to 1
James Rumsey Technical Institute
Martinsburg, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$5,370---10781%16 to 1
Valley College-Martinsburg
Martinsburg, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$15,075---62871%24 to 1
Monongalia County Technical Education Center
Morgantown, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$4,465--79.00%7973%11 to 1
Carver Career Center
Charleston, WV
Public, 2-4 years
$6,890---17884%16 to 1
Mountain State School of Massage
Charleston, WV
Private, Less than 2 years
$12,509---2491%20 to 1
Potomac State College of West Virginia University
Keyser, WV
Public, 4 years
four-years
$11,760---1,19324%18 to 1
Mountwest Community and Technical College
Huntington, WV
Public, 2-4 years
$11,688---1,29227%14 to 1
Future Generations University
Franklin, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$8,000$8,000--41--
Fred W Eberle Technical Center
Buckhannon, WV
Public, 2-4 years
$2,500---76100%15 to 1
West Virginia University Institute of Technology
Beckley, WV
Public, 4 years
four-years
$19,296-1,01555.00%1,64528%13 to 1
Martinsburg College
Martinsburg, WV
Private, 2-4 years
$4,500--100.00%1,69179%58 to 1
Ben Franklin Career Center
Dunbar, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$4,548---2974%10 to 1
West Virginia Northern Community College
Wheeling, WV
Public, 2-4 years
$12,028---1,25324%11 to 1
Glenville State College
Glenville, WV
Public, 4 years
four-years
$10,514---1,58332%17 to 1
Mineral County Vocational Technical Center
Keyser, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$3,464---2792%9 to 1
Mercer County Technical Education Center
Princeton, WV
Public, 2-4 years
$1,714--82.00%8791%13 to 1
United Technical Center
Clarksburg, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$4,400--71.00%2350%8 to 1
Ohio Valley University
Vienna, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$22,550$7,47098095.00%27325%9 to 1
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport
Bridgeport, WV
Private, 2-4 years
$14,635---12370%14 to 1
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College
Martinsburg, WV
Public, 2-4 years
$7,464---3,91235%15 to 1
Catholic Distance University
Charles Town, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$8,405$9,190--180-4 to 1
Mingo Extended Learning Center
Delbarton, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$7,187--56.00%19100%9 to 1
Appalachian Bible College
Mount Hope, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$15,830$8,4601,01549.00%22544%7 to 1
West Virginia University Hospital Departments of Rad Tech and Nutrition
Morgantown, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$6,000---6493%6 to 1
Cabell County Career Technology Center
Huntington, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$7,815---10891%4 to 1
West Virginia Junior College-Morgantown
Morgantown, WV
Private, 2-4 years
$14,657---62259%26 to 1
Davis & Elkins College
Elkins, WV
Private, 4 years
four-years
$29,960-1,03069.00%73848%12 to 1
Wood County School of Practical Nursing
Parkersburg, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$4,285--100.00%2850%9 to 1
Ralph R Willis Career and Technical Center
Stollings, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$5,025---2476%12 to 1
Valley College-Princeton
Princeton, WV
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,575---50-15 to 1
Morgantown Beauty College Inc
Morgantown, WV
Private, 2-4 years
$19,902---6980%9 to 1
Garnet Career Center
Charleston, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$6,156---7659%7 to 1
Academy of Careers and Technology
Beckley, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$7,310---18071%14 to 1
John D Rockefeller IV Career Center
New Cumberland, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$8,046---24100%10 to 1
Ross Medical Education Center-Charleston
Charleston, WV
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,990---13572%23 to 1
Scott College of Cosmetology
Wheeling, WV
Private, 2-4 years
$14,508---1482%6 to 1
West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Lewisburg, WV
Public, 4 years
four-years
----800--
Huntington School of Beauty Culture
Huntington, WV
Private, 2-4 years
$10,900---10533%24 to 1
Clarksburg Beauty Academy and School of Massage Therapy
Clarksburg, WV
Private, 2-4 years
$15,200---4730%12 to 1
Huntington Junior College
Huntington, WV
Private, 2-4 years
$10,050---21215%11 to 1
Valley College-Beckley
Beckley, WV
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,575---11353%24 to 1
Meredith Manor International Equestrian Center
Waverly, WV
Private, 2-4 years
$21,230---4871%10 to 1
Putnam Career and Technical Center
Eleanor, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$5,381---2062%5 to 1
West Virginia University at Parkersburg
Parkersburg, WV
Public, 4 years
four-years
$8,642---2,62435%15 to 1
Pierpont Community and Technical College
Fairmont, WV
Public, 2-4 years
$12,056---1,61329%14 to 1
New River Community and Technical College
Beaver, WV
Public, 2-4 years
$7,246---1,05313%14 to 1
Ross Medical Education Center-Morgantown
Morgantown, WV
Private, Less than 2 years
$15,990---6884%17 to 1
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Mount Gay, WV
Public, 2-4 years
$6,470---1,47421%17 to 1
Randolph Technical Center
Elkins, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$3,077---653%3 to 1
B M Spurr School of Practical Nursing
Glen Dale, WV
Private, Less than 2 years
$5,620--63.00%27100%9 to 1
Charleston School of Beauty Culture
Charleston, WV
Private, 2-4 years
$12,250---6263%17 to 1
International Beauty School 4
Martinsburg, WV
Private, 2-4 years
$25,000---8574%20 to 1
Roane-Jackson Technical Center
Leroy, WV
Public, 2-4 years
$3,924---3269%8 to 1
Fayette Institute of Technology
Oak Hill, WV
Public, Less than 2 years
$2,405---2883%10 to 1
Mountain State College
Parkersburg, WV
Private, 2-4 years
$8,665--75.00%2380%12 to 1
Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical College
Moorefield, WV
Public, 2-4 years
$8,640---37418%7 to 1
Average$12,706$13,9401,00877.84%1,86256%14 to 1