West Virginia Colleges and Universities

 

Colleges and Universities in West Virginia

West Virginia's higher education system features 11 public institutions for undergraduate and graduate study. Schools like Marshall University showcase beautiful historic buildings, while West Virginia University boasts of 26 Rhodes Scholars. Students interested in a two-year degree can head to one of the state's 10 community and technical colleges to find the kind of training they need.

West Virginia: Where the hot jobs are

At one time, coal was king in West Virginia. However, tourism takes the top spot in the state's economy today. According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the Mountaineer Casino Race Track, Crispin Golf Course and Charles Town Races & Slots are just some of the destination sites listed among the state's top 50 employers. The Charleston Area Medical Center, West Virginia University and Pilgrim's Pride Corporation are other top employers.

Colleges in West Virginia can train you for careers in these and other hot industries. According to 2010 data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, mean earned wages related to some of these fields were:

  1. Advertising sales agents: $39,650
  2. Computer systems analysts: $57,920
  3. Diagnostic medical sonographers: $54,700
  4. Gaming managers: $58,650
  5. Lodging managers: $41,880
  6. Mining safety engineers: $75,560
  7. Registered nurses: $54,300

Get an education in the state that bills itself as "Wild and Wonderful" for a degree and a hot new job. The universities in West Virginia are waiting.

See also: West Virginia Vocational Schools and Career Training

Directory of West Virginia Colleges & Universities

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Other Colleges & Universities in West Virginia

The following list of schools in West Virginia has been resourced from The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the U.S. Department of Education (DOE).

Degrees Offered include Certificates [C], Associate Degrees [A], Bachelor's Degrees [B], Master's Degrees [M], and Doctorate Degrees [D]

College
Available Degrees
College Type
Address
Academy of Careers and Technology
C
< 2-year, Public
390 Stanaford Rd, Beckley, West Virginia 25801
Alderson Broaddus College
C, A, B, M
4-year, Private not-for-profit
101 College Hill Drive, Philippi, West Virginia 26416-2035
American Public University System
C, A, B, M
4-year, Private for-profit
111 W Congress St, Charles Town, West Virginia 25414
Appalachian Bible College
C, A, B, M
4-year, Private not-for-profit
161 College Drive, Mount Hope, West Virginia 25880
B M Spurr School of Practical Nursing
C
< 2-year, Private not-for-profit
800 Wheeling Ave, Glen Dale, West Virginia 26038
Ben Franklin Career Center
C
< 2-year, Public
500 28th St, Dunbar, West Virginia 25064
Bethany College
B, M
4-year, Private not-for-profit
Main Street, Bethany, West Virginia 26032
Blue Ridge Community and Technical College
C, A
2-year, Public
13650 Apple Harvest Drive, Martinsburg, West Virginia 25403
Bluefield State College
A, B
4-year, Public
219 Rock St, Bluefield, West Virginia 24701
Bridgemont Community and Technical College
C, A
2-year, Public
619 2nd Avenue, Montgomery, West Virginia 25136
Cabell County Career Technology Center
C
< 2-year, Public
1035 Norway Ave, Huntington, West Virginia 25705-2827
Carver Career Center
C, A
2-year, Public
4799 Midland Dr, Charleston, West Virginia 25306-6397
Charleston School of Beauty Culture
C
2-year, Private for-profit
210 Capitol St, Charleston, West Virginia 25301
Clarksburg Beauty Academy and School of Massage Therapy
C
2-year, Private for-profit
120 S 3rd St, Clarksburg, West Virginia 26301
Concord University
C, A, B, M
4-year, Public
100 Vermillion Street, Athens, West Virginia 24712
Davis & Elkins College
A, B
4-year, Private not-for-profit
100 Campus Dr, Elkins, West Virginia 26241-3996
Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical College
C, A
2-year, Public
316 Eastern Drive, Moorefield, West Virginia 26836-0000
Everest Institute-Cross Lanes
C
< 2-year, Private for-profit
5514 Big Tyler Rd, Cross Lanes, West Virginia 25313
Fairmont State University
A, B, M
4-year, Public
1201 Locust Ave, Fairmont, West Virginia 26554-2470
Fayette Institute of Technology
C
< 2-year, Public
300 West Oyler Avenue, Oak Hill, West Virginia 25901
Fred W Eberle Technical Center
C
< 2-year, Public
Rte 5 Box 2, Buckhannon, West Virginia 26201
Garnet Career Center
C
< 2-year, Public
422 Dickinson St, Charleston, West Virginia 25301
Glenville State College
C, A, B
4-year, Public
200 High Street, Glenville, West Virginia 26351-1292
HRDE-Stanley Technical Institute-Clarksburg
C
< 2-year, Private not-for-profit
120 S Linden Ave, Clarksburg, West Virginia 26301-2270
HRDE-Stanley Technical Institute-Parkersburg
C
< 2-year, Private not-for-profit
2107 Pike Street, Parkersburg, West Virginia 26101
Huntington Junior College
C, A
2-year, Private for-profit
900 Fifth Ave, Huntington, West Virginia 25701
Huntington School of Beauty Culture-Main Campus
C
2-year, Private for-profit
5636 Us Route 60 East, Huntington, West Virginia 25705-2030
International Beauty School 4
C
2-year, Private for-profit
201 West King Street, Martinsburg, West Virginia 25401
ITT Technical Institute–Huntington
A
2-year, Private for-profit
5183 US Route 60 Building 1 Ste40, Huntington, West Virginia 25705
James Rumsey Technical Institute
C
< 2-year, Public
3274 Hedgesville Road, Martinsburg, West Virginia 25403-0259
John D Rockefeller IV Career Center
C
< 2-year, Public
95 Rockyside Road, New Cumberland, West Virginia 26047
Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College
C, A
2-year, Public
2001 Union Carbide Drive, South Charleston, West Virginia 25303
Marshall University
C, A, B, M, D
4-year, Public
1 John Marshall Dr, Huntington, West Virginia 25755
Mercer County Technical Education Center
C
2-year, Public
1397 Stafford Dr, Princeton, West Virginia 24740
Meredith Manor International Equestrian Center
C
2-year, Private for-profit
147 Saddle Lane, Waverly, West Virginia 26184
Mineral County Vocational Technical Center
C
< 2-year, Public
600 Harley O Staggers Sr Dr, Keyser, West Virginia 26726
Monongalia County Technical Education Center
C
< 2-year, Public
1000 Mississippi Street, Morgantown, West Virginia 26501
Morgantown Beauty College Inc
C
2-year, Private for-profit
276 Walnut St, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505-5430
Mountain State College
C, A
2-year, Private for-profit
1508 Spring St, Parkersburg, West Virginia 26101-3993
Mountain State School of Massage
C
< 2-year, Private for-profit
601 50th St, Charleston, West Virginia 25304
Mountaineer Beauty College
C
2-year, Private for-profit
700 6th Ave, Saint Albans, West Virginia 25177
Mountwest Community and Technical College
C, A
2-year, Public
One Mountwest Way, Huntington, West Virginia 25701
New River Community and Technical College
C, A
2-year, Public
221 George Street, Suite 2, Beckley, West Virginia 25801
Ohio Valley University
A, B, M
4-year, Private not-for-profit
#1 Campus View Drive, Vienna, West Virginia 26105-8000
Opportunities Industrialization Center-North Central West Virginia
C
< 2-year, Private not-for-profit
120 Jackson St, Fairmont, West Virginia 26554
Pierpont Community and Technical College
C, A
2-year, Public
1201 Locust Ave, Fairmont, West Virginia 26554
Potomac State College of West Virginia University
C, A, B
4-year, primarily associate's, Public
101 Fort Ave, Keyser, West Virginia 26726
Putnam Career and Technical Center
C
< 2-year, Public
300 Roosevelt Boulevard, Eleanor, West Virginia 25070-0640
Ralph R Willis Career and Technical Center
C
< 2-year, Public
144 Vocational Road, Three Mile Curve, Stollings, West Virginia 25646
Roane-Jackson Technical Center
C
< 2-year, Public
9450 Spencer Rd, Leroy, West Virginia 25252-9700
Ross Medical Education Center
C
< 2-year, Private for-profit
1064 Suncrest Towne Centre Drive, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505-1875
Salem International University
C, A, B, M
4-year, Private for-profit
223 W Main St, Salem, West Virginia 26426
Scott College of Cosmetology
C
2-year, Private for-profit
1502 Market St, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003
Shepherd University
B, M
4-year, Public
301 North King St, Shepherdstown, West Virginia 25443-3210
South Branch Career and Technical Center
C
2-year, Public
401 Pierpont St, Petersburg, West Virginia 26847
Southern West Virginia Community and Technical College
C, A
2-year, Public
Dempsey Branch Road, Mount Gay, West Virginia 25637
Strayer University-West Virginia
C, A, B, M
4-year, Private for-profit
100 Corporate Center Dr, Scott Depot, West Virginia 25560
United Technical Center
C
< 2-year, Public
Rt 3 Box 43C, Clarksburg, West Virginia 26301-9524
University of Charleston
A, B, M, D
4-year, Private not-for-profit
2300 MacCorkle Avenue, SE, Charleston, West Virginia 25304
Valley College-Beckley
C, A
2-year, Private for-profit
713 South Oakwood Avenue, Beckley, West Virginia 25801
Valley College-Martinsburg
C, A
2-year, Private for-profit
287 Aikens Ctr Edwin Miller Blvd, Martinsburg, West Virginia 25404-6203
Valley College-Princeton
C
< 2-year, Private for-profit
616 Harrison St, Princeton, West Virginia 24740
West Liberty University
A, B, M
4-year, Public
208 University Drive, West Liberty, West Virginia 26074
West Virginia Business College-Wheeling
C, A
2-year, Private for-profit
1052 Main St, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003
West Virginia Junior College-Bridgeport
C, A
2-year, Private for-profit
176 Thompson Dr., Bridgeport, West Virginia 26330
West Virginia Junior College-Charleston
C, A
2-year, Private for-profit
1000 Virginia St E, Charleston, West Virginia 25301
West Virginia Junior College-Morgantown
C, A
2-year, Private for-profit
148 Willey St, Morgantown, West Virginia 26505
West Virginia Northern Community College
C, A
2-year, Public
1704 Market St., Wheeling, West Virginia 26003-3699
West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
D
4-year, Public
400 N Lee St, Lewisburg, West Virginia 24901
West Virginia State University
C, B, M
4-year, Public
Rte 25, Institute, West Virginia 25112-1000
West Virginia University
B, M, D
4-year, Public
Stewart Hall, 1500 University Avenue, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506-6201
West Virginia University at Parkersburg
C, A, B
4-year, primarily associate's, Public
300 Campus Drive, Parkersburg, West Virginia 26104
West Virginia University Hospital Departments of Rad Tech and Nutrition
C
4-year, Private not-for-profit
Medical Ctr Dr, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506-8062
West Virginia University Institute of Technology
B
4-year, Public
405 Fayette Pike, Montgomery, West Virginia 25136
West Virginia Wesleyan College
B, M
4-year, Private not-for-profit
59 College Ave, Buckhannon, West Virginia 26201-2994
Wheeling Jesuit University
C, B, M, D
4-year, Private not-for-profit
316 Washington Ave, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003
Wood County School of Practical Nursing
C
< 2-year, Public
300 Campus Drive, Parkersburg, West Virginia 26104