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West Virginia State University

West Virginia State University Yellow Jackets
West Virginia State University Yellow Jackets

School Website | Athletics Website

West Virginia State University

Rte 25
Institute, West Virginia 25112-1000
Map of West Virginia State University

West Virginia State University at a Glance

West Virginia State University is a small public college located in the midsized suburb of Institute, West Virginia. Currently, there are roughly 3,856 students enrolled, 43% of which are male and 57% female. Athletically, West Virginia State University is an NCAA II school and is part of the WVIAC.

General Information

Student Count:3,856
Gender Ratio:43% Male, 57% Female
Academic Calendar:Semester
Degrees Offered:Bachelor's and Master's
School Setting:Small four-year, primarily residential
Academic Duration:Four or more years
City Setting:Midsize Suburb
School Type:Public State College
Religious Affiliation:Not applicable

Tuition & Fees

Yearly In-state Tuition:$4,524
Yearly Out-of-state Tuition:$10,764
Yearly Room:$2,850
Yearly Board:$3,220
In-state Cost (On Campus):$15,096
Out-of-state Cost (On Campus):$21,336

Contact Info

Financial Aid Website | Admissions Website
General Phone:(304) 766-3000
Athletic Phone:(304) 766-3165

Student Accommodations

Dorm Capacity:568 students
Meal Plan:Yes
Meals Provided each Week:23
On-campus Library:Yes
On-campus Hospital:No
On-campus Day Care:Yes

West Virginia State University Admissions & Academics

On average, West Virginia State University has around 1,651 yearly applicants.

Academics and Application

High School GPA:Required
AP Credit:Accepted
Letters of Rec:Not required
Class Rank:Recommended
College Prep:Required
Life Experience:Accepted
Dual Credit:Accepted
Other Tests:N/A

Admissions & Test Scores

Total Applicants:1,651
Male Applicants:759
Female Applicants:892
% Male Applicants:46%
% Female Applicants:54%
Total Admitted:1,651
Admitted Males:759
Admitted Females:892
% Admitted Males:46%
% Admitted Females:54%

Applicant Test Score Statistics

SAT Scores Submitted:39
Percent Who Submit SAT:11%
ACT Scores Submitted:303
Percent Who Submit ACT:82%

SAT Scores

25th% Reading:370
25th% Math:310
25th% Writing:310
25th% Overall:990
75th% Reading:450
75th% Math:430
75th% Writing:438
75th% Overall:1,318

ACT Scores

25th% Reading:15
25th% Math:15
25th% Writing:N/A
25th% Overall:16
75th% Reading:21
75th% Math:19
75th% Writing:N/A
75th% Overall:21

West Virginia State University Athletics
"Home of the Yellow Jackets"

General Yellow Jackets Sports Info

Division:NCAA II
Team Colors:Old Gold and Black
Stadium Name:Lakin Field
Stadium Capacity:5,000
Gym Name:Fleming Hall
Gym Capacity:1,500

Yellow Jackets Contact Info

Phone:(304) 766-3000
Athletic Phone:(304) 766-3165
Athletic Website:http://www.wvsuyellowjackets.com

West Virginia State University Campus & Student Body

West Virginia State University offers a total of 20 different majors and 2 degree award levels: Bachelor's and Master's.

Student Body Info

Pac. Islander:Unavailable
Afr. American:Unavailable
Nat. American:Unavailable

Campus Programs & Info

ROTC:   Army
Distance Learning Program:Yes
Study Abroad Program:No
Career Counseling:Yes
Stud. Employment Services:Yes
Evening Classes:No
Weekend Classes:No
Remedial Services:Yes
Post-grad Placement:Yes

Offered Majors & Degrees

Biology & Biomedical SciencesYesYes
Business Management & MarketingYes
Communication & JournalismYesYes
Computer ScienceYes
English & LiteratureYes
Health ProfessionsYes
Law Enforcement & Protective ServicesYes
Liberal ArtsYes
Mathematics & StatisticsYes
Parks, Recreation & LeisureYes
Physical ScienceYes
Public Administration & Social ServiceYes
Social ScienceYes
Visual & Performing ArtsYes

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