Potomac State College of West Virginia University

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

One Grand Central Park, Suite 2090

Keyser, WV 26726

(304) 788-6820

(800) 262-7332

Fax: (304) 788-6939



Contact: Beth Little

Director of Enrollment Services
Main Address

One Grand Central Park, Suite 2090

Keyser, WV 26726

(304) 788-6820

www.potomacstatecollege.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,263

Setting

Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Not reported


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agriculture – General A
Agronomy/Crop Science A
Animal Sciences A
Horticulture Science A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A,B
Business/Managerial Economics A
Entrepreneurial Studies A
Management Information Systems A

Communications & Journalism

Journalism A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Data Processing Technology A
Information Technology A

Education

Education – General A
Elementary Education A
Physical Education A
Secondary Education A

Engineering

Civil Engineering A
Electrical/Communications Engineering A
Engineering – General A
Mechanical Engineering A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Foreign Language & Literature

Spanish A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Predentistry A
Premedicine A
Prepharmacy A
Preveterinary Medicine A

History

History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Prelaw A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Forest Management A
Forest Resources Production A
Forest Technology A
Forestry – General A
Natural Resources & Conservation – General A
Wildlife/Wilderness Management A
Wood Science/Paper Technology A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Parks/Leisure Facilities Management A

Personal & Culinary Services

Personal & Culinary Services – General A

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Geology A
Physics A

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Security & Protective Services

Correctional Facilities Administration A
Criminal Justice Studies A,C
Law Enforcement Administration A,B

Social Sciences

Economics A
Political Science/Government A
Sociology A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Potomac State College of West Virginia University Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (304) 788-6820
Website: www.potomacstatecollege.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online: westvirginia.force.com/TX_SiteLogin?startURL=%2FTargetX_Portal__PB
Address: 101 Fort Ave, Keyser, WV 26726
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,340
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 19 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,028 (77% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $4,488
Out-of-state Tuition: $11,376
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 93%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,659

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Potomac State College of West Virginia University Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Potomac State College of West Virginia University.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 31
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 1
Engineering 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 12
Natural Resources and Conservation 1
Physical Sciences 1
Science Technologies/Technicians 1
Grand total 136

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Potomac State College of West Virginia University and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $4,488
Out-of-state $11,376
Books and supplies $900

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 546 93%
Grant or scholarship aid 496 84% $5,659
Student loan aid 334 57% $5,431

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 965 68% $5,673
Federal student loans 675 48% $5,447

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Potomac State College of West Virginia University. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Potomac State College of West Virginia University students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Potomac State College of West Virginia University Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,340
Undergraduate enrollment 1,340
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Potomac State College of West Virginia University Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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