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:potomacstatecollege.edu/admissions/Apply_to_potomac_state_College.html
Address:101 Fort Ave, Keyser, WV 26726
Setting:32
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,452
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,213 (84% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,056
Out-of-state Tuition:$10,416
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:94%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,267

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Potomac State College of West Virginia University Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services41
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services1
Education1
Engineering1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Science Technologies/Technicians1
Grand total143

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$4,056
Out-of-state$10,416
Books and supplies$900

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid54994%
Grant or scholarship aid49185%$5,267
Student loan aid35261%$5,059

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,00068%$5,452
Federal student loans76452%$5,381

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.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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 2017

Total Enrollment1,452
Undergraduate enrollment1,452
Graduate enrollment0

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

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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