West Virginia Northern Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

1704 Market Street

Wheeling, WV 26003

(304) 233-5900

Fax: (304) 232-8187



Contact: Janet Fike

Dean of Enrollment Management
Main Address

1704 Market Street

Wheeling, WV 26003

(304) 233-5900

www.wvncc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,924

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 409

Degree-seeking undergrads: 2,165

Setting

Urban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Online application fee: Free

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for health programs.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Entrepreneurial Studies C
Hospitality Administration/Management A
Information Processing/Data Entry C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Respiratory Therapy A
Surgical Technology A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Appliance Installation/Repair C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C

Science Technologies

Technical studies A,C

Security & Protective Services

Police Science 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.

West Virginia Northern Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(304) 233-5900
Website:www.wvncc.edu/
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.wvncc.edu/potential-students/apply-online/79
Address:1704 Market St., Wheeling, WV 26003-3699
Setting:Not available
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,774
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,005 (57% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$3,684
Out-of-state Tuition:$10,620
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:90%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,533

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

West Virginia Northern Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at West Virginia Northern Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services32
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields12
Health Professions and Related Programs36
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2
Legal Professions and Studies11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities3
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians21
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services11
Precision Production1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions2
Grand total1223

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at West Virginia Northern Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services21
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Grand total34

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at West Virginia Northern Community College 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$3,684
Out-of-state$10,620
Books and supplies$1,135

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 aid25790%
Grant or scholarship aid23382%$5,533
Student loan aid7627%$4,189

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid1,43271%$4,146
Federal student loans46523%$4,606

Admissions & Enrollment

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

West Virginia Northern Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment1,774
Undergraduate enrollment1,774
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

West Virginia Northern Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

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