West Virginia Business College Wheeling: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - FairQuality:Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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West Virginia Business College Wheeling is a very small two-year, private for-profit school with 115 students enrolled. This college was established in 1881 and is one of the 4 schools and colleges located in Wheeling, West Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
12
Fair
West Virginia Business College Wheeling will give you the opportunity to obtain a 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

West Virginia Business College Wheeling follows a quarter-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 12 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Accounting and Finance, Medical, Medical Assistant, and Paralegal. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
64%
Fair
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at West Virginia Business College Wheeling is relatively low at 64% (close to West Virginia average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at West Virginia Business College Wheeling is good: 78%. Around 11% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at West Virginia Business College Wheeling is pretty decent - 15:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,700
Medium
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median, about $9,500 per year. The additional fees at West Virginia Business College Wheeling (not included in tuition costs) are nearly $200; which comes to a total of $9,700 per year.

Read the details about West Virginia Business College Wheeling additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
No
The undergraduate application fee at West Virginia Business College Wheeling is $50.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at West Virginia Business College Wheeling and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (304) 232-0361 or check West Virginia Business College Wheeling Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
West Virginia Business College Wheeling provides evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at West Virginia Business College Wheeling, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Presently there is no on-campus housing at West Virginia Business College Wheeling.

Based on the college crime numbers, West Virginia Business College Wheeling seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

West Virginia Business College Wheeling Location and Maps



Post Address: West Virginia Business College Wheeling, 1052 Main St, Wheeling, West Virginia 26003, USA
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