West Virginia University Institute of Technology: Review & Facts

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West Virginia University Institute of Technology is a small four-year, public school with 1,265 students enrolled. This college was established in 1895 and is the only institution located in Montgomery, West Virginia.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
25
Fair
At West Virginia University Institute of Technology you can get your bachelor's degree.

West Virginia University Institute of Technology follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 25 majors. The most popular concentrations are Engineering, General Studies, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, and Chemistry. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools.


Student Retention
57%
Bad
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 normally a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

West Virginia University Institute of Technology student retention rate is low at 57% (way below West Virginia average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at West Virginia University Institute of Technology is very low - 21%. Approximately 23% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at West Virginia University Institute of Technology is pretty good: 12:1. Learn more on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$16,500
High
Average tuition prices are fairly high, $16,000 annually. The additional fees at West Virginia University Institute of Technology not covered by tuition are roughly $500; which comes to $16,500 a year.

Read the details about West Virginia University Institute of Technology 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



Acceptance
Rate
61%
Doable
According to recent data, 929 applications were submitted and 571 were accepted; so it is not very hard to get admitted at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score info at West Virginia University Institute of Technology in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,500
Medium
West Virginia University Institute of Technology provides a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at West Virginia University Institute of Technology, 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.

Safety
Grade
B-
Dicey
West Virginia University Institute of Technology offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 600 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable: roughly $5,500 per academic year.

Army ROTC programs are available at West Virginia University Institute of Technology. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have received a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, West Virginia University Institute of Technology appears to be a generally safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

West Virginia University Institute of Technology Location and Maps



Post Address: West Virginia University Institute of Technology, 405 Fayette Pike, Montgomery, West Virginia 25136, USA
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