There are schools offering biology degrees in West Virginia!
Schools Offering Biology Programs in West Virginia
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The top-ranked school in West Virginia that has a biology program is Marshall University. Marshall University, which was ranked 38th in the country in 2010, is located in Huntington. 124 students graduated with a degree in biology from Marshall University in 2010. Marshall University charged in-state students $5,285 in tuition fees per year.
Ohio Valley University, which is located in Vienna, is the second-ranked school in West Virginia that has a biology program. It received a ranking of 41st in the country in 2010. Ohio Valley University charged in-state students $17,910 in tuition fees per year.
Concord University, which is located in Athens, is the third-ranked school in West Virginia that has a biology program. It received a ranking of 42nd in the country in 2010. 28 students graduated with degree in biology from Concord University in 2010. Students at Concord University paid $4,974 per year in tuition fees.
If you are hoping to attend one of West Virginia's biology schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $11,107 per year, though tuition can range from $24,980 per year to $2,856 per year. In 2010, the following West Virginia biology schools had the highest tuition rates:
- Wheeling Jesuit University - located in Wheeling, students are charged $24,980 per year
- University of Charleston - located in Charleston, students are charged $24,700 per year
- West Virginia Wesleyan College - located in Buckhannon, students are charged $23,980 per year
The following West Virginia biology schools had the lowest tuition rates:
- Mountwest Community and Technical College - located in Huntington, students are charged $2,856 per year
- New River Community and Technical College - located in Beckley, students are charged $2,878 per year
- West Virginia State University - located in Institute, students are charged $4,544 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional West Virginia statistics regarding a career in biology. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as biomedical engineering or biology.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Biology in West Virginia
- Bachelor's Degree in Biology in West Virginia
- Master's Degree in Biology in West Virginia
- Doctoral Degree in Biology in West Virginia
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,691 miles from location||West Virginia University||Morgantown||WV||36.9068||39%||28,898|
|5,815 miles from location||Marshall University||Huntington||WV||62.2969||84%||13,776|
|5,744 miles from location||Mountain State University||Beckley||WV||6.59595||n/a||5,951|
|5,701 miles from location||Fairmont State University||Fairmont||WV||22.3033||29%||4,574|
|5,575 miles from location||Shepherd University||Shepherdstown||WV||24.2566||44%||4,256|
|5,779 miles from location||West Virginia State University||Institute||WV||43.2099||23%||4,003|
|5,815 miles from location||Mountwest Community and Technical College||Huntington||WV||7.27315||n/a||3,118|
|5,732 miles from location||Concord University||Athens||WV||57.9929||52%||2,882|
|5,746 miles from location||New River Community and Technical College||Beckley||WV||8.55403||n/a||2,812|
|5,729 miles from location||West Liberty University||West Liberty||WV||50.1226||42%||2,651|
|5,737 miles from location||Bluefield State College||Bluefield||WV||17.4902||78%||1,989|
|5,733 miles from location||Glenville State College||Glenville||WV||19.8209||35%||1,721|
|5,700 miles from location||West Virginia Wesleyan College||Buckhannon||WV||57.5513||36%||1,416|
|5,771 miles from location||University of Charleston||Charleston||WV||21.4385||29%||1,396|
|5,733 miles from location||Wheeling Jesuit University||Wheeling||WV||26.2309||27%||1,367|
|5,754 miles from location||West Virginia University Institute of Technology||Montgomery||WV||43.4471||46%||1,244|
|5,727 miles from location||Bethany College||Bethany||WV||57.8849||27%||830|
|5,721 miles from location||Salem International University||Salem||WV||14.2866||n/a||751|
|5,692 miles from location||Alderson Broaddus College||Philippi||WV||50.7487||37%||711|
|5,680 miles from location||Davis & Elkins College||Elkins||WV||55.8602||23%||710|
|5,773 miles from location||Ohio Valley University||Vienna||WV||59.1051||100%||495|
Curious what studying Biology gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in West Virginia
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health +||430||$47,750||-28.3%|
|Biological Technicians +||270||$39,710||-20.6%|
|Biological Scientists, All Other +||220||$67,790||57.1%|
|Zoologists and Wildlife Biologists +||130||$49,990||-13.3%|
|Soil and Plant Scientists +||30||$82,730||-40.0%|
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