The Parkersburg Branch of West Virginia University opened in 1961 in an abandoned elementary school. Today, West Virginia University at Parkersburg operates under the mission to “provide accessible, life-changing educational opportunities in a safe and supportive environment.”
The university offers associate’s and bachelor’s degrees from the following divisions:
- Business, Accounting & Public Service
- Education Division
- Humanities, Fine Arts & Social Sciences
- Nursing & Health Sciences
- Science, Technology, Engineering & Math
WVU Parkersburg offers degree programs and courses completely online, and features a variety of course formats to get you the credit you want with the convenience that you need.