Parkersburg, WV

School Details

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.

Accreditation & Licensing

West Virginia University at Parkersburg is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

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