16 Best Political Science schools in West Virginia

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Below is a list of best universities in West Virginia ranked based on their research performance in Political Science. A graph of 1.35M citations received by 72.5K academic papers made by 16 universities in West Virginia was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. West Virginia University

For Political Science

Acceptance Rate
90%
Average SAT
1130
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
95%

2. Marshall University

For Political Science

Acceptance Rate
98%
Average SAT
1040
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
99%

3. University of Charleston

For Political Science

Acceptance Rate
70%
Net Price
$20,086
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$24,484

5. Shepherd University

For Political Science

#1123 in North America
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1070
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
96%

6. Wheeling Jesuit University

For Political Science

#1174 in North America
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1065
Average ACT
20
Net Price
$28,844

7. American Public University System

For Political Science

#1186 in North America
Acceptance Rate
100%
Net Price
$11,916
Receiving Aid
84%
Average Aid
$5,082

8. Bethany College - West Virginia

For Political Science

#1201 in North America
Acceptance Rate
74%
Average SAT
990
Average ACT
22
Net Price
$14,848

9. Concord University

For Political Science

#1242 in North America
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1010
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
100%

10. West Virginia State University

For Political Science

#1290 in North America
Acceptance Rate
97%
Receiving Aid
89%
Average Aid
$8,961
Enrollment
3,415

11. Fairmont State University

For Political Science

#1293 in North America
Acceptance Rate
99%
Average SAT
995
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
97%

12. West Liberty University

For Political Science

#1348 in North America
Acceptance Rate
74%
Average SAT
1033
Average ACT
21
Receiving Aid
97%

13. West Virginia University Institute of Technology

For Political Science

#1400 in North America
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1025
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
95%

14. West Virginia Wesleyan College

For Political Science

#1445 in North America
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1074
Average ACT
21
Net Price
$20,512

15. West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine

For Political Science

#1504 in North America
Acceptance Rate
9%
Enrollment
806
Male:Female
50:50
Founded
1972

16. Davis & Elkins College

For Political Science

#1546 in North America
Acceptance Rate
78%
Net Price
$18,826
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$25,125

Closest to West Virginia states to learn Political Science

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Virginia 42 33
Ohio 62 15
District of Columbia 10 46
Maryland 27 26
Pennsylvania 100 7
North Carolina 46 19
Kentucky 25 61
Indiana 33 36
New Jersey 27 24
South Carolina 26 59
Tennessee 34 45
New York 134 5
Georgia 46 42
Connecticut 20 8
Michigan 39 1
Illinois 74 9
Rhode Island 9 73
Massachusetts 70 4
Vermont 11 127
Alabama 23 92
New Hampshire 12 74
Wisconsin 32 13
Missouri 37 44
Mississippi 13 182
Iowa 31 43
Arkansas 16 141
Maine 13 219
Florida 53 35
Minnesota 28 21
Louisiana 23 102
Kansas 15 65
Oklahoma 19 91
Nebraska 13 80
South Dakota 8 353
North Dakota 6 146
Texas 79 18
Colorado 21 56
New Mexico 7 93
Montana 7 185
Utah 10 51
Puerto Rico 13 546
Arizona 7 25
Idaho 7 242
Nevada 6 126
Washington 29 6
Oregon 17 86
California 124 2
Alaska 4 331
Hawaii 6 111