Potomac State College of West Virginia University: Ranking & Review

United States

Potomac State College of West Virginia University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,410614796

346 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

68 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

Potomac State College of West Virginia University has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.

Potomac State College of West Virginia University Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $8,176 and other expenses per full academic year.

Potomac State College of West Virginia University provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 715 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$4,248$10,752
Fees for full-time undergraduates$0$0
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$177$448

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sTotal
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities15118169
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2626
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service2525
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences2424
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services66
Natural Resources and Conservation44
Science Technologies & Technicians11
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs11
Physical Sciences
Grand Total27018288

A total of 288 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Potomac State College of West Virginia University.

Graduation rate28%22%34%
  • Full-time retention rate - 46%
  • Part-time retention rate - 17%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff190
Instructional FTE60
Sector of institutionPublic, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.potomacstatecollege.edu
Address101 Fort Ave
Keyser, West Virginia, 26726
United States
Urbanization levelTown: Distant