West Virginia Northern Community College: Ranking & Review

United States

West Virginia Northern Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)1,6505621,088

821 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

307 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates.

West Virginia Northern Community College 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.

West Virginia Northern Community College Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

West Virginia Northern Community College does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$3,240$10,382
Fees for full-time undergraduates$796$796
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$135$433

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeTotal
Health Professions and Related Programs222222
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities8080
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services2929
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields2828
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2121
Personal and Culinary Services1212
Public Administration and Social Service Professions99
Science Technologies & Technicians88
Legal Professions and Studies66
Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians55
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service55
Precision Production44
Grand Total429429

A total of 429 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at West Virginia Northern Community College.

Graduation rate19%21%18%
  • Full-time retention rate - 57%
  • Part-time retention rate - 35%

General info

Alternative namesWVNCC
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff152
Instructional FTE78
Sector of institutionPublic, 2-year
Control of institutionPublic
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewvncc.edu
Address1704 Market St.
Wheeling, West Virginia, 26003-3699
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Small
City population27,000