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Department of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering College of Engineering and Mineral Resources West Virginia University

  • Morgantown, WV
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Small
    setting
  • 24%76%
    student ratio
  • 29
    total students
  • $5,196 | $15,064
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • August 15
    fall application deadline
  • 62%
    acceptance rate
  • 2 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Petroleum Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science in Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering (MSPNGE)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 9
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

62% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 53
    • Accepted 33
    • Acceptance Rate 62
    • Enrolled 7
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $45
    • Electronic applications accepted? No
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline August 15th April 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline December 31st October 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, BS or equivalent in petroleum or natural gas engineering
    • Doctoral's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, BS or MS in petroleum engineering from an ABET accredited or an internationally recognized petroleum engineering program or equivalent
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$5,196
    • Out-of-state tuition *$15,064
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year feesNot Reported
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students29
    • Female Percentage24%
    • Male Percentage76%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students29
    • Part-time Percentage7%
    • Full-time Percentage93%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American30%
    • White / Caucasian60%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian10%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty6
    • Full-time Percentage83%
    • Part-time Percentage17%
    • Female Percentage17%
    • Male Percentage83%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGas reservoir engineering, well logging, environment artificial intelligence
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$344,591

Location & Contact

Department of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering

College of Engineering and Mineral Resources
West Virginia University

University Avenue
Morgantown, WV 26506
United States

Dr. Samuel Ameri

Ms. Beverly Matheny



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