1,623
Students
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8,238
Avg. Financial Aid
Minimal
Admission Difficulty
52
52%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

West Virginia University Institute of Technology is a 4-year institution located in Beckley, WV, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address Old Main Box 80, 405 Fayette Pike
Montgomery, WV  25136
United States
Contact William Allen Jr.
Dean of Enrollment Services
Email: tech-admissions@mail.wvu.edu
Phone: 304-442-3146
Fax: 304-442-3067

Majors & Degrees

Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Transportation And Materials Moving Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,597
Applied
845
Accepted
1,623
Enrolled
53%
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Female Admissions

783
Females Applied
409
Females Accepted
52%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

814
Males Applied
436
Males Accepted
54%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.37
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Other requirements exist (see below)
Other requirements: Minimum ACT composite score of 18 or 870 SAT math and verbal or minimum 3.0 high school GPA

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported August 15th Yes
Out of state Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
SAT Critical Reading 490 590
SAT Math 460 590
ACT Composite 21 21 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,464
In-state
18,648
Out-of-state
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Fees

11,390
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens

Financial Aid

8,238
Avg. Financial Aid Package
7,400
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
6,650
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
5,848
Avg. Loan Aid
3,454
Avg. Grant Aid
5,793
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
7%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,623
Total undergrad students
6%
International Students
12%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.65%
Black or African American 5.85%
White or Caucasian 77.39%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.18%
Asian 1.42%
Two or more races 3.88%
Other 2.53%

Gender

Male (55.82%)
Female (44.18%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Co-ed housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 35%

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Homecoming, Light Up Old Main and Pre-Exam Jam

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Most popular organizations:
Christian Student Union, Student Activities Board, Alpha Phi Omega, Student Government Association and American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Checkmark Checkmark
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Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No Checkmark Checkmark
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Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark Checkmark
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Wrestling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
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Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Cross-country Running No Checkmark Checkmark
Golf No No No
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Softball No Checkmark Checkmark
Swimming And Diving No Checkmark Checkmark
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Wrestling No No No

Faculty

117
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 91
Part-time - 26
Male - 67
Female - 50