The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
|College||West Virginia Business College-Wheeling||Community College Avg.|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate of Arts Colleges||Associate of Arts Colleges|
|Institution Level||At least 2 but less than 4 years||At least 2 but less than 4 years|
|Institution Control||Private for-profit||Public|
|Total Faculty||5 staff||61 staff|
|Total Enrollment||90 students||1,296 students|
|# Full-Time Students||90 students||810 students|
|Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.||0.16||0.53|
|In-State Tuition Fees||$9,700||$5,694|
|Out-State Tuition Fees||$9,700||$10,252|
|% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid||100%||89%|
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS
- West Virginia Business College a long established private institution founded in 1881, nationally accredited and locally owned. WVBC is a co-educational institution offering diploma and specialized associate degree programs. The Wheeling Campus, at 1052 Main Street, is conveniently located in regard to restaurants, parking facilities and public transportation. WVBC occupies a modern 11,000 square feet, multi-level building to meet the needs of the student body. A branch campus is located in Nutter Fort, WV to serve central WV. West Virginia Business College offers a variety of programs ranging in length from nine months to eighteen months. Diploma Programs are offered in Business Management/Accounting Program, Secretarial Sciences/ Executive Secretary, Secretarial Sciences/ Legal Secretary, Secretarial Sciences/ Medical Secretary, Computer Applications/ Accounting and Computer Applications/ Secretarial. Specialized Associate Programs includes Office Administration/Executive Secretary, Office Administration/Medical Assistant, Office Administration/Medical Secretary. West Virginia Business College is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award Diplomas and Specialized Associates Degrees.
- College Location Mi. Students
2,050 students | 0.40 Mi1704 Market St.
Wheeling, WV 26003
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1,093 students | 13.40 Mi45425 National Rd W
Saint Clairsville, OH 43950
students | 21.40 Mi4000 Sunset Blvd
Steubenville, OH 43952
382 students | 26.90 Mi242 Oak Spring Road
Washington, PA 15301
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