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The College Database

The College Database has created a no-cost resource dedicated to higher education in West Virginia. The goal of the page is to help high school students and their families research and identify campus, online and hybrid learning opportunities in the state that fit their needs.

The West Virginia guide includes a complete look at the state's community colleges, public universities, private colleges, technical schools and distance learning options. College hopefuls can then find potential schools using our proprietary search tool, which allows quick and accurate searching by institution type, setting, size, city and cost. Students can also see the best colleges in West Virginia for...

  •  Current and future service members
  •  Student-teacher ratio
  •  Women in technology
  •  Return on investment

All data used in the guide and in our search tool comes from government databases such as the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) and the Integrated Post-Secondary Education Data System (IPEDS).

Help our high school students

Our goal is to get this data, information and search tool in front of as many high school students as possible. Would you mind adding our West Virginia college guide to your site as a web resource? We have a tremendous opportunity to help young students make informed higher education decisions. You can check out our West Virginia colleges guide and the search tool here.