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University of Charleston

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#2624 / #699
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
#1107
Most Desirable School
University in Charleston, West Virginia

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About University of Charleston

According to Wikipedia, The University of Charleston is a private university with its main campus in Charleston, West Virginia. It also has a location in Beckley, West Virginia, known as UC-Beckley. History The school was founded in 1888 as the Barboursville Seminary of the Southern Methodist Church. In 1901, it was renamed Morris Harvey College, in honor of a devoted supporter. In 1935 the school moved to downtown Charleston and affiliated with the Mason College of Fine Arts and Music. In 1940, it became independent of the Methodist Church. In 1947, the school moved to its present campus in the Kanawha City section of Charleston across the river from the State Capitol. In 1951, it purchased the Young-Noyes House as the home of the college president. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.

University of Charleston's Online Degrees

MSBAAI in Business Analytics & Applied Artificial Intelligence
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
MBA in Business Administration
  • Required Credits: 33
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
MS in Strategic Leadership
  • Required Credits: 36
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
DEL in Executive Leadership
  • Required Credits: 58
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
BSBA in Business Administration
Degree Concentrations
  • Accounting
  • Management
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
BS in Organizational Leadership
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
BSCS in Cybersecurity
  • Required Credits: 125
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
MS in Cybersecurity
  • Required Credits: 30
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
BSN in Nursing
Degree Concentrations
  • Rn To Bsn
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
BA in Psychology
  • Required Credits: 120
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported
AS in Frontline Leadership
  • Required Credits: 60
  • Completion Time: None Reported
  • Format: None Reported

University of Charleston Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual ApplicationsAcceptanceGraduation RateMedian SAT ScoreMedian ACT Score
1,98470%43%107221

How Much Does University of Charleston Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
$31,350
Price by Family Income
IncomeAverage Net Cost
0 - 30K$20,928
30K - 48K$18,851
48K - 75K$19,179
75K - 110K$21,392
110K+$31,978

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do University of Charleston Graduates Make?

If you graduate from University of Charleston, then you can expect to earn an average of $46,800 per year. You also have a 90% chance of being employed after 10 years.

University of Charleston's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student BodyUnder-GradsGraduates
4,0592,9951,064

Where is University of Charleston?

University of Charleston is located at 2300 MacCorkle Avenue, SE, Charleston WV 25304

How Safe is University of Charleston?

Charleston has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is University of Charleston Known For?

University of Charleston is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

University of Charleston's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Political Science
#1308
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#1324
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#331
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Business
#1424
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#1427
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#403
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Communications
#1722
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#1749
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#469
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Psychology
#1461
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#1474
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#561
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Nursing
#1579
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#1580
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#603
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Criminal Justice
#1247
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#1252
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#669
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Education
#3314
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#3320
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#763
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Chemistry
#5010
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#5020
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#1210
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Medical
#4357
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#4358
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#1267
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Biology
#5307
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#5328
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#1280
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Sociology
#4956
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#4960
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#1614
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Literature
#5698
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#5728
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#1841
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Who Are University of Charleston's Most Influential Alumni?

University of Charleston's most influential alumni include professors and professionals in the fields of History, Criminal Justice, and Political Science. Here are some of University of Charleston's most famous alumni:

Robert Byrd
An American politician .
Louis D. Rubin Jr.
An American writer.
Mark Hunt
An American politician.

Who Are University of Charleston's Most Influential Faculty?