West Virginia Four Year Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2020

How much does it cost to attend four year college in West Virginia?   The average annual in-state four year college tuition in West Virginia was $14,077 for the 2018-2019 academic year. This is a change of $1,601 from the 2015-2016 average of $12,476 and represents a 12.83% annual increase. The list of West Virginia four year colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 22 four year colleges and universities in West Virginia, the most popular being West Virginia University with 23,846 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $8,856. West Virginia Wesleyan College is the most expensive four year school in West Virginia with an in-state tuition of $30,462.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. West Virginia colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in West Virginia or cheap West Virginia colleges guide.

Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore West Virginia Colleges

School Tuition Rating $Value
Alderson Broaddus College
Philippi, 859 Students
$27,700 49 63
American Public University System
Charles Town, 2,730 Students
$6,480 - -
Appalachian Bible College
Mount Hope, 162 Students
$13,010 45 64
Bethany College
Bethany, 574 Students
$28,107 27 32
Bluefield State College
Bluefield, 985 Students
$7,056 13 37
Concord University
Athens, 1,684 Students
$7,876 22 60
Davis & Elkins College
Elkins, 743 Students
$28,800 43 58
Fairmont State University
Fairmont, 3,217 Students
$5,408 19 54
Glenville State College
Glenville, 1,013 Students
$5,094 - -
Marshall University
Huntington, 9,588 Students
$7,006 33 72
Ohio Valley University
Vienna, 387 Students
$21,750 58 69
Potomac State College of West Virginia University
Keyser, 1,018 Students
$4,488 - -
Salem International University
Salem, 989 Students
$16,500 - -
Shepherd University
Shepherdstown, 2,623 Students
$5,584 30 69
University of Charleston
Charleston, 1,809 Students
$29,900 53 76
West Liberty University
West Liberty, 1,994 Students
$7,680 58 78
West Virginia State University
Institute, 1,694 Students
$7,712 12 41
West Virginia University
Morgantown, 23,846 Students
$8,856 53 78
West Virginia University at Parkersburg
Parkersburg, 1,407 Students
$3,672 - -
West Virginia University Institute of Technology
Montgomery, 1,175 Students
$7,464 53 84