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Programs of Study

 

Accounting

Our Accounting program equips students with a strong foundation in accounting and business, plus the technical skills that enable them to be competitive in the modern job market.

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Aerospace Engineering

WVU Tech's Aerospace Engineering program is a 2+2 in which students complete the first two years at WVU Tech and the following two years at WVU (Morgantown).

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Biology

The Biology program is taught in a true research environment. Most courses contain an integrated laboratory component, and students work closely with faculty to enhance their laboratory, field and research skills.

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Business Management

The Business Management program provides a broad understanding of management and leadership. Students take a variety of courses in human resource management, marketing, organizational behavior, operations management, statistics and business strategy.

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Chemical Engineering

WVU Tech's ABET-accredited Chemical Engineering program emphasizes design through a sequence of courses and hands-on laboratory experience.

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Civil Engineering

Our ABET-accredited program is designed to meet the demands of modern industry. Small class sizes are combined with a practice-oriented curriculum. You'll learn the trade alongside professionals who work with you one-on-one throughout the process.

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Computer Engineering

Our ABET-accredited program covers the fundamentals of computer engineering, including the design of digital systems with modern devices to fulfill the needs of larger systems used in communications, controls and power systems.

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Computer Science

Our ABET-accredited Computer Science program teaches students the theory and practice of computing, the tools to design and implement complex software packages and the basics of computer networking and database management.

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Construction Management

The only four-year degree of its kind in West Virginia. Students are trained to be tomorrow’s leaders in the construction industry to be technically competent, safety-focused, quality-centered, ethical and socially and environmentally responsible.

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Criminal Justice

Designed to provide an understanding of crime and the criminal justice system. The program also offers an excellent background for those wishing to pursue graduate studies or law school.

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Electrical Engineering

Our ABET accredited Electrical Engineering program provides students a thorough understanding of the concepts of electrical engineering and important industry principals.

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Forensic Investigation

Offers students hands-on opportunities to learn basic investigative techniques, crime-scene processing and photography skills in real-world scenarios.

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History and Government

Challenges student to sharpen their analytical skills and allows for a deeper understanding of the world, peoples and governments.

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Hospitality (Culinary) Associates Degree

WVU Potomac State College program - delivered on the WVU Tech campus in Beckley, West Virginia - provides traditional and non-traditional students with a chance to complete a marketable two-year degree in tourism and hospitality with a culinary emphasis.

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Information Systems

Designed to train professionals who analyze, design and maintain information systems and use application software to develop business solutions.

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Mechanical Engineering

Our ABET-accredited Mechanical Engineering program is designed to prepare students for real-world engineering challenges. We offer a practice-oriented education that incorporates a strong emphasis on hands-on experience.

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Psychology

Our program has small classes that strongly encourage student-professor interaction. WVU Tech is one of only two schools in the state with a full behavioral laboratory, giving students true hands-on experience.

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Regents Bachelors of Arts

The RBA degree program at WVU Tech is designed for working adults who want to complete their college studies and head into a better career with a bachelor’s degree.

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Sport Management

The program offers a multidisciplinary curriculum which allows students to take a variety of sport discipline courses in addition to accounting, business management and communications.

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Minors

  • Accounting
  • Adventure Recreation Management
  • Biology
  • Business Administration
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice
  • Cybersecurity
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI)
  • Economics
  • English
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Forensic Investigation
  • Fraud Examination
  • Healthcare Administration
  • History and Government
  • Human Resource Management
  • Legal Studies
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Sport Management

Pre-Professional Programs

Pre-Dental
Recommended major: Biology

Pre-Law
Recommended Majors: History and Government, Psychology, Business Management, Public Service Administration, Criminal Justice

Pre-Medicine
Recommended majors: Biology, Chemistry

Pre-Pharmacy
Recommended major: Chemistry

Pre-Veterinary
Recommended major: Biology

Certificates

Fraud Management Certificate