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West Liberty University

West Liberty, WV

According to its mission statement, "West Liberty University, established in 1837, was the first institution of higher education in West Virginia. Today, we are a dynamic, inclusive, student-centered community that cultivates scholarly exploration, experiential learning, creative expression, and global citizenship. WLU is a public university committed to providing students with a comprehensive education from undergraduate to advanced degrees while serving as the region’s leading advocate for the arts, education, research, and economic opportunity." [Source]

Website: http://www.westliberty.edu/

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2,087
Undergraduate
Enrollment
41%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$8,345
In-State Tuition & Fees
(annually)
$16,294
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees
(annually)

11:1
Student to Faculty Ratio
6.1%
Student Loan Default Rate
General Education Requirements

Composition

YES

Literature

YES

Foreign Language

NO

U.S. Government/History

NO

Economics

NO

Mathematics

YES

Science

YES


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Curriculum last evaluated: 8/5/2022

2021-22 enrollment and tuition data, and four-year graduation rates for first-time, full-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2012, are derived from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator.