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GLENVILLE STATE COLLEGE, GLENVILLE, WEST VIRGINIA

Glenville, West VirginiaLOCATION
CollegeSCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1872Established Year
  1900Enrollment

Glenville State College: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

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The inception of Glenville State College was in 1872. GSC is a public college located in Glenville, West Virginia, USA and is home to students from 24 states and several countries. The college is best known for providing quality teaching in the fields of Business, Music, Liberal Arts, Science, Criminal Justice, and more to students aspiring to study in the USA

The college has a total enrollment of 1,413 students with 1,010 full-time students and 421 part-time students. Almost 56 % of full-time students reside in on-campus housing.

GSC is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation, and Society of American Foresters.

Rankings

Glenville State College has improved its ranking in 2019 according to the various ranking forums. According to US News and World Reports-

  • GSC ranked #10 (tie) in Top Public Schools Regional Colleges South
  • It also ranked #52 (tie) in Regional Colleges South
  • GSC ranked #26 in Top Performers on Social Mobility

The previous rank for GSC was #13 in the South for public colleges and #57 for all colleges according to US News and World Reports. 

Highlights

Type of collegePublic
Campus SettingRural
Establishment year1872
LocationGlenville, West Virginia
Admission ApplicationOnline
Total Enrollment1,431
Acceptance Rate69%
Basic tuition Fee8,259 USD
Websiteglenville.edu

Glenville State College Programs, Campus and Residence

Programs

  • The college offers several undergraduate degree programs through 9 academic departments.
  • There are 19 four-year programs, 5 two-year programs, and 3 online programs.
  • The academic departments of the college are Business, Criminal Justice, Education, Fine Arts, Health & Physical Education, Land Resources, Language & Literature, Science & Mathematics, and Social Science.
  • Along with Baccalaureate degrees and associate degrees, online degrees are also available.
  • The various degrees are available in the fields of English, Music, Biology, Integrated Marketing, Management, Forest Technology, Business Management, and more

Campus

The college has only one main campus located in the city of West Virginia. GSC campus overlooks the rural town of Glenville and is surrounded by towering trees and rich foliage. The campus comprises of a community center, the dining hall, academic buildings, athletic facilities, residence halls, etc.

Residence

  • The college provides on-campus & off-campus housing facilities to international students.
  • There are 3 on-campus residential facilities- Goodwin Hall, Pioneer Village, and Pickens Hall (for married students).
  • Facilities available inside on-campus living are extra-long twin-sized, bed, two drawer dresser, chair, desk, closet, refrigerator, microwave and more.
  • To live off-campus, students need to present a form provided by the Office of Student Life. Students can look for accommodation options such as rented apartments and homestays in the USA.

Admission Process

Application: Students can submit the application form online through the website.

Application Fee: 100 USD

Admission Requirements: 

  • Completed application form
  • High school transcripts
  • Standardized exams to study in the USA – ACT/ SAT score (if graduation has been done within the last five years)
  • Proof of English language proficiency test scores – TOEFL/ IELTS
  • Completed financial verification along with an official bank statement
  • Immunizations
  • Health Insurance

English Language Proficiency Test Scores: 

ExamMinimum scores required
TOEFL 517(PBT)
66(iBT)
IELTS6.0 or higher

Cost of Attendance

Estimated Cost for international students:

Types of chargesFees per semester
Tuition fee8,259 USD
Board (Meal Plan)2,200 USD
Room2,891 USD
Total13,350 USD

Accommodation Fee:

OccupancyGoodwin HallPioneer VillageRiverfront
Single3,559 USD3,379 USDN/A
Double2,891 USDN/A2,891 USD

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Students are provided scholarships and financial aid on merit basis or need basis. International students can apply for various international scholarships to support their education in the USA. 

Foundation Scholarships- All students applying for admission will be eligible for the various foundation scholarships. These scholarships are provided on priority basis and therefore students who complete their admission application by February 15 can be eligible for the same. The scholarship award ranges from 2,000 USD to 3,000 USD. 

These scholarships can be renewed if a GPA of 3.0 or higher is maintained by the student. A few of the foundation scholarships are:

  • Bertha Olsen Scholarship
  • Bonnie and Rudy Wiseman Scholarship
  • Ella Murray Orr Scholarship
  • Gilbert Reed Scholarship

International Access Scholarship – It is an annual tuition assistance award of 3,000 USD. To be eligible for the scholarship, international students must submit all application documents and have a TOEFL score of 550. International Access Scholarship can be renewed each year for which student is required to maintain a GPA of 2.5 for at least 8 semesters

International Leadership Award – It is a 1,000 USD scholarship for students maintaining a GPA of 3.0 and who participate in campus activities. To be eligible for the scholarship, a student must complete an application by March 1 and submit 2 letters of recommendation from faculty members, community leaders, employers, etc. who can provide details about the student’s contribution. 

Alumni Network

The names of various distinguished alumni are as follows:

  • Channing Tatum: An American actor, film producer, dancer, and model
  • Bob Sowards: An American professional golfer
  • John Kee: Politician
  • Gray Barker: American Writer
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Glenville State College Overview

Institution TypePublic
Student Population2123
FAFSA Code003813
Application Cost$20
Accreditation NCA
Average Cost of Attendance$16,518 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio2 : 1

Admission & Dates

Early action Deadlines

November 01

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Regular decision Deadlines

January 15

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

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Attendance Cost

$16,518

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$16,518 / Year
On Campus Accomodation
Books & Supplies$1,000 / Year
On campus, Room & Board$9,942 / Year
On Campus, Other Expenses$4,898 / Year
Off Campus Accomodation
Off campus (not with family), Room & Board$9,942 / Year
Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses$4,898 / Year
Off campus (with family), Room & Board$4,498 / Year
Off campus (with family), Other Expenses$4,794 / Year
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Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
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+1-304-462-7361
TELEPHONE
200 High St, Glenville, WV 26351
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Airport

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport328.29 Km
Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport360.56 Km
Harrisburg International Airport375.86 Km
Phillips Army Airfield406.19 Km
Lancaster Airport410.84 Km
Chester County441.92 Km
Summit Airport445.11 Km
Delaware Airpark453.06 Km
New Castle Air National Guard Base457.16 Km
Brandywine Airport465.74 Km
Salisbury-Ocean City Wicomico Regional Airport466.96 Km
Pottstown Limerick Airport474.77 Km
Philadelphia International Airport490.88 Km
Wings Field495.78 Km
Lehigh Valley International Airport498.61 Km
Penns Landing Seaplane Base Airport502.19 Km
Southern Cross Airport507 Km
Camden County514.53 Km
Trenton-Mercer Airport536.75 Km
Atlantic City International Airport542.12 Km
Inishmaan Aerodrome5478.24 Km
Inisheer Aerodrome5482.65 Km
Galway Airport5513.33 Km
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