West Virginia contains two schools that offer entrepreneurship programs. West Virginia Wesleyan College, the highest-ranking entrepreneurship school in WV, has a total student population of 1,416 and is the 469th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 entrepreneurship schools in West Virginia, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, West Virginia Wesleyan College comes out as the most expensive ($16,138/yr), with West Virginia Northern Community College as the lowest recorded at only $4,610/yr.
Entrepreneurship students from West Virginia schools who go on to become entrepreneurs, internet entrepreneurs, e-business entrepreneurs, e-commerce entrepreneurs, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 1,036,450 people working as business operations specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $65,960. Also, Business and financial operations employees make on average $65,900 per year and there are about 6,063,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the West Virginia alone, there are 20,380 employed business and financial operations employees earning an average yearly salary of $52,880. Business operations specialists in this state earn $54,280/yr and there are 3,290 employed.
Also, within the entrepreneurship schools in West Virginia, the average student population is 1,951 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from entrepreneurship, there are 1870 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,415 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,827, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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