West Virginia contains fourteen schools that offer project management programs. Ohio Valley University, the highest-ranking project management school in WV, has a total student population of 495 and is the 427th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 14 project management schools in West Virginia, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, West Virginia Business College-Wheeling comes out as the most expensive ($35,350/yr), with Eastern West Virginia Community and Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $4,507/yr.
Project Management students from West Virginia schools who go on to become construction managers, project managers, construction professionals, construction area managers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 204,760 people working as construction managers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $93,290. Also, Construction laborers make on average $33,190 per year and there are about 856,440 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the West Virginia alone, there are 6,290 employed construction laborers earning an average yearly salary of $31,660. Construction managers in this state earn $71,330/yr and there are 250 employed.
Also, within the project management schools in West Virginia, the average student population is 1,951 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from project management, 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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