World-leading Education at Your Fingertips
West Virginia University is recognized for its academic excellence. In fact, we rank nationally for students who receive prestigious scholarships like the Rhodes, Truman, and Goldwater scholarships among others. Our R1: Doctoral University classification means that we are among those universities with the highest research activity. We thrive on going first, on being bold enough for big ideas, and determined to launch them.
Our online programs are an extension of the excellence of our on-campus programs. Taught by respected faculty, who leverage their talents and the resources available to them on campus and through their industry connections, our programs are designed to provide you with future-ready skills that put you ahead of the curve and the competition.
Online Program Rankings
WVU is ranked as a Research University (Highest Research Activity) – R1 – in the 2015 Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Our online degrees and the faculty who teach them are held to the same standards as our world-class on campus programs.
WVU Online Students go the Distance
Our students are diverse learners that come from all over the country and the globe. The one thing they have in common is the desire to continue their education and earn a degree from one of the best public universities in the country. Meet some of the students who have taken that next step toward their future by earning a degree from WVU Online.
At WVU Online, you have access to a team that will help you succeed from registering for your first class to the day you graduate.
eCampus allows WVU to deliver the highest quality educational experience to its students.
WVU Online Faculty Stand High
Our faculty — research professors, clinical professors, lecturers, professors of practice and instructors — boast numerous awards and achievements and have worked for Proctor & Gamble, the U.S. Foreign Commercial Service and the World Wildlife Fund, among others.