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Fairmont State University

Fairmont State University

1201 Locust Ave
Fairmont, WV 26554-2470
(304) 367-4000

Founded in 1865, Fairmont State University is a public 4-year institution. Fairmont State is in Fairmont, WV. It is the the third oldest and the fourth biggest institution in the state of West Virginia. Fairmont State offers subjects including forensic science and forensic accounting. This school offers six associates level degrees, 35 bachelors level degrees, and five degrees at the masters level to students. 4,709 students pursued degrees from the 38 programs at FSU in 2010. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this medium-sized school. It is one of 40 public post-secondary institutions in West Virginia.

Admission

3,079 students applied to this school in 2010. FSU admitted about 60% of applicants or 1,878 students. 45% of the admitted students are women.

Admission

3,079 students applied to this school in 2010. FSU admitted about 60% of applicants or 1,878 students. 45% of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 61%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 50%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 75%

Student Demographics

In 2010, 4,709 students were enrolled at Fairmont State.

Student Demographics

In 2010, 4,709 students were enrolled at Fairmont State.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 2025
  • Total Enrolled Female: 2684
  • Undergraduate Male: 1936
  • Undergraduate Female: 2465
  • Graduate Male: 105
  • Graduate Female: 203

Faculty Demographics

It has 300 teachers. Over half of the instructors are full-time and 138 out of 300 instructors are part-time. Around half of the faculty are male.

Faculty Demographics

It has 300 teachers. Over half of the instructors are full-time and 138 out of 300 instructors are part-time. Around half of the faculty are male.

  • Male: 147
  • Female: 153
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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