Fairmont State University

Address:
1201 Locust Ave, Fairmont, WV 26554-2470
Phone:
304-367-4000
Website:
http://www.fairmontstate.edu/
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About Fairmont State University

Fairmont State University is classified as a college or university with a small master’s program. Colleges and universities with a small master’s program typically award between 50 and 99 master’s degrees and less than 20 research doctorate’s during the academic year. This mid-sized four-year institution has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 3,000 to 9,999 students. Approximately half of degree-seeking students are enrolled full time, and fewer than 25% of undergraduates reside on campus. This institution awards 60-79% of its bachelor’s degrees within professional fields. Graduate degrees are available in up to half of the fields available to undergraduate majors, and the school awards master’s degrees only within the professional fields. Most graduate degrees are awarded in education. According to data for fall enrollment, 80% of undergraduates are enrolled full-time. Enrollment data shows that both graduates and undergraduates are enrolled at this institution. Over 90% of the student body are enrolled as undergraduates.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate4,242
 Graduate332
 Total4,574
GenderFemale56%
 Male44%
Student Age% Under 2568%
 % 25 and Over32%
 % Age Unknown0%
Attendance Type% Full-time82%
 % Part-time18%
Race/Ethnicity% White91.2%
 % Black3.9%
 % Asian0.4%
 % Latino1.2%
 % Native American0.3%
 % Race Unknown0.5%
 % International student1%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesYes
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareNO
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus setting
Intitution typePublic
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Academic Information

Art-Related Areas of StudyAdvertising
Distance Learning AvailableYes
Calendar SystemSemester

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
ApplicantsTotal3,079
 % Admitted61%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled43%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptRequired
 High School RankingNeither required nor recommended
 College Prep CoursesRecommended
 Letter of RecommendationNeither required nor recommended
 Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
 Admissions ExaminationRequired
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Required
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT7%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT87%
Admitted Student SAT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 SAT Critical Reading / 800490 / 800
 SAT Math410 / 800520 / 800
Admitted Student ACT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 ACT Composite18 / 3623 / 36

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$
 Graduate Application Fee$40
 In-State Tuition & Fees$5,172
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$10,904
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid89%
 % Undergraduates with Loans59%
 % Undergraduates with Grants69%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$1,000
 Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$6,926
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$0
 On-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$3,078
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$0
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$0

Neighborhood Data for the Fairmont Area

Median Age36.8
Median Household Income$34,643
Total Population18,818
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total48.7% 51.3%
 Age 0-948.4%51.6%
 Age 10-1761.4%38.6%
 Age 18-2453.5%46.5%
 Age 25-2944.9%55.1%
 Age 30-3954.0%46.0%
 40+45.6%54.4%
Race/Ethnicity% White88.9%
 % Black8.0%
 % Asian0.3%
 % Latino0.6%
 % Native American0.0%
 % Pacific Islander0.0%
 % Indian (South Asia)0.0%

Housing

On Campus Housing ProvidedYes
Meal Plan ProvidedYes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered
Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$6,926
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$0
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$440
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $5000.0%64.8%27.2%
 $500 to $749100.0%35.2%0.0%
 $750 to $9990.0%0.0%20.6%
 Over $10000.0%0.0%0.0%
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