Finance Schools In West Virginia

There are 7 accredited finance schools in West Virginia for faculty who teach finance classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of finance and finance training in West Virginia, which includes finance training at the following levels:

  • Finance Certificate
  • Associates degree in Finance
  • Bachelors degree in Finance
  • Masters degree in Finance
  • PhD degree in Finance


Schools

  1. University of Charleston

    2300 MacCorkle Avenue, SE, Charleston, West Virginia 25304

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  2. Marshall University

    1 John Marshall Dr, Huntington, West Virginia 25755

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  3. West Virginia Wesleyan College

    59 College Ave, Buckhannon, West Virginia 26201-2994

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  4. West Virginia University

    Stewart Hall, University Avenue, Morgantown, West Virginia 26506-6201

    164 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Mountwest Community and Technical College

    1 John Marshall Way, Huntington, West Virginia 25755

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  6. Kanawha Valley Community and Technical College

    103 Cole Complex, Institute, West Virginia 25112-1000

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  7. Strayer University-West Virginia

    100 Corporate Center Dr, Scott Depot, West Virginia 25560

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

West Virginia Vs. National Finance Employment

West Virginia 7,880
National 2,457,330

Of all of the finance professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in West Virginia state.

Employment Growth for Finance professionals In West Virginia

8,970 8,330 8,570 8,250 7,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In West Virginia, the field of finance is shrinking. 1,090 less finance professionals were working in West Virginia in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of finance professionals has shrunk by 12%. This decline is faster than the national trend for finance professionals which shows a 1% decrease in the number of finance professionals working around the nation.

Finance VS. All Professions salaries in West Virginia

$51,966 $46,301 $55,479 $58,178 $59,921
$38,568 $40,154 $41,268 $42,203 $43,413
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Finance
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of finance professionals is declining, the salaries paid to finance professionals are increasing in West Virginia. Finance professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $51,966 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $59,921 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Finance professionals in West Virginia

10th percentile
$32,061
25th percentile
$39,716
50th percentile
$51,841
75th percentile
$71,664
90th percentile
$81,174

Thus, finance professionals' salaries grew by 13% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In West Virginia state, within the field of finance, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid finance professionals earn 153% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Finance professionals and related professions in West Virginia

Accounting
$38,267
Business
$70,801
Business Administration
$66,553
Business Management
$73,656
Finance
$59,921
International Business
$75,378
Marketing
$68,887
Risk Management
$62,935
Small Business
$78,500

Finance professionals in West Virginia earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Finance programs available for each degree type for all schools in West Virginia

associate
2
bachelor
6
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total12

As the number of finance professionals is decreasing in West Virginia state, the number of students graduating from the 7 accredited finance schools in West Virginia state is increasing. In 2006 there were 66 finance graduates from finance courses in West Virginia and in 2010 there were 185 graduates.

This represents a 180% increase in the number of finance degree or certificate school graduates in West Virginia state. A majority of these graduates, or 50%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in finance.

Finance Faculty Salaries in West Virginia

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