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Civil Engineering Schools In West Virginia

There are 6 accredited civil engineering schools in West Virginia for faculty who teach civil engineering classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in civil engineering in the state of West Virginia, which encompasses civil engineering training at the following levels:


  1. Bluefield State College

    219 Rock St, Bluefield, West Virginia 24701

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  2. Fairmont State University

    1201 Locust Ave, Fairmont, West Virginia 26554-2470

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  3. Potomac State College of West Virginia University

    101 Fort Ave, Keyser, West Virginia 26726

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  4. West Virginia University Institute of Technology

    405 Fayette Pike, Montgomery, West Virginia 25136

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  5. West Virginia University

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

    164 U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. Bridgemont Community and Technical College

    619 2nd Avenue, Montgomery, West Virginia 25136

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Professional Trends

West Virginia Vs. National Civil Engineering Employment

West Virginia 2,310
National 415,840

Approximately 1% of the country's civil engineering professionals work in West Virginia state.

Employment Growth for Civil engineering professionals In West Virginia

2,740 2,510 2,440 2,320 2,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In West Virginia, the field of civil engineering is shrinking. In West Virginia, 430 less civil engineering professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in West Virginia, this field has shrunk by 16% in four years. This is faster than the trend for civil engineering professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of civil engineering professionals has shrunk by 3% between 2006 and 2010.

Civil Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in West Virginia

$44,863 $48,350 $46,203 $49,657 $48,317
$38,568 $40,154 $41,268 $42,203 $43,413
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Civil Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by civil engineering professionals is increasing in West Virginia. In 2006 civil engineering professionals made a mean salary of $44,863 per year, and in 2010 they made $48,317 per year.

Salary percentiles for Civil engineering professionals in West Virginia

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This represents a growth in salaries of 7%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In West Virginia state, within the field of civil engineering, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid civil engineering professionals earn 119% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Civil engineering professionals and related professions in West Virginia

Civil Engineering
Construction Management

In West Virginia, civil engineering professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Civil Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in West Virginia


The number of students graduating from the 6 accredited civil engineering schools in West Virginia is decreasing. In West Virginia, there were 139 graduates in 2006. And there were 124 graduates from civil engineering courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 11% percent decrease in the number of civil engineering school degree or certificate graduates in West Virginia. 44% of these graduates received a associate's degree in civil engineering.

Civil Engineering Faculty Salaries in West Virginia

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