Fairmont State University
Fairmont State University

Fairmont State’s flexible and accommodating structure provides two schools in one. Earn your two-year associate’s degree through Pierpont Community & Technical College, then move on to your bachelor’s degree at Fairmont State.

Please note: Fairmont State University offers a variety of scholarship opportunities to qualified international students. Contact WEgroup to determine your eligibility.

  • Location: Fairmont, West Virginia
  • Closest major city: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
  • Public or private: Public
  • Student body: 7,740
  • Student-faculty ratio: 17:1
  • Undergraduate programs offered: 140
  • Percentage of students who qualify for financial aid: 86%
  • Academic calendar: Semesters
  • International student employment: On-campus only. Maximum 20 hours/week
  • ESL options: On-campus program

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