Glenville State College was founded in 1872 in West Virginia. The college is committed to six core values — student-centered, community, integrity, tradition, leadership and family.

It provides high quality education and has a community of active learners dedicated to lifelong learning and effective teaching.

Academic programmes

They offer more than 30 degree programmes. They have four year degree programmes, two year degree programmes and non-degree prog-rammes. The degrees available are —

Bachelor’s Degrees

Bachelor of Arts in Teacher Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration

Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Sciences

Bachelor of Science

Associate Degrees

Associate of Arts

Associate of Science


TOEFL scores of 550 (paper test) or higher qualify the applicant for automatic admission with no ESL course requirements. TOEFL scores below 550 will qualify the applicant with mandatory ESL requirements.

At least a 2.0 high school GPA and an ACT composite score of 18 OR at least a 3.0 high school GPA, regardless of ACT composite score SAT I scores may be substituted for ACT composite scores. SAT I scores will be converted to ACT equivalents.


Limited scholarship assistance is available for international students.

Residence life

You can choose from the traditional dormitory style rooms of Pickens Hall, or the conveniences of suite-style living at Pioneer Village.