United Technical Center

Clarksburg, WV 26301

United Technical Center is one of the 14 public less than two year colleges in West Virginia. Its campus is small in size and located in the town of Clarksburg. The institution offers only undergrad degree programs.

In the 2017 fall enrollment, 10 freshman students enrolled, and approximately 7 students returned for their sophomore year (which makes its freshman retention rate 67%).

Every year 60% of students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their respective studies.

United Technical Center's in-state tuition for 2017-2018 academic year was $3,300, and fees were $200. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $3,300 and $200 respectively.


Campus LocaleDistant Town
Campus SizeSmall
Student to Faculty Ratio12:1
Is Admission OpenNo
Religious Affiliation -
LevelLess than two year
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate67%

Nursing Programs Offered

The United Technical Center Practical Nursing program is a 12 month program preparing adults for entry level jobs in nursing cares. The program is accredited by the West Virginia State Board of Examiners for Licensed Practical Nurses and North Central Association.

Students who successfully graduate from the program are eligible to apply to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical Nursing.

Graduates wishing to pursue further education in Registered Nursing and articulation are prepared to do so by the academic instruction they receive in this program.

Admissions Requirements:

  1. Register for pre-entrance examination
  2. The program offers pre-entrance exams between October and February (Test is an assessment of Math, English, and Science)
  3. Pre-requisites for entrance including Medical Terminology and Math for Medications (offered by United Technical Center online and in the evenings respectively)
  4. Applicants meeting the minimum test scores will be scheduled for a personal interview

Successful applicants will be notified by mail to complete the program specific requirements:

  • Criminal background check (required by law for clinical experience and licensure)
  • Health examination, physical assessment (required immunizations and laboratory tests)
  • Dental examinations

Classes for the Practical Nursing program begin on the 1st of July. 


Nursing Programs Graduates (2017-2018 academic year)

Number of Graduates
Degree type Men Women
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years 1 17

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Monongalia County Technical Education Center
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Greene County Career and Technology Center
41.73 miles away
Fayette County Career & Technical Institute
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Wood County School of Practical Nursing
61.67 miles away
Western Area Career & Technology Center
65.45 miles away
Mineral County Vocational Technical Center
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University of Phoenix - Pittsburgh Campus
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Somerset County Technology Center
85.35 miles away
John D Rockefeller IV Career Center
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Institutional Accreditations
Council on Occupational Education
05/24/2013 - Current



Acceptance Rate
Enrolled students test score (Fall 2017)
Admission considerations
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal demonstration of competencies Required
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Neither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Required

In addition to the college's admission requirements each nursing program might have its own admission criteria (such as: TEAS score, HESI A2 score, nursing prerequisites GPA, etc).

Cost to Attend

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Financial Aid

In 2017-2018 academic year, 42% of United Technical Center's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.

Students Receiving Aid Average Amount/Student
Pell Grant 42% $4,169
Other Federal Grant -- --
State Grant & Scholarships 8% $1,935
Institutional Grant & Scholarships -- --
Federal Student Loans -- --
Private Loans -- --


Average Net Price/year
The average net price is calculated by subtracting the average amount of financial aid received by students from the total cost of attendance.
Average Net Price by Family Income
Less than $30,000$4,362
$30,001 to $48,000--
$48,001 to $75,000$4,567
$75,001 to $110,000--
Over $110,000--

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Student Population













Ethnic Diversity
Black/African American
Two or more races
Non-resident alien
Race/ethnicity unknown
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and West Virginia state board of nursing.

United Technical Center
251 Marietta Street
Clarksburg, WV 26301

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