Carver Career Center in Charleston

Charleston, WV

Carver Career Center offers 63-degree programs. Student-to-faculty ratio is 21:1. 31.3% are women, and 68.7% are men. The average annual total cost of attendance at Carver Career Center is 833$, that is at the level of national average. 97% of full-time Carver Career Center students completed their education program in 150 percent of time: graduation rate is above national average. Average salary after attending is $23,300, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Carver Career Center is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents the program with the largest enrollment at the institution for the length of the full program, regardless of program length, and it includes undergraduates who first enrolled at any time during the academic year and who pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.


By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Carver Career Center students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$1,714
$30,001 - $48,000$-1,126
$48,001 - $75,000$711
$75,001 - $110,000$1,153

Student charges

Historical tuition and fees

Historical books and supplies cost

Student charges by the largest programs

The estimated cost of the Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist (the 2d largest program, lasting 24 months) is $22,114 per year and $265,368 in total. Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant is the third largest program at Carver Career Center, and it takes a full-time student 24 months to complete. This one will cost $18,186 per year and $218,232 for the full completion. The 4th largest with 12 months length Electrical and Power Transmission Installation/Installer, General will cost you $4,875 per year, $58,500 for the complete course.


Percent of students with financial aid


Types of financial aids


95 of Carver Career Center undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 36 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Carver Career Center number 44 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in West Virginia.

Students at Carver Career Center awarded 4 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal, state, local or institutional grant aid.

Salary After Attending


According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services


Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Yellow Ribbon Program

Disability services


Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

Does not offer distance education opportunities

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Graduation Rate


Carver Career Center graduation rate is above the national average.

97% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Carver Career Center completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.

The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.

Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes a huge number of students. This index doesn’t take into consideration students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading perception. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare schools.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Carver Career Center is 21:1, that means that for every 21 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio



Race/ethnicity breakdown


Students enrollment in distance education


In Carver Career Center the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.

Distance education location breakdown


Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Carver Career Center and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in not reported location.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Carver Career Center offers 63 programs in total: 48 are for less than 1-year certificate programs, 6 - for Associate's degree, 6 - for 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs, and 3 are 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 76 universities in West Virginia state. Carver Career Center is one of the few institutions in West Virginia that offers an Associate's degree program.


Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the West Virginia state average data to help you compare.


Carver Career Center provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 241 students with 216774 сontact hours for 12-month instructional activity period.

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Location & Website

Address: 4799 Midland Dr


Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Differs by program

General Phone Number: +3043481968

Institution is active in current year: 1

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