University of Charleston

Successful Careers Start Here

While we offer many programs to prepare you for the career you want, we also offer more. We help prepare you for to take on the world after graduation. In fact, a recent survey showed UC graduates were better prepared for the work world, with the skills that today’s employers are seeking. (NACE pilot survey)

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schools at UC

School of Arts & Sciences

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Arts & Sciences is the largest college at UC, with programs to help you follow your passion. Our innovative programs are the foundation of UC’s focus on interdisciplinary studies, and our professors are more than just instructors—they’re advisors, mentors. From professional writing to a biology program with multiple concentrations available; from digital media design to elementary education; from applied computer science to political science – and more – you can follow your dreams here.

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School of Business and Leadership

Great leaders think creatively, assess challenges, foster innovation, and motivate people – our school of Business & Leadership focuses on providing students with the knowledge and skills they need to become leaders and succeed in today’s fast-changing business world. The School offers a range of career ready undergraduate programs, and an array of graduate programs as well.

The School of Business & Leadership has been approved for membership in the Accreditation Council of Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

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School of Health Sciences

There has never been a more vital time to step into the field of healthcare. And UC will help you be fully prepared to do so. With a full range of healthcare offerings, from associate degree programs to our Master’s level Physician Assistant Program, our school of Health Sciences will prepare you to be an ethical, competent, safe, and compassionate health care professional.

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School of Pharmacy

At our School of Pharmacy, we are training tomorrow’s pharmacists for compassionate patient care, advocacy, and community engagement. Our mission is to provide a first-class educational experience for students and to conduct pioneering research that advances the health of the public.

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UC-Beckley provides the opportunity for students to join the fast-growing field of healthcare within about two years.

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