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2022 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

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1,827

Graduates Per Year

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$70K

Average Salary

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#156

Most Popular Major

Popularity

Somewhat Popular

1,827

70% NATIONAL AVG

Diplomas Received Last Year

31

84% NATIONAL AVG

Colleges Offering this Degree

Most Popular Degrees

155

Humanities

1,845

156

Quality Control and Safety Technologies

1,827

157

Radiography

1,790

Cost

Very Affordable

$18,150

43% NATIONAL AVG

Median Degree Cost

Most Expensive Degrees

366

Homeland Security

$18,423

367

Quality Control and Safety Technologies

$18,150

368

Fire Protection

$17,811

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TOP

25

Salary

Very High Salary

$63,588

65% NATIONAL AVG

Average Salary Two Years Out of School

Average Salary

23

Materials Engineering

$65,023

24

Quality Control and Safety Technologies

$63,588

25

Industrial Management

$62,674

Professors

Bad

3.9/5

2.5% NATIONAL AVG

Median Student Rating

Highest Student Rated Professors

256

Clinical Nutrition Services

257

Quality Control and Safety Technologies

258

Physics

Students

Not Diverse

2.8/5

23.16% NATIONAL AVG

Student Diversity Index

Most Diverse

351

Archeology

352

Quality Control and Safety Technologies

353

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SUMMARY

A degree in Quality Control and Safety Technologies is not only a valuable choice, but commonly a needed first step for undergrads endeavoring to begin a career as a system safety engineer, a safety consultant, or a quality control and safety specialist. Interestingly, nationally, quality control and safety technologies is a very rare major coming in at the 156th most popular degree. Last year alone, there were 1,827 quality control and safety technologies degrees conferred. In-state tuition for quality control and safety technologies at private colleges is, on average, 3.9 times more expensive than their public peers.

With only 31 schools offering quality control and safety technologies you may have a smaller selection of institutions which will have a degree program for you. If you're looking to surround yourself with other quality control and safety technologies majors, consider colleges in Alabama which have the most undergrads admitted to quality control and safety technologies annually. More generally, the top region to major in quality control and safety technologies is in the Southeast region with Eastern Kentucky University, Murray State University, and Columbia Southern University best representing the region. Interestingly, our selection for the best conference to major in quality control and safety technologies is the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference with Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus, Millersville University of Pennsylvania, and Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania representing the conference. That said, our choice for the best college for quality control and safety technologies is Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach. You might also want to check out our list of best colleges.

The objectively best school does not have to be the best school for you. There might be a bunch more perspectives to think about when selecting college. Features like campus amenities, transportation services, and food would sway one's feelings on which college to attend. At authority.org, we examined the pros and cons for you. If, for example, you are intrigued by which quality control and safety technologies university boasts the top campus, the answer is Central Washington University. If you are mostly interested in which college is home to the top campus, we have an entire page dedicated to that. We have carefully pored through government databases, student reviews, professor reviews, and more in order to compare every major in an unbiased and informative way. Here you can explore our comprehensive list for the colleges with the best student life and our choice of the university with the best student life for quality control and safety technologies is Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania. Curious why? Continue scrolling to learn more about our top choices. Some of our decisions might shock you.

If expense is a significant deciding factor in your decisions, you might consider avoiding Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach is our most expensive university for quality control and safety technologies, at least regarding out of state enrollment. That being said, we have an entire list of the most expensive colleges that might put the expense at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach into perspective. You may also want to know that quality control and safety technologies is the 367th most expensive program in America, with an average bill of $18,100. On a broader scale, the most costly state for quality control and safety technologies in the nation is Florida demonstrated by a cost of $35,424 at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach. To zoom out even further, the most expensive region for quality control and safety technologies is unfortunately unavailable due to missing data.

Our cheapest region for quality control and safety technologies is the Mid East region which is represented by Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus with a cost of $13,890, Millersville University of Pennsylvania with a cost of $19,290, and Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania with a cost of $11,574. In better news, the most affordable college for quality control and safety technologies is Columbia Southern University. Authority.org's entire list of the most affordable schools can be found here.

In-state attendees can anticipate paying in the neighborhood of $9,400 for a degree in quality control and safety technologies. That price inflates intensely to a median of $19,100 for an out-of-state public-school undergraduate. Our choice for the university with the best value for quality control and safety technologies: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach. Here you can find our comprehensive list of the universities we see as being the best value in general. That being said, this section is based on the assumption that you are an out-of-state student. The value proposition changes when in-state tuition is considered, but as we do not know what state(s) you might qualify for in-state tuition, we are approaching this discussion through out-of-state tuition costs.

Earnings for quality control and safety technologies majors range widely, but two-years after graduation graduates will often make around $69,800. While there is much variation in salary; top positions can rake in up to $106,200. Even right out of college, the minimum earning positions within the quality control and safety technologies field earn $46,200, which is an alright wage. The top earning graduates from quality control and safety technologies studied at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach and if you are looking for universities with all of the highest earning graduates, we have that too.

The general diversity of quality control and safety technologies is in the bottom, arriving within only the 11th percentile of all majors. The college with the highest composite diversity for quality control and safety technologies is Waldorf University and here you can find our comprehensive list of the colleges which have the most diversity. The overall financial diversity of Quality Control and Safety Technologies only is within the 98th percentile of all majors. Racial diversity is even further below average in the 17th percentile. White undergraduates make up the largest proportion at 76% of scholars majoring in quality control and safety technologies. Additionally, 81% of scholars seeking a quality control and safety technologies degree are men.

The median score of quality control and safety technologies' professors is 3.9 stars, a score that is 2% less than the average score for all majors; which is a subpar score. If you are searching for the most popular quality control and safety technologies instructor nationally, take a look at Tim Border at Weber State University. This might be shocking, but the highest ranked quality control and safety technologies professors according to students are found at Weber State University. If we consider data beyond simply rankings it becomes clear that the university possessing the best professors for quality control and safety technologies is Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach. You can find an explanation of our ever evolving ranking methodology of the best overall professors here, as well as some of the top examples of instructors in the country.

Finally, the most difficult university to get into for quality control and safety technologies is Jacksonville State University. While we are unsure why you would be interested, we have a comprehensive page of the hardest colleges to get into. With that said, we do hope you understand that considering college with a perspective primarily formed from superlatives could be said to be the root of many of higher education's fundamental problems. We at Authority hope you explore our other pages on different schools and peruse some of our helpful background articles on essential details to look out for as you continue your school search.

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Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

#1 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania is a mid-sized public college located in Slippery Rock, PA ranked 63rd in Pennsylvania. It has a total of 8,432 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 70.65% acceptance rate. Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania offers 87 different majors and is best known for its Quality Control and Safety Technologies, Special Education and Teaching, and Recreational Therapy programs (nationally ranked 1st, 3rd, and 3rd respectively). With an annual tuition of $7,716 for students from Pennsylvania and $11,574 for those from out-of-state, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania is pretty inexpensive. 63.11% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, employment. After finishing college, alumni go on to take home approximately $41,700 per year, which is 0% greater than the national median.

Slippery Rock, PA

https://www.sru.edu

C+

Rating

71%

Acceptance

10,366

Students

#716

Ranking

$11,574

Tuition

Columbia Southern University

#2 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Columbia Southern University is a very large for-profit university located in Orange Beach, AL ranked 21st in Alabama. It has a total of 27,335 full-time undergraduate students. Columbia Southern University offers 49 different majors and is best known for its Quality Control and Safety Technologies, Fire Protection, and Emergency Medical Technology programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 9th, and 9th respectively). With an annual tuition of $5,520 per year, Columbia Southern University is very low-priced. 50.49% of students graduate moving on to the next stage of their lives, employment.

Orange Beach, AL

www.columbiasouthern.edu

C-

Rating

100%

Acceptance

37,306

Students

#2128

Ranking

$5,520

Tuition

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach

#3 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach is a mid-sized private college located in Daytona Beach, FL ranked 12th in Florida. It has a total of 6,387 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 60.94% acceptance rate. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach offers 46 different majors and is best known for its Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, Air Transportation, and Homeland Security programs (nationally ranked 1st, 2nd, and 3rd respectively). With an annual tuition of $35,424 per year, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach is somewhat moderately high-priced. 40.76% of students graduate beginning the next chapter of their lives, employment. After finishing college, alumni go on to make approximately $66,200 per year, which is 59% over the national median.

Daytona Beach, FL

daytonabeach.erau.edu/

B+

Rating

61%

Acceptance

7,156

Students

#336

Ranking

$35,424

Tuition

Waldorf University

#4 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Waldorf University is a small for-profit institution located in Forest City, IA ranked 31st in Iowa. It has a total of 3,906 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 66.14% of applicants. Waldorf University offers 49 different majors and is best known for its Quality Control and Safety Technologies, Fire Protection, and Homeland Security programs (nationally ranked 4th, 13th, and 22nd respectively). With an annual tuition of $21,196 per year, Waldorf University is reasonably expensive. 43.7% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, employment. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to bring in about $37,800 per year, which is 9% under the national median.

Forest City, IA

www.waldorf.edu

C

Rating

66%

Acceptance

4,631

Students

#1832

Ranking

$21,196

Tuition

Keene State College

#5 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Keene State College is a small public college located in Keene, NH ranked 9th in New Hampshire. It has a total of 3,757 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting 88.39% of applicants. Keene State College offers 83 different majors and is best known for its Quality Control and Safety Technologies, Science Teacher Education, and Commercial and Advertising Art programs (nationally ranked 5th, 23rd, and 26th respectively). With an annual tuition of $11,754 for students from New Hampshire and $20,942 for those from out-of-state, Keene State College is somewhat moderately expensive. 62.08% of students graduate moving on to the next chapter of their lives, employment. After finishing college, alumni go on to bring in near $42,400 per year, which is 2% above the national median.

Keene, NH

www.keene.edu

C+

Rating

88%

Acceptance

3,896

Students

#1213

Ranking

$20,942

Tuition

Southeastern Oklahoma State University

#6 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Southeastern Oklahoma State University is a mid-sized public college located in Durant, OK ranked 19th in Oklahoma. It has a total of 3,663 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, with a 73.72% acceptance rate. Southeastern Oklahoma State University offers 56 different majors and is best known for its Mechanic and Repair Technologies and Quality Control and Safety Technologies programs, which are respectively ranked 5th and 6th in America. With an annual tuition of $6,240 for students from Oklahoma and $14,880 for those from out-of-state, Southeastern Oklahoma State University is moderately priced. 33.89% of students graduate beginning the next chapter of their lives, entering the labor force. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to earn more or less $35,800 per year, which is 14% under the national median.

Durant, OK

www.se.edu

C

Rating

74%

Acceptance

5,698

Students

#1676

Ranking

$14,880

Tuition

Murray State University

#7 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Murray State University is a mid-sized public institution located in Murray, KY ranked 11th in Kentucky. It has a total of 8,861 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting 82.39% of applicants. Murray State University offers 126 different majors and is best known for its Civil Engineering Technologies, Veterinary Technology, and Quality Control and Safety Technologies programs (nationally ranked 5th, 7th, and 7th respectively). With an annual tuition of $7,968 for students from Kentucky and $23,592 for those from out-of-state, Murray State University is somewhat moderately expensive. 47.9% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, working. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to earn around $37,100 per year, which is 11% below the national median.

Murray, KY

www.murraystate.edu

C

Rating

82%

Acceptance

10,714

Students

#1400

Ranking

$23,592

Tuition

University of Central Missouri

#8 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

University of Central Missouri is a large public college located in Warrensburg, MO ranked 21st in Missouri. It has a total of 12,375 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 65.03% of applicants. University of Central Missouri offers 153 different majors and is best known for its Quality Control and Safety Technologies, Commercial and Advertising Art, and Child Development programs (nationally ranked 8th, 21st, and 27th respectively). With an annual tuition of $7,050 for in-state students and $13,796 for those from out-of-state, University of Central Missouri is pretty cheap. 50.57% of students graduate ready to the next stage of their lives, joining the labor force. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to take home around $38,000 per year, which is 9% below the national median.

Warrensburg, MO

https://www.ucmo.edu

C+

Rating

65%

Acceptance

15,993

Students

#1084

Ranking

$13,796

Tuition

Millersville University of Pennsylvania

#10 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Millersville University of Pennsylvania is a mid-sized public institution located in Millersville, PA ranked 99th in Pennsylvania. It has a total of 7,659 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 79.27% of applicants. Millersville University of Pennsylvania offers 72 different majors and is best known for its Quality Control and Safety Technologies, Music Technology, and Industrial Production Technologies programs (nationally ranked 10th, 17th, and 26th respectively). With an annual tuition of $9,570 for students from Pennsylvania and $19,290 for those from out-of-state, Millersville University of Pennsylvania is reasonably priced. 52.08% of students graduate starting the next chapter of their lives, working. After finishing college, alumni go on to make approximately $43,500 per year, which is 5% above the national median.

Millersville, PA

www.millersville.edu

C+

Rating

79%

Acceptance

9,231

Students

#1151

Ranking

$19,290

Tuition

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

#11 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is a large public college located in Whitewater, WI ranked 17th in Wisconsin. It has a total of 13,367 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 78.93% of applicants. University of Wisconsin-Whitewater offers 80 different majors and is best known for its Business Teacher Education, Office Management and Supervision, and Quality Control and Safety Technologies programs (nationally ranked 5th, 6th, and 11th respectively). With an annual tuition of $6,519 for students from Wisconsin and $15,240 for those from out-of-state, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is moderately priced. 63.27% of students graduate moving on to the next stage of their lives, working. Open graduating, alumni go on to make close to $42,600 per year, which is 3% above the national median.

Whitewater, WI

www.uww.edu

C+

Rating

79%

Acceptance

15,155

Students

#966

Ranking

$15,240

Tuition

Eastern Kentucky University

#12 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Eastern Kentucky University is a large public institution located in Richmond, KY ranked 25th in Kentucky. It has a total of 15,262 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting 93.83% of applicants. Eastern Kentucky University offers 161 different majors and is best known for its Forensic Chemistry, Technical Teacher Education, and Quality Control and Safety Technologies programs (nationally ranked 6th, 11th, and 12th respectively). With an annual tuition of $9,266 for in-state students and $19,338 for those from out-of-state, Eastern Kentucky University is reasonably priced. 44.7% of students graduate beginning the next stage of their lives, joining the workforce. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to earn approximately $36,100 per year, which is 13% below the national median.

Richmond, KY

www.eku.edu

C-

Rating

94%

Acceptance

18,481

Students

#2057

Ranking

$19,338

Tuition

Northeastern State University

#13 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Northeastern State University is a mid-sized public college located in Tahlequah, OK ranked 27th in Oklahoma. It has a total of 7,809 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting practically all applicants. Northeastern State University offers 94 different majors and is best known for its Quality Control and Safety Technologies and Homeland Security programs, which are respectively ranked 13th and 47th in the nation. With an annual tuition of $5,913 for in-state students and $14,313 for those from out-of-state, Northeastern State University is moderately priced. 42.95% of students graduate ready to the next phase of their lives, joining the workforce. After graduation, alumni go on to make close to $35,800 per year, which is 14% under the national median.

Tahlequah, OK

https://www.nsuok.edu

C-

Rating

100%

Acceptance

9,277

Students

#2216

Ranking

$14,313

Tuition

Central Washington University

#14 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Central Washington University is a large public college located in Ellensburg, WA ranked 18th in Washington. It has a total of 16,355 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting 84.92% of applicants. Central Washington University offers 302 different majors and is best known for its Pre-Nursing Studies, Retailing and Retail Operations, and Environmental Control Technologies programs (nationally ranked 2nd, 5th, and 13th respectively). With an annual tuition of $6,318 for in-state students and $21,999 for those from out-of-state, Central Washington University is somewhat moderately expensive. 56.1% of students graduate moving on to the next chapter of their lives, working. After finishing college, alumni go on to bring in close to $46,500 per year, which is 12% greater than the national median.

Ellensburg, WA

www.cwu.edu

C+

Rating

85%

Acceptance

17,678

Students

#908

Ranking

$21,999

Tuition

Jacksonville State University

#15 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Jacksonville State University is a mid-sized public institution located in Jacksonville, AL ranked 13th in Alabama. It has a total of 8,307 full-time undergraduate students and is not very competitive, accepting 54.79% of applicants. Jacksonville State University offers 73 different majors and is best known for its Quality Control and Safety Technologies, Respiratory Care Therapy, and Health and Wellness programs (nationally ranked 15th, 33rd, and 43rd respectively). With an annual tuition of $9,720 for in-state students and $19,440 for those from out-of-state, Jacksonville State University is moderately priced. 41.98% of students graduate ready to the next phase of their lives, working. After college, alumni go on to generate more or less $35,800 per year, which is 14% less than the national median.

Jacksonville, AL

www.jsu.edu/

C

Rating

55%

Acceptance

9,766

Students

#1451

Ranking

$19,440

Tuition

Grand Valley State University

#16 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Grand Valley State University is a very large public college located in Allendale, MI ranked 18th in Michigan. It has a total of 23,713 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting practically five sixths of applicants. Grand Valley State University offers 133 different majors and is best known for its Pre-Medical Studies, Quality Control and Safety Technologies, and Manufacturing Engineering programs (nationally ranked 12th, 16th, and 18th respectively). With an annual tuition of $12,860 for in-state students and $18,296 for those from out-of-state, Grand Valley State University is reasonably priced. 59.2% of students graduate moving on to the next phase of their lives, working. After finishing college, alumni go on to make about $42,800 per year, which is 3% over the national median.

Allendale, MI

www.gvsu.edu

C+

Rating

83%

Acceptance

27,752

Students

#869

Ranking

$18,296

Tuition

Southeastern Louisiana University

#17 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Southeastern Louisiana University is a large public institution located in Hammond, LA ranked 20th in Louisiana. It has a total of 16,116 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting 90.21% of applicants. Southeastern Louisiana University offers 68 different majors and is best known for its Quality Control and Safety Technologies, Human Sciences, and Industrial Production Technologies programs (nationally ranked 17th, 39th, and 44th respectively). With an annual tuition of $5,777 for in-state students and $18,255 for those from out-of-state, Southeastern Louisiana University is reasonably priced. 39.57% of students graduate starting the next chapter of their lives, working. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to earn approximately $37,200 per year, which is 10% below the national median.

Hammond, LA

www.southeastern.edu

C

Rating

90%

Acceptance

17,352

Students

#1663

Ranking

$18,255

Tuition

Pittsburg State University

#18 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Pittsburg State University is a mid-sized public institution located in Pittsburg, KS ranked 29th in Kansas. It has a total of 6,034 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, with a 95.55% acceptance rate. Pittsburg State University offers 102 different majors and is best known for its Technology Teacher Education, Home Economics Teacher Education, and Quality Control and Safety Technologies programs (nationally ranked 9th, 11th, and 18th respectively). With an annual tuition of $5,694 for in-state students and $17,038 for those from out-of-state, Pittsburg State University is moderately priced. 48.34% of students graduate moving on to the next chapter of their lives, joining the labor market. After college, alumni go on to earn more or less $39,400 per year, which is 5% less than the national median.

Pittsburg, KS

www.pittstate.edu

C

Rating

96%

Acceptance

8,009

Students

#1505

Ranking

$17,038

Tuition

University of Houston-Downtown

#19 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

University of Houston-Downtown is a large public institution located in Houston, TX ranked 95th in Texas. It has a total of 15,482 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting 88.68% of applicants. University of Houston-Downtown offers 53 different majors and is best known for its Computer Engineering Technologies, Quality Control and Safety Technologies, and Civil Engineering Technologies programs (nationally ranked 18th, 19th, and 21st respectively). With an annual tuition of $5,592 for students from Texas and $15,720 for those from out-of-state, University of Houston-Downtown is reasonably priced. 38.03% of students graduate beginning the next phase of their lives, joining the labor force. After finishing their studies, alumni go on to make close to $45,000 per year, which is 8% greater than the national median.

Houston, TX

www.uhd.edu

C

Rating

89%

Acceptance

17,682

Students

#1759

Ranking

$15,720

Tuition

Indiana State University

#20 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Indiana State University is a large public university located in Terre Haute, IN ranked 41st in Indiana. It has a total of 12,730 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting a bit greater than eight out of nine applicants. Indiana State University offers 165 different majors and is best known for its Trade and Industrial Teacher Education, Community Health Services, and Civil Engineering Technologies programs (nationally ranked 8th, 13th, and 19th respectively). With an annual tuition of $9,036 for in-state students and $19,960 for those from out-of-state, Indiana State University is reasonably priced. 38.31% of students graduate moving on to the next phase of their lives, employment. After graduation, alumni go on to bring home close to $39,000 per year, which is 6% less than the national median.

Terre Haute, IN

https://www.indstate.edu

C-

Rating

90%

Acceptance

15,388

Students

#1998

Ranking

$19,960

Tuition

Marshall University

#21 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Marshall University is a large public college located in Huntington, WV ranked 13th in West Virginia. It has a total of 11,195 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, accepting 86.89% of applicants. Marshall University offers 166 different majors and is best known for its Systems Science and Theory, Quality Control and Safety Technologies, and Speech-Language Pathology programs (nationally ranked 11th, 21st, and 40th respectively). With an annual tuition of $7,190 for students from West Virginia and $18,044 for those from out-of-state, Marshall University is reasonably priced. 42.82% of students graduate ready to the next chapter of their lives, entering the labor force. Open graduating, alumni go on to draw roughly $35,600 per year, which is 14% less than the national median.

Huntington, WV

https://www.marshall.edu/

C-

Rating

87%

Acceptance

16,452

Students

#1957

Ranking

$18,044

Tuition

Fairmont State University

#22 Best Colleges for Quality Control and Safety Technologies

Fairmont State University is a small public institution located in Fairmont, WV ranked 17th in West Virginia. It has a total of 3,911 full-time undergraduate students and is not competitive, with a 85.36% acceptance rate. Fairmont State University offers 47 different majors and is best known for its Civil Engineering Technologies and Quality Control and Safety Technologies programs, which are respectively ranked 10th and 22nd in the US. With an annual tuition of $5,888 for in-state students and $14,752 for those from out-of-state, Fairmont State University is moderately priced. 36.72% of students graduate starting the next stage of their lives, working. After college, alumni go on to take in around $33,000 per year, which is 21% below the national median.

Fairmont, WV

https://www.fairmontstate.edu/

D+

Rating

85%

Acceptance

4,199

Students

#2334

Ranking

$14,752

Tuition