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About the Guide

This guide is designed to showcase the various research-based graduate programs offered at West Virginia University, to explain the importance of WVU as an R1 status institution, and to highlight the importance of an education at a university that has a strong commitment to high-research activity.

In this guide, you’ll learn about:

  • What R1 institutions really are
  • The value of a research-heavy graduate program
  • What the benefits of attending an R1 university are
  • About WVU’s research achievements
  • And much more!


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