University of Virginia at Wise
The University of Virginia at Wise is located on Hwy 23 45 minutes south of Pikeville.
- Covers the AA and AS general education degrees.
- General education requirementswith KCTCS equivalent course numbers--for most majors except these:
- Course equivalencies with KCTCS can be foundhere--look for the KYGUIDE document at the bottom of the paragraph. (This is the complete chart, not arranged by UVA degree or major requirements)
Students from the following Kentucky counties will qualify for reduced tuition at
The University of Virginia's College at Wise:
Bell, Breathitt, Floyd, Harlan, Knott, Leslie, Letcher, Magoffin, Perry and Pike. (KTAG)
--Example. In 2012-2013:(source)
- Non-resident tuition was $22,475 per year
- KTAG tuition was $14,224 per year for freshmen and sophomores
- KTAG tuition was $11,841 per year for juniors and seniors (making it smart to transfer with60transferrable semester hours)
- You must have a 2.2 overall college GPA; an admissions committee will review anyone with a 2.0-2.2 GPA. Students with <2.00 aren't admitted.
- A maximum of 62 semester hours will be accepted for transfer credit from 2-year colleges.
Application for admission(PDF)
Jamie T. Rose
Associate Director of Admissions
One College Ave
Wise, VA 24293