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1961

The Parkersburg branch of West Virginia University was founded in nearby Cedar Grove.

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1963

WVU at Parkersburg became the first of WVU's Appalachian Centers

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1967

WVU at Parkersburg awarded its first associate degrees

1971

WVU at Parkersburg separated from WVU to the state's first community college

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1973

WVU at Parkersburg Jackson County Center opened

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1974

WVU at Parkersburg enrollment was at 5,149 students

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1989

WVU at Parkersburg was re-affiliated with WVU

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1992

WVU at Parkersburg awarded its first BS degrees in business administration

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1993

WVU at Parkersburg awarded its first BS degrees in elementary education

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1999

The Caperton Center for Applied Technology was dedicated at WVU at Parkersburg

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2005

WVU at Parkersburg enrollment was 3,800

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