Arts & Sciences Division

Welcome to the Arts & Sciences Division.

Start here, finish there. We offer flexible paths for you to earn your associate and bachelor’s degree. These programs will prepare you to enter a career after graduation or provide the academic foundation to continue your graduate or professional studies. This division includes our associate degrees in art and science, as well as the Board of Governors Associate of Applied Science and the Regents Bachelor of Arts.

Jared Gump


Before coming to WVU Parkersburg, Dr. Jared Gump worked 11 years as a research physicist for the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head Division. Dr. Gump holds a Doctor of Philosophy in Physics from The Ohio State University and a Bachelor of Science in Physics and Bachelor of Arts in French from West Virginia University.