UC Enrollment Grows
Taking over Mountain State University seems to have had an impact on the University of Charleston. The school announced recently it has its highest enrollment in almost three decades. There are about 1,300 students are taking classes at the main campus, plus the new satellite campuses known now as UC Beckley and UC-Martinsburg. There are also about 500 students taking classes online. School officials said they hope to see enrollment at the school's new Beckley campus double over the next year or so.