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Our Medical Assistants are multi-talented healthcare professionals, skilled in performing routine clinical and administrative procedures for healthcare settings such as physicianÂ’s offices and outpatient clinics.

Parkersburg WV Campus

110 Park Center Drive, Parkersburg, WV 26101 · 304-699-3005 Parkersburg WV WV Campus on Facebook

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Get directions to American National University's Parkersburg, WV Campus

Important campus information:

  • No tuition increase for diploma/undergraduate degree through June 2016
  • Blue Ribbon Grant for eligible military veterans/dependents awards up to $15,000
  • Workforce Development Grant - a matching grant to help offset the cost of tuition for eligible students. Awards up to $7,500 per year
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Details and History

Located near the Park Shopping Center, the Parkersburg campus is easily accessible from OH-7 (Belpre) US 50/WV-68, and I-77. The campus resides in an area that is poised for economic growth, enabling our graduates to explore career opportunities across many businesses.

American National University opened its Parkersburg campus in 2011. Since opening, the college has been helping working adults in the Mid-Ohio Valley area to achieve their education goals and is establishing a strong relationship with Wood County employers for its skilled graduates.

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American National University (ANU) is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) and offers degrees and diplomas in medical, business, and technology fields such as:

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Our Faculty

The key to our success is a faculty of industry-leading professionals.  Drawing on personal insights, our instructors provide students with a real-world perspective to prepare them for success in well-defined fields of employment.

At American National University we emphasize individual attention for our students, from enrollment to graduation with frequent and helpful faculty interaction every step of the way.  Our class sizes are smaller, with an average of 15:1 student-to-faculty ratio, allowing for one-on-one interaction with instructors.

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Career Services and Employer Partnerships

At American National University, the success of our students is always priority number one.

American National University knows that transitioning from being a student to becoming a working professional requires more than just a good education. At ANU, the process of helping you find great career opportunities begins long before you enter our doors. The academic leaders at ANU work with local employers to ensure that our programs align with careers of today and the future.

We will assist you with creating goals and exploring career options. No matter where you are in your career, you will always have access to the full range of services. Here are a few of the many services we offer:

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Map / Directions for Parkersburg WV, WV Campus

304-699-3005  •  Schedule a Visit  •  110 Park Center Drive, Parkersburg, WV 26101

Directions to the Parkersburg WV location:

Get directions to American National Unviersity's Parkersburg, WV Campus

From the northwest (Belpre, OH): Take OH-7 across the Memorial Bridge into Parkersburg, then turn left at Murdoch Avenue. Make a left at Park Shopping Center and American National University will be on the right.

From the southwest (Blennerhasset/Lubeck WV): Follow US 50/WV-68 toward Nemesis Park. At the US 50/WV-68 split, stay on WV-68 (County Route 9) into Parkersburg. Turn left at Old US 50 (8th Street), continuing on to Murdoch Avenue. After approximately 1-¼ miles turn left at Park Shopping Center. American National University will be on the right.

From I-77: Take Exit 179 (Emerson Avenue Exit) towards Parkersburg. Follow Emerson Avenue to Murdoch Avenue and turn right (next to Verizon wireless) . Make a left onto Park Shopping Center Drive and follow to American National University on the right.