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Internet and Games: Career and Education Opportunities in West Virginia

Internet and Games: From the Web to XBox, Internet and Gaming professionals work to make our online experiences both enjoyable and engaging. From setting up sites to creating new experiences, they craft the interactions of the future.

West Virginia
West Virginia photo by the U.S. Dept. of Transportation

West Virginia has a population of 1,819,777, which has grown by 0.63% over the past 10 years. Nicknamed the "Mountain State," West Virginia's capital and biggest city is Charleston. In 2008, there were a total of 934,944 jobs in West Virginia. The average annual income was $31,634 in 2008, up from $30,121 in 2007. The unemployment rate in West Virginia was 7.9% in 2009, which has grown by 3.6% since the previous year. Approximately 14.8% of West Virginia residents have college degrees, which is lower than the national average.

The top industries in West Virginia include bituminous coal underground mining, plastics material manufacturing, and pipeline transportation. Notable tourist attractions include the P A Denny, the Robert C Byrd Health Sciences C of W Vrgna Unvrsty, and the Craik.

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Web Developer

Web Developers develop and design web applications and web sites. Web Developers need to read and understand what has been read. They also need to diagnose equipment problems and failures.