Mountain State University, located in Beckley, W.Va., offers a variety of academic and extracurricular programs to students through its campuses. It provides a wide range of undergraduate, graduate and continuing education programs. Its curriculum includes chemistry, communication, English, science, geology, international studies, philosophy, physics, mathematics, media arts, computer networking, criminal justice, and culinary arts. It has various academic departments, such as classroom educational technology, electronic engineering, biology and genetics. The university organizes various events and activities that include fund-raising activities, contributions and donations. It additionally provides services, such as transportation, housing, job placement and food. The university s library has a large collection of books, guides and articles reserves, circulations, government documents, reference and instruction notes, and information technology reserves.