Mr. Elliott of Wheeling, WV was the first president of the Elliott Commercial College established in Clarksburg.
Mr. George C. Finley became president of the college and changed the name to West Virginia Business College.
T.B. Cain became president and remained so until his death in the 1950’s.
Mrs. T.B. Cain became president and subsequently sold the college.
The college was sold several times until 1989, when it was purchased by its current ownership.
A branch was opened in Wheeling.
Wheeling became main campus.
West Virginia Business College is one of the oldest private colleges in West Virginia.