Bluefield College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

3000 College Drive

Bluefield, VA 24605

(276) 326-4602

(800) 872-0175

Fax: (276) 326-4288

Contact: George Campbell

Director of Traditional Admissions
Main Address

3000 College Drive

Bluefield, VA 24605

(276) 326-3682

Total undergrads: 745

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 82

Degree-seeking undergrads: 730


Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: Free
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 53%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 63%

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General B
Design/Visual Communications B
Drama/Theater Arts B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music – Piano/Organ B
Music – Voice/Opera B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology B
Exercise Physiology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Business Administration/Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Communications Technologies

Graphic Communications B

Computer & Information Sciences

Information Technology B


Art Teacher Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Business Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Education – General B
Elementary Education B
English Teacher Education B
Health Teacher Education B
History Teacher Education B
Junior High Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Reading Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B


History – General B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences B


Mathematics – General B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Behavioral Sciences B

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Exercise Sciences B

Philosophy & Religion

Christian Studies B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B


Psychology – General B

Security & Protective Services

Forensic Technologies B
Law Enforcement Administration B
Police Science B

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Bible Studies B
Pre-Ministerial Studies B
Religious/Sacred Music B
Theology B
Youth Ministry B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Bluefield College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (276) 326-3682
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:
Address: 3000 College Avenue, Bluefield, VA 24605
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,156
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 32%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 320 (28% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $26,060
Out-of-state Tuition: $26,060
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 100%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $14,989

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Bluefield College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Bluefield College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 7
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 2
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Education 41
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 1
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 2
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 3
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2
Physical Sciences 1
Psychology 2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 1
Social Sciences 1
Theology and Religious Vocations 1
Visual and Performing Arts 5
Grand total 1381

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Bluefield College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $26,060
Out-of-state $26,060
Books and supplies $460

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $9,024
Out-of-state $9,024

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 208 100%
Grant or scholarship aid 208 100% $14,989
Student loan aid 171 82% $6,599

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 848 89% $12,905
Federal student loans 680 72% $7,278

Admissions & Enrollment

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Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,143 744 399
Percent admitted 100% 94% 97%
Percent admitted who enrolled 19% 23% 14%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Bluefield College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,156
Undergraduate enrollment 947
Graduate enrollment 209

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Bluefield College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
  • Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee
    • Baccalaureate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (BTEAC) - Baccalaureate programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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