Bluefield State College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

219 Rock Street

Bluefield, WV 24701

(304) 327-4065

(800) 654-7798

Fax: (304) 325-7747



Contact: Kenny Mandeville

Director of Admissions
Main Address

219 Rock Street

Bluefield, WV 24701

(304) 327-4000

www.bluefieldstate.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,868

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 205

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,790

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 83%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 60%


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B

Education

Elementary Education B

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Engineering Technology A,B
Civil Engineering/Technology A,B
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,B
Mechanical Engineering Technology A,B
Mining B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A,B
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Humanities B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Biological/Physical Sciences B

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies B

Social Sciences

Social Sciences – General 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 State College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (304) 327-4000
Website: www.bluefieldstate.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online: https://bluefieldstate.edu/admissions/apply
Address: 219 Rock St, Bluefield, WV 24701
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,275
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 23%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 237 (19% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $7,056
Out-of-state Tuition: $13,536
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 98%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $6,875

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

Bluefield State College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Bluefield State College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 3
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1
Education 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 36
Health Professions and Related Programs 23
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Social Sciences 1
Grand total 519

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Bluefield State 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 $7,056
Out-of-state $13,536
Books and supplies $2,000

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

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 214 98%
Grant or scholarship aid 206 94% $6,875
Student loan aid 100 46% $5,897

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,080 78% $7,045
Federal student loans 759 55% $7,170

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Bluefield State College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Bluefield State College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 604 202 402
Percent admitted 100% 90% 97%
Percent admitted who enrolled 30% 34% 28%

Admissions Considerations

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

Bluefield State College Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 1,275
Undergraduate enrollment 1,275
Graduate enrollment 0

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 State College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
    • Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
    • Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools

*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. CollegeAtlas.org 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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