1,362
Students
Financial aid thermometer
3,500
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
83
83%
Acceptance Rate
Small town
Setting
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Overview

Bluefield State College is a 4-year institution located in Bluefield, WV, in a small town setting.

Location & Contact

Address 219 Rock Street
Bluefield, WV  24701-2198
United States
Contact Phone: 304-327-4000

Majors & Degrees

Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Electrical, Electronic And Communications Engineering Technology Checkmark Checkmark
Mechanical Engineering/mechanical Technology Checkmark Checkmark
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Security And Protective Services Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

653
Applied
544
Accepted
1,362
Enrolled
83%
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Female Admissions

429
Females Applied
360
Females Accepted
84%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

224
Males Applied
184
Males Accepted
82%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

0
Application Fee
3.34
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 17 22

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,056
In-state
13,536
Out-of-state
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Adults
Senior Citizens

Financial Aid

3,500
Avg. Financial Aid Package
3,300
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
8,000
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,250
Avg. Loan Aid
850
Avg. Grant Aid
3,700
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
91% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
67%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
13%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,362
Total undergrad students
2%
International Students
2%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0.98%
Black or African American 7.63%
White or Caucasian 86.17%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.23%
Asian 0.76%
Two or more races 2.12%

Gender

Male (38.18%)
Female (61.82%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 2 Checkmark
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading No No No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football Checkmark No No
Golf No Division 2 Checkmark
Soccer Checkmark No No
Softball No No No
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 2 Checkmark
Cheerleading No Division 2 No
Cross-country Running No Division 2 Checkmark
Football No No No
Golf No No No
Soccer No No No
Softball No Division 2 Checkmark
Swimming And Diving Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis No Division 2 Checkmark
Volleyball Checkmark No No
Water Polo Checkmark No No

Faculty

117
Total Faculty
13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 75
Part-time - 42
Male - 58
Female - 59