Campus Information

Dedicated to being Virginia's premier Christ-centered liberal arts college, preparing critical thinkers and transformational leaders to impact a changing world, Bluefield College offers a challenging, innovative academic and co-curricular experience within a climate of diverse Christian tradition.

In covenant with the Baptist General Association of Virginia, the college is committed to developing students' potential through academic excellence and the integration of faith, the liberal arts, career-oriented programs, and service to God and the global community.

Located in the beautiful Appalachian Mountains in southwestern Virginia and accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to offer baccalaureate degrees in 22 majors of study, including business, forensic science, graphic communication, criminal justice, teacher education, and Christian studies, Bluefield College is touted for its classroom technology, affordability, personalized instruction, and learning settings on the mission field and in countries abroad.

The college's fully-accredited Online Degree Program offers degree opportunities across the state in Criminal Justice, E-Business & Entrepreneurship, Early Childhood Education, Human Services, Management & Leadership, and RN-BSN Nursing.

At Bluefield College, your experience is not just about college. It's about destiny or a calling. It's about becoming the person you were created to be. It's about a challenge – a challenge to find your purpose in life and to achieve your personal best.

Quick Facts about Bluefield College
Location – Main Campus   Bluefield, Virginia in Southwestern Virginia
Other Regional Office Locations   Roanoke, Virginia 
Richmond, Virginia
Mailing Addresses   Main Campus 
3000 College Drive 
Bluefield, Virginia 24605 

Roanoke Office 
108 N. Jefferson Street, Suites 513, 514
Roanoke, Virginia 24016 

Richmond Office 
One Paragon Place
6800 Paragon Place, Suite 620
Richmond, VA 23230
Main Telephone Numbers   Main Campus – Bluefield: 800.872.0175  •  800.872.0176
Roanoke Regional Office: 800.817.3554 
Richmond Regional Office: 866.870.0293
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Date Founded   1922
Student:Faculty Ratio   11:1
Percentage of Faculty with Doctorate Degrees   61 Percent
Number of Majors   22
Accrediting Agency   Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
Athletic Affiliation   Appalachian Athletic Conference of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)
Mascot   Ram
Annual Tuition and Fees   See Annual Tuition and Fees.
Annual Room and Board   See Annual Room and Board.
Property/Facilities   Bluefield College sits on 82 acres of land and consists of 14 buildings.
Economic Impact   $14.5 million economic impact on the surrounding area.
Employees   93 full-time, 62 part-time
Student Financial Aid   BC distributes financial aid to more than 94 percent of its students.
Technology   One computer for every 3.5 students; 15 computer labs; Internet access in all residence halls, 14 SMART classrooms, and one video conferencing/distance learning facility.
Library Services   Over 50 electronic databases, over 16,000 online and print magazines & journals, over 63,000 e-books and 40,000+ print books.
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