Bluefield College Blog

Bluefield College is a Christ-centered college in covenant with the Baptist General Association of Virginia since its founding in 1922.

We are intentional with our commitment to the liberal arts tradition, while equipping students with the necessary creative, critical, and technical skills needed for a global economy. We are privileged to live and learn at the base of East River Mountain in beautiful Southwest Virginia. Creativity thrives. Thinking abounds. Skills are honed. Spiritually is nurtured and lives are changed. Come join us!

Want to change the future? Study in a Teacher Education Program

I’ve heard it said that ‘Teaching is the one profession that creates all other professions.’ Though the author of this truism is unknown, he/she couldn’t be more correct. Additionally, Henry Brooks Adams adds that ‘Teachers affect eternity; no one can tell where...

One Student's Plan to Succeed In College

My name is Tracey Parker and I am a sophomore here at Bluefield College. I came to Bluefield mainly because I was given the opportunity to play football. This was a blessing, because I really didn’t have the grades to play college football. Because of my grades I was forced to red shirt...

Why Choose A Sports Science Degree?

One of the more popular majors at Bluefield College is our Exercise and Sport Science Degree. This major includes three different concentrations: Sport Medicine Sport Management Sport Science: Teacher Licensure Because of our unique size, the Bluefield College Exercise and Sport Science...

A Christian College Enables You to Cultivate Your Faith

Throughout your college career you will have many different opportunities to cultivate your faith through various different student organizations, mission trips, devotionals and other small groups. Whether it is through organizations like Young Life, the Baptist Collegiate Ministries, small...

A Christian College Helps You Discover Your Passion

When going to college, some students don’t tend to think about what they are passionate about. They normally think about what job would make them the most money and they work toward that position. Is that something that they are passionate about? Perhaps so. However, for the ones who are...