Dedicated to being Virginia’s premier Christ-centered Liberal Arts College, preparing innovative learners and transformational leaders to impact a changing world, Bluefield College offers a challenging academic and co-curricular experience within a climate of diverse Christian tradition.
Bluefield is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and masters degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Bluefield College.
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, Bluefield College boasts 44 academic offerings, 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 Online Degree Program for adults 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 exploring and finding your passion. Whether you have identified your passion or are looking for a place to discover it, Bluefield College is a place that is dedicated to your pursuit of passion.
We seek to graduate servant leaders who understand their life calling and transform the world.
Our Core Values
We are a community committed to Christ-centered learning and affirm our Baptist partnerships.
We are a community committed to academic excellence and life-long inquiry through the liberal arts and professional studies.
We are a community characterized by integrity, mutual respect, support and encouragement.
We are a compassionate, globally-minded community that serves to transform the world.
Bluefield College is an inclusive Christ-centered learning community developing transformational servant leaders.
|Location - Main Campus||Located in the scenic Appalachian Mountains of southwest Virginia, Bluefield is surrounded by stunning natural beauty and outdoor adventures in hiking, canoeing, skiing, rock-climbing, spelunking, and white-water rafting.|
|Other Regional Office Locations||Roanoke, Virginia
|Mailing Addresses||Main Campus
3000 College Drive
Bluefield, Virginia 24605
108 N. Jefferson Street, Suites 513, 514
Roanoke, Virginia 24016
Bluefield College – Richmond Center
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
|Web Address||www.bluefield.edu • www.bluefield.edu/online|
|Student to Faculty Ratio||11:1|
|Percentage of Faculty with Doctorate Degrees||61%|
|Accrediting Agency||Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)|
|Athletic Affiliation||NAIA Division I – Appalachian Athletic Conference|
|Annual Tuition and Fees||See Annual Tuition and Fees.|
|Students Receiving Financial Assistance||99%|
|Library Services||Over 50 electronic databases, over 16,000 online and print magazines and journals, over 63,000 e-books, and 40,000+ print books.|