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 inSPIRE Online Degree Program for adults offers degree opportunities across the state in management, criminal justice, behavioral science, and 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.
Bluefield College will be a nationally recognized Christ-centered liberal arts college, preparing innovative learners and transformational leaders to impact the world.
Our Core Values
We are a Christ-centered learning community and affirm our Baptist identity.
We develop students’ potential through academic excellence and the intentional integration of faith, the liberal arts and professional studies.
We create a caring community characterized by respect, support and encouragement for each member of our College community.
We believe passionately in service above self and prepare compassionate, globally-minded students who impact their world.
Bluefield College is a Christ-centered liberal arts college in covenant with the Baptist General Association of Virginia. We offer a challenging academic experience within a diverse Christian environment. Our academic and co-curricular programs transform students’ lives by integrating liberal arts with career-oriented studies and service to God and the global community. We are committed to graduating students who think critically, communicate effectively, and adapt readily to a changing world.
|Location - Main Campus||Bluefield, Virginia in Southwestern Virginia|
|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|
|Percentage of Faculty with Doctorate Degrees||61 Percent|
|Number of Majors||22|
|Accrediting Agency||Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)|
|Athletic Affiliation||Mid-South Conference|
|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 conferenceing/distance learning facility.|
|Library Services||Over 50 electronic databases, over 16,000 online and print magazines & journals, over 63,000 ebooks and 40,000+ print books.|