Know the Facts

You will know there is something different about Bluefield College from the minute you arrive on campus.

We are best known for our service-minded students, compassionate campus community, challenging academic experience, diverse Christian environment, global education, critically-acclaimed teacher education program, championship-contending athletic teams, and international-touring music and theatre ensembles. Check out the quick facts below to get an idea of what all Bluefield has to offer. More information resources are available from the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV).


About Bluefield College
Date Founded 1922
Church Affiliation Baptist
Accrediting Agency Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Degree Types Offered BS, BA, MA
Average Class Size 15
Student to Faculty Ratio 11:1
Percentage of Faculty with Doctorate Degrees 61%
Library Services Over 50 electronic databases, over 16,000 online and print magazines and journals, over 63,000 eBooks, and 40,000+ print books
Student Organizations 25
Athletic Affiliation NAIA Division I – Appalachian Athletic Conference
Mascot Ram
Annual Tuition and Fees See Annual Tuition and Fees.

Articulation Agreements

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