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Bluefield State College


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Bluefield State College
219 Rock St, Bluefield, WV 24701
General Information304-327-4000
TypePublic, 4-year or above
Awards OfferedAssociate's degree, Bachelor's degree
Campus SettingRural, Fringe
Campus HousingNo
Student Population 2,063 (2,063 undergraduate)
Student-to-Faculty Ratio17 to 1

Mission Statement

The mission of Bluefield State College is to provide students an affordable- accessible opportunity for public higher education. An historically black institution- Bluefield State College prepares students for diverse professions- graduate study- informed citizenship- community involvement- and public service in an ever-changing global society. The College demonstrates its commitment to the student’s intellectual- personal- ethical- and cultural development by providing a dedicated faculty and staff- quality educational programs- and strong student support services in a nurturing environment.
Special Learning Opportunities Religious Affiliation
Teacher certification Not applicable
Student Services Undergraduates registered as students with disabilities
Remedial service
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
3 percent or less
Credit Accepted Historically Black College or University
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement credits
Faculty and Graduate Assistants Full-timePart-time
Total Faculty 7970
Instructional 7970
Research and Public Service 00
Total Graduate Assistants -0
Instructional -0
Research and Public Service -0