Bluefield State College

Acceptance Rate 96.86 %
SAT Average 995
2023 Tuition & Fees $17,030
Student Population 1,358
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,181

Academic Overview

Bluefield State College is a public, four-years institute located in Bluefield, West Virginia. It is a Baccalaureate College - Diverse Fields by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Bachelor's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $9,839 for West Virginia residents and $17,030 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $9,840 for West Virginia residents and $17,030 for out-of-state students.
The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 1,358 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 96.86% and the graduation rate is 32% last year.
The salary after graduation from Bluefield State College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $31,900. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, Bluefield State's tuition & fees is $9,839 for West Virginia residents and $17,030 for non-residents.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
West Virginia ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at Bluefield State. The acceptance rate of Bluefield State is 96.86% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 35.06%. The average graduation rate is 32% and the transfer-out rate is 10%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,181 and 76% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 1,358 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Bluefield State College is 96.86 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Bluefield State College is 32 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Bluefield State College is 10 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Bluefield State College is 61 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Bluefield State College is 1,358
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Bluefield State College is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,181 at Bluefield State College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address219 Rock Street, Bluefield, WV 24701-2198
Online Applicationhttps://bluefieldstate.edu/admissions/apply
Financial Aidhttps://bluefieldstate.edu/tuition/financial-aid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://bluefieldstate.edu/sites/default/files/userfiles/tuition/netpricecalculator/npcalc.htm
Veterans Tuitionhttps://bluefieldstate.edu/resources/registrars-office/veterans
Disability Servicehttps://bluefieldstate.edu/resources/student-support-services/services

Offered Degrees

Bluefield State offers 23 major programs through online and on-site education where 2 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Associate's Degree50
Bachelor's Degree162

Special Learning Opportunities

Bluefield State College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:176)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,800)

Veterans Benefits

Bluefield State College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges