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PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY: Information and Messages about the Coronavirus

Last Updated: 5/22/2020 at 5:25 pm

Important Spring 2020 Commencement Information: Click Here to download the Coronavirus Exposure Form. The completion of this form is mandatory before anyone will be allowed to enter the stadium for the commencement ceremony.

Important BSC Students: Click here to request Federal CARE Act funding from Bluefield State College.  Please confirm your correct mailing address so funds can be mailed to you.

Important BSC Students: Click Here for Student Survey Regarding Online Instruction



School of Arts & Sciences

The largest school within Bluefield State, the School of Arts & Sciences offers four degree programs and several minors ranging from Humanities to Criminal Justice Administration.
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Arts & Sciences

School of Business

The W. Paul Cole, Jr. School of Business is the area's only nationally accredited business school. This school offers various career-centered programs designed to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to succeed in today's dynamic business world.
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School of Education

The Education school prepares students to be both informed teachers and gifted mentors at the elementary and middle school levels.
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School of Engineering Technology & Computer Science

The School of Engineering Technology & Computer Science equips students with a strong command of engineering principles as well as practical job-ready skills.
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Engineering Technology & Computer Science

School of Nursing & Allied Health

The mission of the Bluefield State College School of Nursing and Allied Health is to provide a quality, affordable and geographically accessible educational foundation for professions in nursing, a variety of imaging modalities and studies in allied health.
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Nursing & Allied Health


Top 15 Public College in the South / Second highest-ranked public college in West Virginia

Bluefield State College is a “top 15” public college in the South and second highest-ranked public college in West Virginia, according to the U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges”

Student to Faculty ratio: 14:1

Smaller Class Sizes means more dedicated, individualized attention from faculty.
Research shows that smaller class sizes contributes to increased student achievement.

BSC Wins Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition Championship

A student team from Bluefield State College received the Paul Lesco trophy as overall champion at the 26th annual IGVC. Teams representing more than 30 institutions of higher education from throughout the world competed in the event.

Bluefield State College Is Named “HBCU Institutional Leader” by the Fulbright Program

BSC Is Named “HBCU Institutional Leader” by the Fulbright Program

Bluefield State College is proud to be named a 2018-2019 Fulbright HBCU Institutional Leader by the Fulbright Program.

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Bluefield State College’s Spring 2020 Commencement Programs Will Take Place June 12-13 at Mitchell Stadium

Posted: 05/26/20

The persistence and academic achievements of Bluefield State College’s Class of 2020 will be celebrated during the College’s 2020 Commencement Exercises, June 12-13 at Mitchell Stadium. 

Nearly 300 Bluefield State College graduates…

Dr. Tesfaye Belay, BSC Professor of Biology

Biomedical Research Article Developed & Written by BSC Students and Faculty Member Published in Professional Scientific Journa

Posted: 05/26/20

An esteemed scientific journal has published a biomedical research article developed and written by Bluefield State College students and a BSC faculty member.  The article in PLOS ONE, a peer-reviewed open access publication, involved the…

Mother and Daughter Are Class of 2020 BSC School of Nursing Graduates

Posted: 05/21/20

Mother and Daughter Are Class of 2020 BSC School of Nursing Graduates

BSC Chapter/Kappa Delta Pi Teacher Education Society Inducts New Members

Posted: 05/15/20

The Bluefield State College chapter of Kappa Delta Pi (KDP) Teacher Education Honor Society inducted 8 new members during a recent virtual ceremony. Each year, BSC’s School of Education faculty nominate outstanding teacher candidates based on their…

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