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Free Income Tax Assistance Free income tax preparation assistance for low-to moderate income individuals, the unemployed, older individuals, and students will be offered again this year at Bluefield State College (BSC).


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Facilities Master Plan Bluefield State College's Campus Facilities Master Plan as submitted to the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission in March 2015.
School of Nursing & Allied Health   The School of Nursing and Allied Health offers degrees in nursing and radiologic technology. Programs offered include: baccalaureate and associate degrees in nursing, baccalaureate in radiologic sciences, and the associate degree in radiologic technology.


 
The W. Paul Cole, Jr. School of Business The nationally accredited W. Paul Cole, Jr. School of Business offers a B.S. degree in Accountancy, a B.S. degree in Business Administration (with majors/minors in Accounting, Management and Marketing) and a B.S. degree in Health Services Management.

 
School of Engineering Technology & Computer Science The engineering technology programs offer associate and baccalaureate degrees in a variety of technological fields. Associate degrees may be earned in architectural, civil, electrical, and mechanical engineering technology.

School of Education The School of Education offers Bachelor of Science degrees in Elementary Education (K-6) or Early/Middle Education. The program prepares graduates to teach at the Elementary (K-6) grade level and/or the Middle School (5-9) grade level in one of four required areas of specialization: English/Language Arts, Mathematics, General Science, and Social Studies.

School of Engineering Technology & Computer Science Students graduating with a B.S. in Computer Science are prepared for positions as systems analysts, software designers, network professionals, and webmasters depending on the education path taken.

School of Arts & Sciences
The School of Arts and Sciences offers courses in art, biology, chemistry, criminal justice, English, French, geography, geology, history, humanities, journalism, mathematics, music, natural science, physical science, physics, political science, psychology, social science, sociology, Spanish, and speech.


Bluefield State College Bluefield State College was established as a black teachers college by an act of the West Virginia Legislature in 1895 and was integrated after 1954. By the 1960's the College had a comprehensive four-year program of teacher education, arts and sciences, and engineering technology. Gradually a variety of two-year technical programs evolved in response to local needs.

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Categories 2007

BLUEFIELD STATE COLLEGE
SPECIAL BOARD OF GOVERNORS
June 6, 2007


Members Present: Dr. Louis Aikens, Mr. John Shott, Ms. Gloria Stephens, Mr. Larry Morhous (via conference phone), Mr. Norris Kantor, Mr. Jeffrey Forlines, Ms. Anne Crowe, The Reverend James Palmer, III, Dr. Lyn Guy (via conference phone), Mr. Daniel Frost, Mr. Kevin Pruitt, Dr. Norman Mirsky 
Guests Present: Dr. Albert Walker, Mr. John Cardwell, Mr. Jim Nelson, Dr. Don Smith, Ms. Shelia Johnson, Ms. Dedriell Taylor

Call to Order
Chairman Norris Kantor called the meeting to order at 4:00 p.m. in the Bluefield State College Conley Hall Conference Room. Mr. Kantor announced that the Memorandum of Agreement between New River Community and Technical College and Bluefield State College will not be discussed at this meeting but will be addressed at the regular BOG meeting in June.  Mr. Kantor informed the group that the only topic for discussion will be a personnel matter to be discussed in Executive Session and to vote on the President’s contract. A motion was made (DFrost/KPruitt) to go into Executive Session. Motion carried.
Executive Session
Motion was made (DFrost/KPruitt) to return to regular session. Motion carried.
A motion was made (LAikens/LGuy) to establish a screening committee to develop criteria for the functioning of the President. Dr. Guy stated that the wording and the make-up of the committee should be as discussed in the Executive Session. Mr. Kantor informed the group that the make-up of the committee will be a staff representative, faculty representative, student representative, and at least two Board representatives. Motion carried. Those appointed to the committee were Dr. Norman Mirsky, Mr. Jeffrey Forlines, Mr. Daniel Frost, Mr. Kevin Pruitt, and Ms. Gloria Stephens, and Ms. Angela Lambert.
A motion was made (LAikens/JShott) to offer the President a two year contract providing time for addressing the issues that are raised by the evaluating committee. Motion carried.
Mr. Forlines stated that the appointed committee will present a report at each regular meeting of the Board.  The group discussed the need to discuss the guidelines before the written contract is done. Ms. Johnson informed the group that the President’s contract must be submitted to HEPC in July to be discussed in the August meeting.
With no further business to discuss, the meeting was adjourned.

Respectfully submitted,
Anita Barilla

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