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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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Business

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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Education

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

FUN FACTS


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: 12:1

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.

Groundbreaking Ceremony Celebrates the Return of Student Housing at BSC

A recent groundbreaking ceremony at the Harris-Jefferson Student Center parking lot marked the start of construction to restore student housing on Bluefield State College’s campus.

NEWS & EVENTS


BSC student Ryan Heimer Reaches Semifinals of WV College Business Plan Competition

BSC's Ryan Heimer Reaches Semifinal Round of West Virginia Collegiate Business Plan Competition

Posted: 12/06/19

Bluefield State College student Ryan Heimer has developed an innovative business plan that has been selected to advance into the semifinal round of the West Virginia Collegiate Business Plan Competition.

BSC Faculty Members Speak to James Monroe High Schools Students

Posted: 12/06/19

An audience of 450 James Monroe High School students and employees welcomed Bluefield State College faculty members Dr. Debjani Chakrabarti and Colin Cavell to its campus, December 3.  Dr. Chakrabarti, BSC Assistant Professor of Sociology, and Dr.…

 Richlands High School is pictured moments after receiving the championship trophy during the 7th annual Humanities Challenge at Bluefield State College.

Richlands High School Wins 2019 BSC Humanities Challenge

Posted: 12/06/19

Richlands High School won a suspense-filled title round match with Giles High School to win the championship trophy in the 7th annual Humanities Challenge at Bluefield State College.  The Richlands and Giles teams won several rounds of the…

BSC entrance to campus welcomes students, employees, and guests

BSC News Bits, Bytes, and Teasers--November 2019: A summary of news, achievements, and developments at Bluefield State College

Posted: 12/04/19

BSC News Bits, Bytes, and Teasers--November 2019: A summary of news, achievements, and developments at Bluefield State College

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