This nontraditional degree program is designed specifically for adult students looking to earn a baccalaureate degree.
Typical students have earned some college credit but have not yet earned a degree due to work obligations or other responsibilities. As you progress through this unique and flexible program, which requires no major or minor, you can earn an interest in an area of specification (such as Psychology, Business or Criminal Justice).
For more information on the RBA program, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
In order to apply, you must have completed your high school diploma at least 4 years prior to enrollment.
If you are new to Bluefield State College, here’s what you’ll need to submit to the Admissions Office:
If you are a transfer student (or a former Bluefield State College student) without an accredited baccalaureate degree, here’s what you need to do:
The RBA office will work with you to develop a course of study that is based on your individual goals and needs.
The Regents Bachelor of Arts degree program requires 120 credit hours including the following:
Communication—choose 6 hours of coursework from the following options:
Humanities—choose 6 hours of coursework from the following categories:
Natural Sciences—choose 6 hours of coursework from the following categories:
Social Sciences—choose 6 hours of coursework from the following categories:
Mathematical or Computer Applications—choose 3 hours of coursework from the following categories:
General Studies—choose 9 hours of electives
There are several ways that work experience or credits earned from other institutions can be applied to this program. Our office staff will work directly with you to evaluate your specific needs and experience. Here are a few ways that you can earn credit: