Find Nursing Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Bluefield College

Find Schools Near

Bluefield College Nursing Programs

Bluefield College is a private not-for-profit institution situated in Bluefield, Virginia. Bluefield is a good match for students who enjoy small-town life.

$29,132 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
72% Acceptance Rate

Where Is Bluefield College?


Contact details for Bluefield College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 3000 College Avenue, Bluefield, VA 24605
Phone: 276-326-3682

How Do I Get Into Bluefield College?

You can apply to Bluefield College online at:

Admission Requirements for Bluefield College

Submission Required?
High School GPA Required
High School Rank Required
High School Transcript Required
College Prep Program Recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
SAT or ACT Scores Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL Required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Bluefield College?

72% Acceptance Rate
41% Of Accepted Are Women
With an acceptance rate of 72%, Bluefield College may not be as selective as some schools, but you should not take admittance for granted. Be sure to submit the best application you can.

Approximately 59% of accepted students are men and 41% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 75%, and the acceptance rate for women is 68%.

Can I Afford Bluefield College?

$29,132 Net Price
75% Take Out Loans
3.4% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Bluefield College is $29,132. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Bluefield College, approximately 75% of students took out student loans averaging $5,881 a year. That adds up to $23,524 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Bluefield College is 3.4%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Bluefield College Undergraduate Student Diversity

632 Full-Time Undergraduates
47% Women
28% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 718 undergraduate students at Bluefield College, with 632 being full-time and 86 being part-time.


There are also 230 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 632 full-time undergraduates at Bluefield College, 53% are male and 47% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Bluefield College students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 1
Black or African American 114
Hispanic or Latino 20
White 384
International Students 17
Other Races/Ethnicities 96

Geographic Diversity

Virginia students aren't the only ones who study at Bluefield College. At this time, 15 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 27 countries are represented at Bluefield College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Canada, Brazil, and Germany.

Online Learning at Bluefield College

382 Took All Classes Online
680 Took At Least One Class Online
6.7% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2020-2021, 680 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Bluefield College has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 5th most popular in Virginia for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2020-2021.

Online Growth Rankings of Bluefield College

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Bluefield College was 6.7%. This is the #1,050 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Bluefield College regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Nursing Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited nursing schools across the U.S.