Bluefield State College
Bluefield, WV 24701
Located in Bluefield, West Virginia, Bluefield State College is a public institution that offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.
The institution is part of West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission that operates 10 campuses in Bluefield, Fairmont, Buckhannon, Charleston, Huntington, Eleanor, Shepherdstown, Clarksburg, Morgantown, Keyser.
The total number of students who applied in FALL 2016 was 653 and 544 students were accepted.
|Campus LocaleTown: Distant|
|Student to Faculty Ratio-|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|Business ModelNot for Profit|
|On Campus Housing-|
Available Nursing Programs
ADN (2014 NCLEX passrate: 80%)
The Bluefield State College School of Nursing offers a range of qualifications in Nursing. The program is accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission and the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.
The Nursing school accepts students once a year on a limited admissions basis in line with the requirements of accreditation.
Applications for admission in the Associate Degree in Nursing Program in the fall semester are accepted between the 1st of September to the 15th of December and the file must be completed by the 31st of January of the year of admission.
Applications for the BSN program are accepted from the 1st of September and the 1st of March.
Program requirements for students accepted into the program:
Students are expected to take responsibility for transportation between the college and healthcare facilities at which clinical practice will be offered.
RN to BSN
NCLEX-RN Passrate History
NCLEX-RN passrate history of Bluefield State College as reported by West Virginia state board of nursing.
Nearby Nursing Schools
The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Bluefield State College
Wyoming County Vocational Technical Center
27.39 miles away
Summers County Career Center
33.66 miles away
38.76 miles away
Buchanan County Public Schools
42.72 miles away
Washington County Public Schools
54.6 miles away
Greenbrier County School of Practical Nursing
54.69 miles away
Logan Mingo School of Practical Nursing
57.75 miles away
Mingo County Vocational Center
60.33 miles away
West Virginia University Institute of Technology
63.2 miles away
The University of Virginia's College at Wise
75.65 miles away
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission|
01/01/1951 - Current
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
01/01/1978 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels|
10/14/1997 - Current
|SAT: Critical Reading420 to 530|
|SAT: Math450 to 540|
|ACT Composite17 to 22|
|Secondary school GPA Required|
|Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended|
|Secondary school record Required|
|Completion of college-preparatory program Recommended|
|Recommendations Neither required nor recommended|
|Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended|
|Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) Required|
|Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) Neither required nor recommended|
Cost (Net Price)
$8,560Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
|Less than 30k$7,119|
|30k to 48k$8,772|
|48k to 75k$9,238|
|75k to 110k$13,131|
Financial Aid & Loan
Any grant or scholarship aid
Federal Student Loans
Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
American Indian or Alaska Native
Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)
Applicants who are registered nurses must have a current license to practice as an RN, have more than a high school diploma and be currently enrolled in an undergraduate nursing degree program [...]
Applicant must be a Charleston, WV resident enrolled as a full time student in an accredited nursing program in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.
Applicant must be a West Virginia resident enrolled full time at an accredited college or university, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, and demonstrate good moral character. Preference given to [...]
Applicant must be a graduating senior of Logan High School who plans to enroll in a field of study in registered nursing from an accredited college in West Virginia. Minimum 2.5 GPA and [...]
Applicant must be a resident of West Virginia; preference will be given to Jackson County residents. Applicant must be planning to major in the fields of library science, nursing, or [...]
Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and West Virginia state board of nursing