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Bluefield College Admissions

If you want to apply to Bluefield College, Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.

Applying Early to Bluefield College?

Bluefield College does not offer early decision or early action..

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

What's Most Important to Get In to Bluefield College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Bluefield College

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Class Rank Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Standardized Test Scores Considered

Bluefield College Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Bluefield College must submit the following items. Double check with Bluefield College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale) 2
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Bluefield College?

Students admitted to Bluefield College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.

Out of all students that were admitted, 74% submitted a class rank. At Bluefield College 6.3% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 23.8% were in the top 25% and 49% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Bluefield College, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 74%
3.75 and 3.99 23%
3.50 and 3.74 14%
3.25 and 3.49 14%
3.00 and 3.24 16%
2.50 and 2.9 19%
2.00 and 2.49 13%
Bluefield College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Bluefield College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2021, 58% of Bluefield College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 26% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Bluefield College?

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Bluefield College students scored 540 or higher and 75% of students scored 440 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Bluefield College students scored 542 or higher, and 75% scored a 440 or higher.

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What's a Good ACT Score for Bluefield College?

To be most competitive at Bluefield College, you should strive to earn between 17 and 21 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 21 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Bluefield College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 21, and three out of four students scored lower than 21 on the ACT.

A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Bluefield College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

Transferring to Bluefield CollegeTransfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Bluefield College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term

Bluefield College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Bluefield College?

Students who are admitted to Bluefield College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..

Does Bluefield College accept transfer credits?

Bluefield College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Bluefield College accepts:

CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit

Does Bluefield College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

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Do I have to submit test scores to Bluefield College?

Bluefield College. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

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Bluefield College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

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Bluefield College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Bluefield College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Bluefield College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Bluefield College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

17 - 21

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

21 and Above

Good

17 to 21

Avg

17 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Bluefield College is 19. Students with an ACT score of 21 and above have a good chance of getting into Bluefield College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 17 and 21 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 17 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Bluefield College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

450 - 540

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Reading SAT Range

440 - 542

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Bluefield College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.09

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Bluefield College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.09. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

965

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

76%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$27,870

Out-of-State

$27,870

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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