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Bluefield College can be found in Bluefield, VA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Bluefield College has only about 700 enrolled students, which allows them to offer smaller classes.
Most of the students accepted into this school had an SAT score within the range of 800 - 1010, or got accepted with an ACT score between 16 - 21. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Bluefield College average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.71 - 3.04. This school has an acceptance rate of about 57% with 20% of applicants choosing to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at bluefield.edu.
Overall Bluefield College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Bluefield College was reported as 57.3% in Fall 2013 with over 1,040 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.
Accepted Applicants Profile
- ACT Scores: 16 - 21
- Average GPA: 2.71 - 3.04
How Hard Is It to Get into Bluefield College?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
The applicant selectivity of Bluefield College is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.
Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2016 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2016-2017 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Bluefield College has been getting much higher in the past few years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 40.6%
- 2010-2011: 46.9%
- 2011-2012: 48.8%
- 2012-2013: 53.2%
- 2013-2014: 57.3%
- Projected Acceptance Rate 2016-2017: 52.3%
How Does Bluefield College Compare?
The acceptance rate for Bluefield College is three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Emory & Henry College||65.7%|
|Virginia Intermont College||96.5%|
|Alice Lloyd College||37.6%|
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Required
- High School Class Rankings are Required
- School Records are Required
- Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
- TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required
Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Bluefield College (Fall 2013)
|English||13 - 21|
|Math||16 - 23|
|Composite Score||16 - 21|